Financial Advisers Share the Best Financial Advice They’ve Ever Received

Some of our favorite advisers take a walk down memory lane to share with readers the financial advice that’s made a big difference in their lives.

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We at asked some financial advisers among our Building Wealth contributors and Kiplinger Advisor Collective members to share, in a few sentences, the best piece of financial advice they’ve been given over the years.

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Joyce Lamb
Contributed Content Editor for Building Wealth,

As Contributed Content Editor for the Building Wealth channel on, Joyce Lamb edits articles from hundreds of financial experts about retirement-planning strategies, including estate planning, taxes, personal finance, investing, charitable giving and more. She has 32 years of editing experience in business and features news, including 15 years in the Money section at USA Today.