Are you a multicultural financial advisor? If you have one or more clients who are a different gender, age, religion, race or ethnicity than you, then the answer is yes. But more importantly¬óare you a multiculturally competent financial advisor?

Fifteen years ago, Robert Laura would have answered this question with an emphatic "of course!" The then-rookie financial advisor was, and still is, an intelligent, sensitive, well-educated and fair-minded guy. Robert was also a social worker in his previous career. Surely his training in the social sciences qualified him as multiculturally competent.

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