BFC News

May202015

Elaine Bedel Honored with Hoosier Heritage Lifetime Achievement Award

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Elaine E. Bedel, CFP®, CEO and president of Indianapolis-based Bedel Financial Consulting, Inc., has been selected to receive the 2015 Hoosier Heritage Lifetime Achievement Award from Heritage Place of Indianapolis, Inc. {more}

May42015

Bedel Financial Welcomed Kathleen Passanisi, PD, CSP to our 2015 Ladies Luncheon

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Guest speaker Kathleen Passanisi taught us how to deal with life's stress with humor and how to Live By Design! {more}

Feb232015

Evan Bedel, CFP® featured in USA Today - Money

Posted By: Bedel Financial

USA Today's special article “There ought to be these retirement laws” featuring Evan Bedel, CFP® While federal and state policy makers are working hard to propose laws that would help those saving for retirement, many believe there is still much work to be done. Read on to see what laws Evan Bedel feels need to be enacted to enhance {more}

Dec12014

Ryan Collier featured in The Financial Times’ Financial Advisor IQ

Posted By: Bedel Financial

The Financial Times’ Financial Advisor IQ article “Safety Tips When Using Unconstrained Bond Funds” featuring Ryan Collier Unconstrained bond funds are enjoying increased popularity these days, due in part to talk of higher interest rates, as well as fear that long-term bonds will lose momentum. However, unconstrained bond funds, also {more}

Nov242014

Elaine Bedel - Opening Remarks at Schwab IMPACT 2014

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Elaine Bedel, CFP®, and Dave Crossman, CFA, attended the 2014 Schwab IMPACT Conference in Denver, Colorado in early November. This national event is an invitation-only professional conference attended by independent advisors to learn about key issues in the financial and investment industry as well as to discuss best-practices to better serve their {more}

Oct212014

Meredith Carbrey Featured in Women’s Fund Article

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Women’s Fund Article “Are You Financially Frugal? Tips from Female Financial Advisors” featuring Meredith Carbrey The definition of financial frugality can vary greatly from person to person. Each individual’s idea of being frugal is shaped by past experiences, present circumstances and future desires. For some, it might mean {more}

Oct212014

Bedel Employees Joined Indy DO Day Efforts!

Posted By: Bedel Financial

In support of Indy Do Day, the staff of Bedel Financial Consulting dedicated their day on October 2nd to help Wheeler Mission. They spent the day sorting and organizing the distribution center and Thrift Store on S. Madison Ave. in downtown Indianapolis. As a group, Bedel Financial provided a combined number of 50 hours helping this worthy cause. {more}

Sep232014

Evan Bedel, Finalist for Indy's Best & Brightest Under 40

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Junior Achievement of Central Indiana, Inc. announced its finalists for the 11th annual Indy’s Best and Brightest event. {more}

Aug12014

Bedel Financial Consulting Cited As One of Nation’s Most Elite Advisors

Posted By: Bedel Financial

In June 2014, Bedel Financial Consulting, Inc. was honored to be included in the inaugural edition of Financial Times' FT 300, a list of the nation's Top Registered Investment Advisors. More than 2,000 applicants were considered based on six criteria: amount of assets managed, growth rate of assets, years in business, compliance record, industry {more}

May12014

Elaine Bedel Speaks at University of Indianapolis

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Elaine Bedel Spoke to the Student Business Leadership Academy at University of Indianapolis Elaine was asked by Dr. Matthew Will, Director of External Relations and Associate Professor of Finance at the University of Indianapolis, to speak to the students of the Student Business Leadership Academy (SBLA). At the March 24th event, Elaine spoke of her {more}

May12014

Elaine Bedel featured in US News & World Report Article

Posted By: Bedel Financial

US News & World Report Article "How to Budget For Health Care Expenses in Retirement" featuring Elaine Bedel Should you plan on getting healthier once you retire, or is it smarter to work on wellness in advance? New research indicates that entering retirement in good health can result in a major cost savings: Those who retire in good health may need {more}

Mar52014

Elaine E. Bedel, CFP®, Honored as a Top Woman Entrepreneur Worldwide

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Elaine E. Bedel, CFP®, was a recipient of the 2014 Enterprising Women of the Year Award presented by Enterprising Women magazine on March 4, 2014. {more}

Feb132014

Elaine Bedel featured on WTHR's “Your Money” Wednesdays

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Be sure to tune into “Your Money,” featuring Elaine Bedel, on WTHR every Wednesday during the noon hour. During this feature, Elaine discusses a wide variety of relevant topics affecting financial planning on a broad scale, including planning for retirement; saving for college; paying down debt; planning for an emergency; tax, estate or {more}

Feb132014

Heart of Financial Planning Award

Posted By: FInancial Planning Association

Elaine Bedel honored with The Heart of Financial Planning Award by the Financial Planning Association at FPA Experience in October 2013 {more}

Feb132014

Elaine Bedel honored by the Girl Scouts of Central Indiana for Confidence

Posted By: Bedel Financial

Elaine Bedel honored by the Girl Scouts of Central Indiana at the Indiana Lieutenant Governor’s Leadership Luncheon on November 12, 2013 {more}