Anthony Ogorek says transparency is the undergirding of a fiduciary relationship. It is the verification that you as a client need to determine that your advisor is truly working in your best interests. Hiding compensation undermines the trust that is essential in an advisory relationship.
Anthony Ogorek says habit is one of the primary coping mechanisms we use to navigate our increasingly complex world. Habits allow us to perform tasks without seemingly having to think about them. The trick is to know when we are really thinking, or just acting out of habit.