Personal finance links: tax prep reviews February 24, 2016 Wednesday is all about personal finance here at Abnormal Returns. You can check out last week’s links including a look at the basics of life insurance. Financial advisory Why risk questionnaires often don't work. (nytimes.com) TweetPocketInstapaper Building and maintaining loyal of clients is a challenge. (thereformedbroker.com) TweetPocketInstapaper The future of financial advice is part human, part robot. (next.ft.com) TweetPocketInstapaper There is some regulatory uncertainty around robo-advisors. (kitces.com) TweetPocketInstapaper 4 steps to better engagement with female investors. (thinkadvisor.com) TweetPocketInstapaper Personal finance Having a financial plan is more important than the details. (awealthofcommonsense.com) TweetPocketInstapaper Why you should buy your home instead of rent. (businessinsider.com) TweetPocketInstapaper A review of the big three tax preparation software providers.* (nytimes.com) TweetPocketInstapaper Why we should open up the Federal Thrift Saving program to individuals with employer retirement programs. (slate.com) TweetPocketInstapaper Teachers spend an unnecessary amount on 403(b) fees. (tonyisola.com) TweetPocketInstapaper How to teach your children about money. (businessinsider.com) TweetPocketInstapaper *Links to: TurboTax and H&R Block. You can support Abnormal Returns by visiting Amazon, signing up for our daily newsletter or following us on StockTwits, Yahoo Finance and Twitter.