Earlier this month, I attended the AICPA Personal Financial Planning Conference. Yup. CPAs dealing in the financial planning area. Guess where they held the conference? Right. Las Vegas. Where else, a monastery in Idaho?

Now, it seemed a bit strange to attend a seminar on structuring a financial plan for a client when not too many yards away, slots, crap tables, roulette wheels, and blackjack tables were humming along at a fever pitch. This was all in a huge complex known as Mandalay Bay where it took me literally 15 minutes to walk from my room to the conference site…all indoors. Hey, you want to know where the Weapons of Mass Destruction are? Look here.

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