Maine Revised Statutes

§9752. Definitions

As used in this chapter, unless the context indicates otherwise, the following terms have the following meanings. [1985, c. 235, (NEW).]

1. Consumer.  "Consumer" means an individual.
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2. Financial planner.  "Financial planner" means a person who provides a variety of services, principally advisory in nature, to consumers with respect to management of financial resources based upon an analysis of individual consumer needs.
"Financial planner" includes, but is not limited to, those persons who designate themselves financial analysts, advisors, consultants or planners, financial management advisors, securities or investment analysts, estate planners or other such terms.
"Financial planner" does not include employees of financial institutions authorized to do business in this State, as defined in Title 9-B, section 131, subsection 17-A.
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3. Person.  "Person" means any individual, partnership, unincorporated organization, corporation or any employee or agent of a partnership, unincorporated organization or corporation.
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1985, c. 235, (NEW).