My husband and I have been reluctant to work with a financial adviser because my husband doesn't trust anyone. What questions should we ask to be sure that we're getting someone who is competent and reliable? -- Deb J., Maryland
For those who would give almost anything for a chance at superstardom, "American Idol" might be the entertainment industry's version of a Faustian bargain. Season 11 winner Phillip Phillips isn't going to let the deals he made as a precursor to his fame go unchallenged.