Subject: File Number S7-07-18: Stop financial advisers from sapping Americans' retirement savings
From: Thelma Athearn

Jun. 20, 2018

Jun 20, 2018

Securities and Exchange Commission

To the and Exchange Commission,

Eventually we all will need every penny invested or saved to live out
our lives
in relative comfort, never mind luxury! Those we trust must be

I'm counting on you to make a stronger rule that closes the loophole.
Americans who've worked hard to save for retirement deserve peace of
mind about their financial security.

We count on you to be trustworthy as well.  Thank you.

Thelma Athearn


Mrs. Thelma Athearn