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July 29, 2016
Most states fail when it comes to health cost transparency
Only three states received a top grade for their health care price transparency.... Full Story
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July 29, 2016
Workers overwhelmed by health care decisions
A new study shows that Americans struggle with choosing an adequate health plan, in part to rising cost of care and the number of options currently offered.... Full Story
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July 29, 2016
Americans’ financial satisfaction highest since 2007: CPA Group
But Brexit may increase the pain going forward.... Full Story
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July 28, 2016
Privacy breach costs Mississippi medical center $2.75 million
As another hospital jeopardizes sensitive patient information, the worry of cybersecurity in health care continues to grow.... Full Story
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July 28, 2016
State-run ACA exchanges face tough choices
With limited budgets, state ACA exchanges have little money to cover the cost of operating a state marketplace.... Full Story
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July 28, 2016
Study: 25-hour workweek healthiest
New research shows that employees are most productive when they work less than a "full-time" schedule.... Full Story
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July 27, 2016
Should health benefits be subject to same fiduciary standards as 401(k)s?
One person is making the case that health benefits should be designed for employees in a way that mimics fiduciary rules on retirement savings.... Full Story
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July 27, 2016
Sponsors of largest 401(k) plans separating asset management and recordkeeping
Using a separate asset manager's target-date funds rather than your recordkeeper's proprietary TDFs? You're not alone.... Full Story
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July 27, 2016
Retirement plan providers consider DOL fiduciary rule’s asset retention effects
Retirement plan service providers that strive to retain 401(k) plan participants as customers after retirement might be changing their call center procedures because of the fiduciary rule, but how will it affect their asset retention rates?... Full Story
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July 26, 2016
3 charged in $1 billion Medicare nursing home scam
This is the "largest single criminal health care fraud case ever brought against individuals by the Department of Justice.”... Full Story
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July 26, 2016
Big insurers likely to look to other mergers
Aetna and Anthem won't be deterred by the latest U.S. Department of Justice announcement regarding mega mergers.... Full Story
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July 26, 2016
Americans seek raises, even in retirement income
Americans are starting to wonder how they’ll get pay raises during retirement, a study shows.... Full Story
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July 26, 2016
QuoteShark appoints new vice president of sales
QuoteShark announced today that Ashleigh Rothhammer has joined the online marketing company as the new Vice President of Sales. Ms. Rothhammer brings to QuoteShark over 10 years of experience in both the marketing and insurance industries. ... Full Story
Press Release from QuoteShark

July 25, 2016
Employers may shift retirement plan resources
While monitoring fees and performance are important, employers are planning a greater focus on two other aspects of defined contribution plans.... Full Story
By BenefitsPro

July 25, 2016
Wells Fargo teams with Amazon to offer discounted student loans
The partnership will cut rates for loans by 0.5 percent if students sign up for the Amazon Prime membership program.... Full Story
By ThinkAdvisor

July 25, 2016
DOL overstepped its authority with fiduciary rule, U.S. Chamber tells judge
Investor attorneys' group challenges NAFA suit claim that DOL lacks authority to regulate IRAs.... Full Story
By ThinkAdvisor

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