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March 3, 2015
Top 5 states with the lowest uninsured rate
State by state, of course, uninsured rates still vary widely. Here are the top 5 states with the nation’s lowest uninsured rates. ... Full Story
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March 3, 2015
15 facts about women’s risky retirement outlook
Transamerica's Center for Retirement Studies says its latest survey once again shows women are at greater risk of failing to achieve a financially secure retirement...... Full Story
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March 3, 2015
Xerox private exchange reports positive outcomes
Clients using the RightOpt private exchange from Buck Consultants at Xerox say they're seeing an average year-over-year decrease in claim cost per employee of 3.7... ... Full Story
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March 3, 2015
Corporate pensions nudge up
The funding ratios of U.S. corporate plans is now in positive territory for 2015.... Full Story
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March 3, 2015
Many believe US faces retirement crisis
The National Institute of Retirement Security says the nation faces a $6.8 trillion deficit in retirement savings, with the problem especially grave for minority households....... Full Story
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March 3, 2015
Bill Gross: Hunker down for global currency war
It was actually the U.S. that fired the first shot in a currency war whose risks investors must mitigate through conservative investments, Janus' Gross warns.... Full Story
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March 3, 2015
Senate Appropriations Chair Mikulski to retire
Longest-serving woman in the Senate says she’ll spend the next two years “fighting” for constituents and plans to introduce a student loan debt bill.... Full Story
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March 2, 2015
5 things to know about SCOTUS subsidies case
Obamacare is back at the Supreme Court. On March 4, justices will begin hearing oral arguments on King vs. Burwell, a case that calls into... ... Full Story
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March 2, 2015
One more victory in long pension saga
A former automotive mogul and trustee to several pension plans has been banned from being a fiduciary by a federal judge and ordered to pay... ... Full Story
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March 2, 2015
Connecticut flips to Pru
Prudential Retirement will step in to replace Voya Retirement Services as administrator for the state's three DC plans.... Full Story
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March 2, 2015
University of Colorado taps TIAA-CREF
The plans combined cover over $3.3 billion in assets for more than 12,600 employees.... Full Story
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March 2, 2015
Your employer's paying for your lack of sleep
A general lack of good rest could be the cause of such work-related problems as lack of productivity and an inability to get along with... ... Full Story
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March 2, 2015
Kansas moves ahead on pension bonds
Pension obligation bonds being pitched as a remedy to plan funding woes in two states meet a mixed fate from lawmakers. ... Full Story
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March 2, 2015
Humana teams with Weight Watchers to battle obesity
Weight Watchers and Humana have teamed up to help employers attack the rising obesity epidemic and its fast-growing threat to employee health and productivity.... Full Story
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March 2, 2015
Pa. CPAs warn of looming pension crisis
The two pensions sponsored at the state level in Pennsylvania could have unfunded liabilities of $65 billion by 2021.... Full Story
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March 2, 2015
Provider-owned plans faring well in PPACA era
Health care providers that ventured into the health insurance business a couple of decades ago often found the marketplace a difficult one. ... Full Story
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