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January 30, 2015
Are businesses hanging up on voicemail?
The anti-voicemail movement has been growing for several years. ... Full Story
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January 30, 2015
11 best practices for financial pros
A campaign to help investors identify true fiduciaries “committed to objectivity, transparency, and plain English communications.”... Full Story
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January 30, 2015
Top 10 states with underperforming 401(k)s
The South has a large number of some of the nation's worst 401(k)s. ... Full Story
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January 30, 2015
College endowments hit $516 billion
The fact that they saw improvements in longer-term returns may be even better news for the nation's institutions of higher education. ... Full Story
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January 30, 2015
Execs don’t promote employee loyalty
Only one in five company executives said promoting employee loyalty is a major focus at their organization.... Full Story
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January 30, 2015
TD Ameritrade tackles talent shortage
TD Ameritrade Institutional wants to help address the lack of diversity in the RIA workforce.... Full Story
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January 30, 2015
More 401(k) millionaires than ever
The latest statistics find that 9 percent of accounts held more than $2 million.... Full Story
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January 30, 2015
Retirement bills would allow higher matches
The proposed legislation also would relax the rules surrounding multiple-employer plans.... Full Story
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January 30, 2015
Misperceptions, confusion kept millions from coverage
Why are so many Americans who are eligible for help with health insurance not signing up for it? Kaiser Family Foundation set out to discover...... Full Story
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January 29, 2015
$1 trillion in disappearing retirement funds
Most employers favor the idea of keeping ex-workers' assets in their plans. They're just not sure how to go about it without the fiduciary liability.... ... Full Story
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January 29, 2015
Les Anderson Honored at Cetera Connect Conference
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January 29, 2015
Average 401(k) balances hit record highs
The average balance of plan participants’ 401(k)s at the end of 2014 hit a record $91,300, according to Fidelity Investments. ... Full Story
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January 29, 2015
How the Super Bowl affects health premiums
Headaches are up by 49 percent after Super Bowl Sunday. ... Full Story
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January 29, 2015
RIAs forecast faster growth ahead
The steady movement of assets into the independent wealth management channel shows no signs of slowing, according to TD Ameritrade Institutional.... Full Story
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January 29, 2015
Veterans’ employer mandate exemption moves closer to law
The finance committee of the U.S. Senate adopted the Hire More Heroes Act of 2013 Wednesday, a measure that would allow businesses to exclude veterans... ... Full Story
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January 29, 2015
$6 trillion in DC plans by 2018
Private defined contribution assets will likely reach that level within three years, according to estimates from Cerulli Associates. ... Full Story
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