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April 1, 2015
5 worst states for doctors
If you're about graduate from medical school, there are a number of states that should be avoided for that first job, perhaps regardless of how...... Full Story
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April 1, 2015
A surge in 401(k) managed account sign-ups
Fidelity’s managed-account client base grew by 29 percent in 2014, with 790 new sponsors signing onto its managed-account platform. ... Full Story
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April 1, 2015
GOP moves to block Obama from redefining stop-loss insurance
Their measure is designed to deflect any attempt by the White House to include stop-loss coverage that protects employers from health claims from being labeled...... Full Story
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April 1, 2015
Kraft-Heinz would create $13-billion retirement behemoth
A merger of H.G. Heinz Co. and Kraft Foods would mean the union of more than $13 billion in defined benefit and defined contribution retirement...... Full Story
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March 31, 2015
CDHP cost advantages extend for years
Consumer-directed health plans can help contain health-care spending for years after they’re put into place.... Full Story
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March 31, 2015
Many unaware of potential Obamacare exemptions
Here are the five most common exemptions to consider.... Full Story
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March 31, 2015
Minimal contributions expected by largest corporate pensions
Fifteen of the 19 largest sponsors of traditional pension plans will not be required to contribute any significant amount to their plans in 2015.... Full Story
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March 31, 2015
Recession unemployment dogs older workers
Nearly 40 percent of older workers who lost their jobs during the recession said they are still unemployed.... Full Story
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March 31, 2015
NLRB to weigh in on McDonald’s labor dispute
All franchise operators are closely watching this potential assault on the arms-length status long enjoyed by operators to shield themselves from actions taken by franchisees....... Full Story
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March 31, 2015
Almost half the country saves virtually nothing
America used to be a nation of savers, but no more. These days, about half of Americans are putting away no more than 5 percent...... Full Story
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March 31, 2015
Borzi says fiduciary rule has a ways to go
Once the OMB’s review is concluded, the DOL will hold a public comment period, have public hearings, and then reopen another comment period.... Full Story
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March 31, 2015
Global Retirement Partners is acquired
A group of retirement plan advisory firms has gotten together to acquire Global Retirement Partners, LLP.... Full Story
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March 31, 2015
RIA buyers got more selective in 2014
Mergers and acquisitions of registered investment firms held at a steady pace in 2014, with 54 transactions, the same number reported in 2013, according to...... Full Story
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March 31, 2015
Advice to those who could lose PPACA subsidies
The Heritage Foundation says it's important to make the distinction between losing a premium subsidy and losing health insurance coverage.... Full Story
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March 30, 2015
Employee Benefits Day theme is Wellness 2.0
It's time to celebrate National Employee Benefits Day! ... Full Story
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March 30, 2015
9 hot trends in 401(k) plans
Cammack Retirement has identified nine hot trends that people on any side of a defined contribution plan should keep their eye on in the coming...... Full Story
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