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December 9, 2016
Health care spending hit $3.2 trillion in 2015
Spending on prescriptions rose 9 percent, hospital care rose 5.6 percent, and physician services rose 6.3 percent... Full Story
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December 7, 2016
Simple quiz can predict early retirement
A two-question quiz can predict whether people will retire too early. How would you and your clients respond to these questions? An important conclusion offers a powerful question to ask your clients.... Full Story
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December 5, 2016
Bisexual employees paid less
Bisexual employees don’t make as much money as their straight counterparts, a new study finds.... Full Story
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December 2, 2016
Chapel Hill law firm TrustCounsel announces refined practice focus
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December 1, 2016
Do wearables work?
New study aims to debunk the idea that wearables are only for young employees.... Full Story
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November 30, 2016
Quarter of U.S. children lack critical health care access
Millions of U.S. kids still go without important health services, according to a new study.... Full Story
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November 30, 2016
Call for nominations on financial association Board of Directors
The International Association of Registered Financial Consultants (IARFC) is seeking nominations to fill four Board positions for 2017.... Full Story
Press Release from International Association of Registered Financial Consultants

November 29, 2016
SEC hit advisors with record enforcement actions in FY '16
SEC Hit Advisors With Record Enforcement Actions in FY ’16... Full Story
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November 28, 2016
Selling insurance across state lines likely won't work
States with laws made to welcome out-of-state insurers have gotten no bites from the insurance industry... Full Story
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November 25, 2016
Announcement: Master Registered Financial Consultant
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By Intl. Assoc. of Registered Financial Consultants

November 22, 2016
Voters say Trump's priority must be health care reform: Reuters poll
Only 37 percent believe the ACA should be repealed, the Reuters poll says... Full Story
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November 21, 2016
Ex-Valeant, Philidor pharma execs charged with fraud, conspiracy
Feds say scheme shows how consumers were forced to pay higher prices for drugs... Full Story
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November 21, 2016
Health care is top worry for employers since election
Employers are worried about the employer health care mandate, now that the 2016 election is history... Full Story
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November 17, 2016
Do employers see potential in gig economy?
Some research has indicated that the gig economy may be wildly overstated. One study suggested that the phenomenon is not that strong outside of Uber and AirBnB... Full Story
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November 16, 2016
Small-business employees feel 'unfulfilled'
Employees who receive less feedback from their superiors are less likely to say they find their jobs fulfilling. Pity the poor small-business employee.... Full Story
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November 15, 2016
Employers, insurers hit back at AARP over wellness incentives suit
Are wellness plan incentives a threat to employee privacy or a necessary component of employee health? That’s the question under scrutiny as the AARP pushes forward with its suit alleging that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission trampled on employee privacy rights when it released rules for wellness plan incentives.... Full Story
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