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July 1, 2016
Millennials aren't prepared for hospital bills
Most millennials don't truly understand how much medical expenses cost, according to a survey by Aflac.... Full Story
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July 1, 2016
Employees don't feel employers are empathetic enough
A new study shows that employees and employers don't see eye to eye on company empathy.... Full Story
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July 1, 2016
What Americans get wrong about retirement and what they fear
We fear retirement but we hold many misconceptions about it, says the latest Society of Actuaries Risks and Processes of Retirement Survey revealing pre-retiree thinking.... Full Story
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July 1, 2016
Student loan benefits: Dormant, or ready to explode?
Many millennials would love for their employer to offer student loan repayment benefits, but few do.... Full Story
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July 1, 2016
FINRA posts loss for 2015 as costs rise, fines drop 30 percent
Revenue from fines weakened to $93.8 million, while costs grew 8 percent to over $1 billion on technology projects.... Full Story
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June 30, 2016
Complying with DOL fiduciary rule prompts technology redesign
In complying with the Labor Department fiduciary rule, Fidelity is piloting a new website to make it easier for advisors and consultants to manage workplace plans.... Full Story
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June 30, 2016
Pharmacists blame pharmacy benefit managers for driving up drug costs
A report from the National Community Pharmacists Association says remuneration fees and copay clawbacks are what is keeping drug prices high.... Full Story
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June 30, 2016
Stop getting 401(k) participants worked up about nothing
Grant them the wisdom to know what they can change about 401(k) plans and what Grant retirement plan participants the wisdom to know what they can change about 401(k) plans and what they can’t.... Full Story
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June 30, 2016
The declining retirement age is dead
The average retirement age has declined dramatically over the last 100 years, but that trend may not continue.... Full Story
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June 30, 2016
After Brexit vote, is ‘stay the course’ really the best advice?
Financial markets have rebounded from big losses following Friday's Brexit vote, but here are some ways advisors can reposition clients for uncertainty ahead.... Full Story
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June 29, 2016
Despite availability of insurance, many millennials go without
Although the overall uninsured rate is dropping, many millennials lack health coverage because of worries about cost of care.... Full Story
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June 29, 2016
Millennials’ job-hunting skills helping parents
Millennials aren't just trying to find themselves jobs, but they're helping their parents, too.... Full Story
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June 29, 2016
Study quantifies skyrocketing copays for the insured
Even with insurance, patients are still seeing rising costs of care.... Full Story
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June 29, 2016
Most LGBT employees haven't changed benefits since gay-marriage ruling
A new survey shows that since Obergefell v. Hodges, some LGBT employees haven't updated their benefits packages.... Full Story
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June 29, 2016
Mercer creates online hub for financial wellness
Online platform integrates tools that offer retirement counseling, personal finance tools, unsecured personal loans, and refinancing for student loans.... Full Story
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June 28, 2016
Target-date fund assets post another all-time high in Q1
Total U.S. retirement assets hit $24.1 trillion in the first quarter of 2016, up from 0.6 percent at the end of December, according to the Investment Company Institute.... Full Story
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