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August 3, 2015
RIAs continue ETF push in retail market
ETF usage is likely to increase for several reasons--one is RIAs.... Full Story
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August 3, 2015
How investors’ decision making varies with age and wealth
Advisors must provide targeted guidance to different investor segments.... Full Story
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August 3, 2015
Roth IRA investors a different animal
Older investors favor traditional IRAs, younger ones Roths. But wait — there's more!... Full Story
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August 3, 2015
Survey finds most advisors see little effect from new fiduciary rules
But, expert asks, do reps really understand what they will need to do to fully monitor and manage investment suitability?... Full Story
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August 3, 2015
Why do wealthy parents have wealthy kids?
An NBER study discovers that wealthy parents have children who grow up to be wealthy, even when those kids are adopted.... Full Story
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July 31, 2015
Center for Retirement Research weighs in on Social Security report
Social Security reports shortfalls await — and Alicia Munnell, director of the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College says the question is what Congress will do.... Full Story
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July 31, 2015
Consumer Reports ranks U.S. hospitals based on infection levels
Hospitals aren't anywhere near as clean and safe as they should be, according to an investigation by Consumer Reports.... Full Story
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July 31, 2015
DOL fiduciary rule opponents shift strategy
Congressional members are calling on the DOL to re-propose a new fiduciary regulation.... Full Story
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July 31, 2015
3 bad choices a DC plan lets you make
You're less likely to be poor in retirement with a defined benefit plan — unlike a defined contribution plan, a DB plan won't let you make these mistakes.... Full Story
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July 31, 2015
1 in 5 Americans has a disability
One in five U.S. adults has a disability, and black and Hispanic adults living in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee are the most likely Americans to self-identify as having a disability. ... Full Story
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July 31, 2015
More PPACA exchange choices in 2015
Two key concerns about Obamacare insurance exchanges appear to have been successfully addressed in the first two years of exchange business.... Full Story
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July 31, 2015
CEOs relying more than ever on HR
Business leaders are increasingly looking to the HR department to develop innovative business strategies.... Full Story
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July 30, 2015
Corporate pension funding not expected to improve much
A hit to median pension funding levels is only partially offset by favorable returns on pension plan assets in 2014.... Full Story
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July 30, 2015
Wheaton College ends student health coverage to protest birth control mandate
Chicago-based Wheaton College becomes the latest religious institution to object to the PPACA's birth control mandate.... Full Story
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July 30, 2015
Consumers still don't understand HSAs and HRAs
Businesses and health professionals face an uphill battle in winning consumers over to HSAs and HRAs, according to a a recent Acclaris survey.... Full Story
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July 30, 2015
Employer matches can motivate retirement plan saving
On their own, retirement plan participants aren't doing so well at saving--but employer matching can act as a motivator.... Full Story
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