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September 4, 2015
Lack of savings stresses workers
American workers aren't confident about their ability to save for retirement, a new study shows.... Full Story
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September 4, 2015
Delay in changing mortality tables means savings for sponsors
Plan sponsors will have one more year to use outdated mortality assumptions in calculating pension funding requirements for 2016.... Full Story
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September 4, 2015
Homemakers are at risk in retirement
Homemakers aren't saving for retirement, a report from the Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies and the Aegon Center for Longevity and Retirement says.... Full Story
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September 4, 2015
Labor sets rules on mandatory retirement enrollment
Guidance for states that want to mandate the enrollment of small-business workers in IRAs is coming from the Department of Labor.... Full Story
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September 3, 2015
2016 National Financial Plan Competition Registration Begins
The International Association of Registered Financial Consultants (IARFC) announces the opening of registration for the 2016 National Financial Plan Competition. The IARFC extends its invitation to undergraduate college students enrolled in Financial Services curriculum to participate in the production of a comprehensive personal financial plan based on uniform sample data provided. ... Full Story
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September 3, 2015
Colorado uninsured rate plummets
Colorado has more than halved its uninsured rate since the implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.... Full Story
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September 3, 2015
Mobile health market to explode by 2020
The mobile health market is growing, one study says, predicting a value of nearly $50 billion in 5 years.... Full Story
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September 3, 2015
Is market volatility spooking 401(k) investors?
Balances in 401(k) accounts dropped due to recent unusual volatility in the market and unusual trading volume — here's what happened and how record keepers dealt with it. ... Full Story
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September 3, 2015
Voya launches hybrid RIA platform
Voya is launching a hybrid RIA platform, the company announced, to stay current with the fee-based advisory model trend.... Full Story
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September 3, 2015
Who’s working on Labor Day?
Labor Day is still a day of no labor for some, extra labor for others.... Full Story
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September 3, 2015
House panel to hold hearing on DOL fiduciary rule
Joint hearing by Capital Markets, Oversight subcommittees said to lead to markup of bill to make SEC go first on fiduciary.... Full Story
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September 3, 2015
Bill Gross: Fed rate hike will be 'too little, too late' to restore 'old normal' prosperity
The fixed-income expert has a lot to say about what zero-bound interest rates mean for investors and the global economy.... Full Story
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September 3, 2015
Americans more likely to exercise than eat healthy
Americans might find it hard to get to the gym, but they find it even harder to give up unhealthy food.... Full Story
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September 2, 2015
Open enrollment season even less popular than tax time
Despite all the effort made by employers, insurers and human resources professionals, we have a survey that quantifies just how much folks don’t celebrate that season.... Full Story
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September 2, 2015
PBGC takes on $300 million more in pension liabilities
Dayton, Ohio-based Standard Register filed for bankruptcy and now its pension obligations have been taken on by the PBGC.... Full Story
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September 2, 2015
Worker confidence in economy takes a jump up
American workers' confidence in the economy and their economic stability has still not returned to pre-recession levels. But it’s getting closer.... Full Story
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