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May 26, 2016
Retirees want to stay put but are baffled by reverse mortgages
Remaining in one's home is important to retirees--but whether a reverse mortgage might help them do that, they don't know.... Full Story
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May 26, 2016
DOL fiduciary rule may affect advisor recruitment compensation
The DOL fiduciary rule could affect big recruitment bonuses that often come with strings attached — such as production levels and quotas for proprietary products.... Full Story
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May 26, 2016
Texans, Floridians favor Medicaid expansion
Two very large dominoes in the hunt for Medicaid expansion may be about to tip over.... Full Story
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May 26, 2016
How lasting behavior change leads to financial wellness
Good goals alone don’t change behavior. And it does your company no good to have a financial wellness program if behavior change is not a core part of the teaching.... Full Story
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May 26, 2016
Why does disability insurance matter to you?
Disability insurance isn't just a "nice to have." For some people, it's a "need to have."... Full Story
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May 25, 2016
Over half of your Social Security will go to health care costs — and it's going to get worse
Bad news for retirees and those still on the job who are trying to save enough to cover their expenses in retirement.... Full Story
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May 25, 2016
Americans worry they will outlive savings
The lack of savings is weighing heavily on the minds of many Americans.... Full Story
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May 25, 2016
Republicans finally propose PPACA replacement
As promised, the GOP has its eyes on a replacement of the PPACA.... Full Story
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May 25, 2016
Senate passes resolution to block DOL fiduciary rule
The U.S. Senate voted to pass S.J. Resolution 33, which would rescind the Department of Labor’s recently finalized fiduciary rule.... Full Story
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May 25, 2016
Retirees to millennials: Save yourselves
Retirees say saving early and saving more throughout one’s career is important—despite the fact that they had not done so themselves.... Full Story
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May 24, 2016
What's driving critical illness insurance?
With Americans living longer, it might be a good idea to take another look at critical illness insurance.... Full Story
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May 24, 2016
Career military not happy with retirement plan changes
Half of middle-class military families are aware of the military retirement changes unveiled as part of the proposed Defense budget for fiscal 2017 — but they don't like what they see. Here's why.... Full Story
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May 24, 2016
Two-thirds of Americans couldn't pay a $1,000 bill
A survey conducted by the Associated Press found that three-quarters of those making less than $50,000 a year say they would have a tough time scraping together $1,000 in the event of an emergency.... Full Story
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May 24, 2016
Half of cancer deaths due to bad habits
Bad habits like smoking and unhealthy eating might be to blame for some cancer diagnoses.... Full Story
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May 24, 2016
SEC sets release date for its own fiduciary rule
The Securities and Exchange Commission has issued a soft date for the release of its own new fiduciary rule.... Full Story
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May 23, 2016
Cybercrime is on the rise, but HR may be able to help
According to SHRM, HR professionals can not only be vulnerable to security breaches, but they can form a line of defense to keep sensitive information out of the hands of cybercriminals.... Full Story
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