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March 4, 2015
Here's what Americans say is making us sick
As Warren Zevon once said: Life’ll kill ya. And that’s something most Americans agree with. ... Full Story
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March 4, 2015
Monitor your 401(k) investment menus or else
Every retirement plan in the country is going to have to go through a new due diligence process, according to a leading ERISA expert. ... Full Story
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March 4, 2015
Warren Buffett’s 8 warnings for investors
The Oracle of Omaha owns up to his failings in the 50th annual Berkshire Hathaway shareholder letter, providing plenty of investing advice along the way.... Full Story
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March 4, 2015
The most popular payment health care models
The fee-for-service model that's served us for so long is being replaced with different models, ones that typically move some of the burden of risk... ... Full Story
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March 4, 2015
Berkshire’s Munger Addresses Life After Buffett
Berkshire Hathaway Vice Chairman Charlie Munger uses the firm's shareholder letter to address "the elephant in the room." ... Full Story
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March 4, 2015
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Vows to Use ‘Every Tool’ Against DOL Fiduciary Plan
Meanwhile, ex-EBSA chief Brad Campbell hopes the plan won't block investors from receiving IRA rollover advice. ... Full Story
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March 4, 2015
Bill Gross: Low-rate policy ‘destroys capitalistic model at the margin’
The bond guru says he wants to replicate his PIMCO track record at Janus, sees 25 basis point rate hike in June.... Full Story
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March 4, 2015
Boomers’ newfound freedom changes how they see home
Around age 61, boomers say they feel more freedom to live wherever they wish than they did when they were younger.... Full Story
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March 4, 2015
Public wants Congressional fix if SCOTUS kills subsidies
According to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll, 54 percent wants Congress to act to ensure that eligible people in all states are able...... Full Story
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March 4, 2015
Cost of 401(k) auto-enrollment negligible
Auto enrollment represents an additional cost for sponsors but many are apparently finding ways of offsetting the expense.... Full Story
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March 3, 2015
Top 5 states with the lowest uninsured rate
State by state, of course, uninsured rates still vary widely. Here are the top 5 states with the nation’s lowest uninsured rates. ... Full Story
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March 3, 2015
15 facts about women’s risky retirement outlook
Transamerica's Center for Retirement Studies says its latest survey once again shows women are at greater risk of failing to achieve a financially secure retirement...... Full Story
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March 3, 2015
Xerox private exchange reports positive outcomes
Clients using the RightOpt private exchange from Buck Consultants at Xerox say they're seeing an average year-over-year decrease in claim cost per employee of 3.7... ... Full Story
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March 3, 2015
Corporate pensions nudge up
The funding ratios of U.S. corporate plans is now in positive territory for 2015.... Full Story
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March 3, 2015
Many believe US faces retirement crisis
The National Institute of Retirement Security says the nation faces a $6.8 trillion deficit in retirement savings, with the problem especially grave for minority households....... Full Story
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March 3, 2015
Bill Gross: Hunker down for global currency war
It was actually the U.S. that fired the first shot in a currency war whose risks investors must mitigate through conservative investments, Janus' Gross warns.... Full Story
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