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May 6, 2016
April is lackluster for pension funded status
Corporate pension plans didn’t see much good news in the month of April.... Full Story
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May 6, 2016
Investors, advisors want GOP prez, expect Dem
Republican or Democrat--who do advisors say will be in the White House next year?... Full Story
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May 6, 2016
Retirement plans tough to understand, say workers
Employers’ retirement plans are often the toughest benefits to understand.... Full Story
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May 6, 2016
Partnership aims to align retirement planning industry with fiduciary rule
A new partnership among three firms is aimed at bringing the retirement planning industry “into alignment” with new fiduciary requirements.... Full Story
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May 6, 2016
Gauging trust in retirement plan providers
Here's a way to gauge consumer trust in retirement plan providers.... Full Story
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May 5, 2016
Opioid abuse ranks high on top heath concerns
What health issues are of the most concern to Americans?... Full Story
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May 5, 2016
Americans worry about climbing health costs
More people are worried about the rising costs of health care than last year.... Full Story
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May 5, 2016
More managers increasing risk to offset lackluster returns
Investment managers may have overly ambitious expectations for long-term investment returns, according to a new survey from State Street Global Advisors.... Full Story
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May 5, 2016
To beat the market, companies should think like activists, study says
Companies dip into activist investor playbook to deliver enhanced shareholder value.... Full Story
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May 5, 2016
Clock is ticking on DOL fiduciary compliance, particularly on IRAs and rollovers
Get started in next 30 to 60 days, ERISA guru Fred Reish says.... Full Story
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May 4, 2016
National Financial Plan Competition Report… or a fun time at the speedway!
Last week I found myself at Charlotte Motor Speedway facilitating our National Financial Plan Competition.... Full Story
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May 4, 2016
Employers not helping with employee retirement challenges
Employees face challenges as they move from jobs to retirement—and, according to a study from the Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies, employers aren’t helping them.... Full Story
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May 4, 2016
Can working longer make you live longer?
Staying on the job past the age of 65 could increase a person’s lifespan, while early retirement can increase the risk of dying early, an Oregon State study says.... Full Story
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May 4, 2016
A quarter of Americans are debt-free
A new study examines the credit health and financial understanding of Americans.... Full Story
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May 4, 2016
Cetera launches platform to aid DOL fiduciary rule compliance
Here's news of a suite of tools and resources aimed at helping advisors identify areas of their practices that will be subject to the DOL’s fiduciary rule.... Full Story
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May 4, 2016
Young adults choose "money management" as most beneficial course
Those 18 to 24 say they want money management courses early on to help better understand their personal finances.... Full Story
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