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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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May 23, 2016
Fighting back against “surprise” medical bills
"Surprise" medical bills, or bills for services patients often believe are covered, are becoming a new health care norm.... Full Story
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May 23, 2016
Clinton Medicare plan could cover more, cost more
There’s good news and bad news on Hillary Clinton’s newly announced “Medicare for More” plan.... Full Story
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May 23, 2016
PPACA reduces mental health care costs for young adults
PPACA has significantly cut the out-of-pocket costs for behavioral health care, and the biggest beneficiaries of reduced costs are young adults from racial and ethnic minorities.... Full Story
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May 23, 2016
Plan participant attitudes changing — and plan provider roles
Anxiety over retirement saving; changing plan provider roles — here's what's happening in the retirement space, according to Spectrem Group's study.... Full Story
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May 20, 2016
Ignorance about 529 plans is growing
Many Americans cannot identify a Section 529 savings plan as being for college savings.... Full Story
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May 20, 2016
Central States pension decision: Pyrrhic victory for Teamsters
Will Congress end up having to bail out the Central States pension plan? Was Treasury 'cowardly' in its recent decision? Here's what you need to know about the Teamsters pension plan to date.... Full Story
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May 20, 2016
New fixed indexed annuities hit the market
New fixed indexed annuities are on the market and designed to help advisors with risk-averse clients approaching retirement.... Full Story
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May 20, 2016
Empower Retirement gets top 401(k) plan sponsor vote
Plan sponsors voted Empower Retirement the best value for the money in the 401(k) space, according to a report that also says plan sponsors are more focused on fees than ever.... Full Story
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May 20, 2016
Wealthy clients demand more digital services from advisors
Firms have much catching up to do to retain clients and wealth managers.... Full Story
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May 19, 2016
Americans still delaying retirement
Age 65 isn’t the retirement milestone it once was, according to Americans surveyed by Gallup last month.... Full Story
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May 19, 2016
What happens when fiduciaries shirk obligations, file for bankruptcy?
What happens to fiduciaries who fail to fulfill their obligations to participants in an IRA plan and then file for bankruptcy?... Full Story
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May 19, 2016
Trump likely to make PPACA a big issue
Donald Trump and Senate Republicans have discussed framing rising premiums and other unhappy aspects of the health care landscape as the direct result of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act in their fights against Senate Democratic candidates and Hillary Clinton.... Full Story
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May 19, 2016
Flexible hours top money for recent grads
Those new to the job market want a lenient schedule, not more money, according to a new study.... Full Story
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May 19, 2016
Autism can be job asset
Companies ranging from Microsoft to Walgreens, Capital One to AMC Theaters and even Procter & Gamble are looking to hire employees with autism.... Full Story
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May 18, 2016
Borrowing to fund pensions
When it comes to pensions, a borrow-to-fund strategy could benefit plan sponsors, a paper argues.... Full Story
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