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September 1, 2015
Health care companies at severe risk of cyberattacks
Large businesses are constantly targeted by hackers, and recent reports suggest that many large companies don't take the necessary precautions to prevent outsiders from accessing their computer systems. ... Full Story
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September 1, 2015
R6 shares double assets since 2011
The R6-share class funds phenomenon is in direct reaction to sponsors’ demand to separate a fund’s cost from the revenue it creates.... Full Story
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September 1, 2015
One great way to attract top talent
Snagging an award for treating your employees well is one of the best ways to attract top talent.... Full Story
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September 1, 2015
Cash balance plans, QLACs gaining thanks to new Treasury and IRS regs
EBRI survey finds that qualifying longevity annuity contracts can provide an effective longevity hedge for boomers and Gen Xers.... Full Story
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September 1, 2015
Nutritional focus at work reduces worker obesity rate
When employers take food and nutrition seriously, their workers really do get healthier.... Full Story
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August 31, 2015
Industry leader PMG featured on national magazine
Postema Marketing Group, LLC (PMG), a full service independent marketing organization (IMO), has been featured on the cover of the newest issue of The Register, an official International Association of Registered Financial Consultants (IARFC) publication.... Full Story
Press Release from Paul M Mallett

August 31, 2015
Are Treasury's AML rules for advisors a waste of time?
IAA is assessing Treasury’s proposed rules ‘with an eye toward whether the expected benefits of the proposed regulation justify its compliance costs.'... Full Story
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August 31, 2015
Investment returns down at private, community foundations in 2014
Report says grant making increased for majority of institutions.... Full Story
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August 31, 2015
Small-business 401(k) follow large-plan trends: Vanguard
Small-business plans aren’t too different from their larger counterparts, according to Vanguard’s small business 401(k) service.... Full Story
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August 31, 2015
Is going robo the secret to growing your RIA?
As Tina Powell of Beacon Wealth launches SheCapital, an automated service for women, experts discuss how — and whether — to use robo-advice to get more clients.... Full Story
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August 31, 2015
High quality stocks selling at bargain prices: Morningstar
There are more high quality stocks selling at prices below their fair value than there have been for the last three years, according to Morningstar.... Full Story
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August 31, 2015
Specialty drug costs to jump 23%
The cost of prescription drugs has risen steadily over the past decade and shows no sign of stopping.... Full Story
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August 31, 2015
Life insurance sales increased in second quarter
Life is expensive these days — especially if it's insured.... Full Story
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August 31, 2015
Retirement industry leadership news
The retirement industry recently added new directors and heads.... Full Story
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August 28, 2015
"John Olsen's Guide to Annuities for the Consumer"
My newest book, "John Olsen's Guide to Annuities for the Consumer" is now available as an e-book on Amazon.... Full Story
Press Release from John L. Olsen, CLU, ChFC, AEP

August 28, 2015
EBRI modeling shows QLACs boost retirement readiness
Qualified longevity annuity contracts have the potential to significantly increase some 401(k) participants’ retirement readiness, according to new research.... Full Story
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