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May 2, 2016
The four-step DI toolkit for insurance agents
Make 2016 the year to make disability insurance a larger part of your practice.... Full Story
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May 2, 2016
Global health costs to rise significantly in 2016
The high cost of health care is an international problem.... Full Story
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May 2, 2016
Americans clueless on investment fees
Fees? What investment fees?... Full Story
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May 2, 2016
Actuaries warn DOD about personal discount rates
The American Academy of Actuaries has gone on record with a letter to the Department of Defense about personal discount rates proposed for use in determining lump-sum settlements for military pensions under the new retirement system.... Full Story
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May 2, 2016
Perez says legal challenges to DOL rule don’t stand a chance
“If we get sued, we’ll be ready for it,” DOL Sec. Perez said about the fiduciary rule in a press conference with Democratic leaders in the House of Representatives.... Full Story
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May 2, 2016
RIA 401(k) specialists greatly advantaged by DOL rule
Drinker Biddle & Reath's Fred Reish and Brad Campbell explain the contract they call “BIC Lite”--while level-fee advisors can avoid the contract, they will have to document exactly why a rollover recommendation serves an investor’s best interest.... Full Story
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April 29, 2016
Obama administration unveils new Medicare payment rule
The Obama administration is taking another step in its goal of reforming how doctors are compensated by Medicare.... Full Story
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April 29, 2016
Study finds shocking regional variation in medical charges
Where you live could be costing you thousands more for routine medical procedures.... Full Story
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April 29, 2016
House passes resolution against DOL rule
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a resolution of disapproval of the Department of Labor’s fiduciary rule today.... Full Story
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April 29, 2016
A wealth planning tool that anticipates clients’ next moves
Northfield Information Services built WealthBalancer to help advisors build holistic plans that include future life events.... Full Story
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April 29, 2016
Clinton, Trump in dead heat among affluent voters: Survey
Clinton is more trusted to maintain U.S. as a global leader, while Trump is preferred to handle the economy, Phoenix Marketing finds.... Full Story
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April 28, 2016
Lawmakers push for cybersecurity official at HHS
With the surge of cybersecurity attacks in health care, Congress looks to appoint someone to oversee mitigation efforts.... Full Story
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April 28, 2016
Why do drug prices continue to climb?
Plenty of consumers and government officials have sounded off on rising drug prices, but the cost of medicine continues to go up.... Full Story
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April 28, 2016
Retirees: What golden years?
Why are retirees less satisfied with their quality of life compared to 10 or 15 years ago?... Full Story
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April 28, 2016
Retirement industry moves
Many personnel changes happening in the retirement industry. Here's a few.... Full Story
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April 28, 2016
One key way plan sponsors can help retirement savers succeed
Plan sponsors, plan advisors, and recordkeepers need to comprehensively evaluate this strategy to address the retirement crisis, JP Morgan research says.... Full Story
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