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May 4, 2015
Laser App Software Announces Inaugural Advisor Con 2015
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May 4, 2015
House committee takes another shot at ESOPs
Bipartisan legislation has been introduced to make the creation of ESOPs more available to small businesses.... Full Story
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May 4, 2015
Workers’ income falls after 50
If older workers are wondering why it’s so hard to save for retirement—particularly as they age—the answer may lie at least partly in their paychecks.... Full Story
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May 4, 2015
Plan participants stuck with retirement savings last year
Plan participants are, by and large, continuing to save for retirement, with hardship withdrawals holding steady and allocations staying pretty much the same.... Full Story
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May 4, 2015
Retirees giving away retirement funds
There’s a new trend among retirees that could be costing them the comfortable retirements they probably dreamed of: giving away their money while they’re still alive, instead of bequeathing it to heirs. ... Full Story
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May 4, 2015
Small biz owners lack retirement confidence
They might be secure in their ability to handle business finances, but when it comes to personal finances or plans for retirement, small business owners aren’t all that sure. ... Full Story
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May 4, 2015
ER visits keep climbing under PPACA
Emergency room visits have increased under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act despite the law’s promises and efforts to curb them, ER room doctors say. ... Full Story
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May 1, 2015
Independent contractor sues EOG for retirement benefits
A claim against EOG Resources Inc., formerly Enron, has been brought in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas alleging ERISA and Fair Labor Standards Act violations. ... Full Story
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May 1, 2015
DOL sues City National Bank, officers
City National Bank and its officers are in hot water with the Department of Labor, after the latter filed suit against fiduciaries of the City National Corp. Profit Sharing Plan over what it said were excessive fees arising out of “self-dealing and conflicted transactions involving plan assets” by those fiduciaries. ... Full Story
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May 1, 2015
Advice engine creates tailored retirement plans
The robo advisor market just ventured a little deeper into the retirement arena with the launch of RetireGuide, which clues investors in on whether their investments send them in the right direction for a comfortable retirement. ... Full Story
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May 1, 2015
Strong economy motivates younger workers to job hunt
As business conditions continue to improve, more attention needs to be paid to retention to keep the big wheels from falling off the cart.... Full Story
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May 1, 2015
SEC urged to beef up FINRA oversight: GAO
SEC is falling short on supervision of the self-regulator in three areas, GAO says.... Full Story
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May 1, 2015
Blowing the whistle? SEC has your back, Chief White says
Agency’s four-year-old whistleblower program can now be deemed a ‘success,’ according to the chairwoman. ... Full Story
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May 1, 2015
Senate finance passes 529 reform bill
The bipartisan bill modernizes the treatment of 529 plans in three ways. ... Full Story
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May 1, 2015
SEC announces compliance outreach seminars
Seminars to be held in six cities in June, July and September. ... Full Story
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May 1, 2015
Enforcement: FINRA fines Fidelity for overcharging customers
SEC charges hedge fund Alpha Titans for improper allocations of fund assets to pay for office rent, employee salaries. ... Full Story
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