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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 4, 2015
Study says DOL rule could muddle already confused investors
The Department of Labor’s new fiduciary proposal potentially stands to complicate a retirement planning industry already marked by consumer confusion.... Full Story
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May 4, 2015
Mom gets a 3.7 percent raise in 2015
Most Americans have a pretty good idea of the value of a mother’s contributions to a household.... Full Story
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May 4, 2015
Record high for agent, broker valuations
Valuations of insurance agencies and brokerage firms have “never been higher,” according to Reagan Consulting.... Full Story
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May 4, 2015
Employees drive demand for financial wellness
Employers are responding to a surge in interest in financial wellness programs by implementing more of them.... Full Story
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May 4, 2015
PPACA helping some hospitals' finances
Cost of caring for poor plunges in expansion states ... 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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