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March 30, 2015
Employee Benefits Day theme is Wellness 2.0
It's time to celebrate National Employee Benefits Day! ... Full Story
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March 30, 2015
9 hot trends in 401(k) plans
Cammack Retirement has identified nine hot trends that people on any side of a defined contribution plan should keep their eye on in the coming...... Full Story
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March 30, 2015
Kentucky teachers may seek special session on pension bond
Plans to raise $3.3 billion in a POB sale for the beleaguered Kentucky Teachers’ Retirement System failed to pass through the state’s legislature this week.... Full Story
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March 30, 2015
Advocates push Congress on new military 401(k)s
Under existing policy, service members earn a pension for life after serving 20 years in the military. But only 17 percent do so, meaning the...... Full Story
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March 30, 2015
AHIP backs HIT repeal efforts
Senate opponents of the health insurance tax have fired yet another salvo in the ongoing battle to have it repealed.... Full Story
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March 25, 2015
Younger advisors report high levels of job satisfaction
The vast majority of young financial advisors report being at least somewhat satisfied with their career choice, according to a new survey from LIMRA. ... Full Story
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March 25, 2015
How employers fight the flu
This flu season isn’t over yet. And it's affecting employers nationwide. ... Full Story
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March 25, 2015
Loans from Solo 401(k) plans holding steady
Even as the economy improves, the pace of loans taken from Solo 401(k) plans is holding steady. ... Full Story
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March 25, 2015
Half will need to repay PPACA subsidies
Half of all households that received PPACA subsidies last year will likely owe money to the federal government, Kaiser Family Foundation says. ... Full Story
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March 25, 2015
Transportation bill may be best hope for MEPs
Advocates want rules written that would protect members of MEPs should one of the participating employers fail to comply with plan requirements. ... Full Story
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March 25, 2015
DC execs equally worried about litigation, participant goals
Executives for defined contribution plans have two main fears, not one, according to a PIMCO trends survey. ... Full Story
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March 25, 2015
Employers cutting worker hours to avoid PPACA
About one in five U.S. employers either have reduced hours for workers they consider to be part-time, or will do so, in response to requirements... ... Full Story
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March 25, 2015
SEC Chief White: Fiduciary Rulemaking Just Getting Started
Any such rule is “still a 'whether' question," SEC chairwoman says, pointing out she is only "one of five votes" on the commission. ... Full Story
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March 25, 2015
IRI Issues Fourth-Quarter and Year-End 2014 Annuity Sales Report
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March 24, 2015
Medicaid refusal hinders uninsured rate
A total of 11 million people now have Medicaid or CHIP coverage who didn’t pre-PPACA.... Full Story
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March 24, 2015
10 worst states for retirement
If you’re thinking about relocating for retirement, there are some places you may just want to avoid.... Full Story
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