RICP Becomes American College’s Top Designation Program
Americans are desperate for retirement advice, and a growing number of financial advisors are equally anxious to guide them.
Should DOL Extend Comment Period on Fiduciary Rule?
More than a dozen trade associations think it should, but others would prefer that the agency get on with it.
Savings Plan Key to Retirement Confidence
Americans' confidence in their ability to retire comfortably is growing, but some of that confidence may be misplaced, according to EBRI.
Many Millennials Beating Parents at Retirement Planning
Judging by the headlines, it might be tempting to think that all millennials will be in big financial trouble when it comes to retirement.
Retirement Benefits for Veterans Changing
The proposals will cut military pensions by 20 percent, but replace those lost earnings with government contributions to the new 401(k)-style investment account.
Social Security Expansion Advocates Target Presidential Candidates
As millions of Americans prepare this year for one of the biggest milestones in their lives – retirement – the program that they have come to most depend on in retirement its celebrating its own milestone. The Social Security program turns 80-years-old on August 14.
Most Americans Illiterate Regarding Retirement Income Planning
Americans might seem to be among the best-educated individuals in the world. Yet, when it comes to matters related to retirement income needs, the vast majority is fairly clueless.
Late-Night Social Security Votes Have Major Political Ramifications
Three recent Senate votes related to Social Security benefits may hold clues to how candidates will line up on the issue in the presidential campaigns.
Americans Defy Warnings, Still Retiring Early
From congressional hearings to research studies, one would think Americans would be getting the message that most need to work longer before retiring.
Several States Looking Into Required Pension Programs
Millions of individuals are at risk for not having enough money to maintain their standard of living in retirement.