As U.S. Workers Struggle With Retirement Planning, Most Yearn for Advice: Transamerica
Baby boomers, Gen Xers and millennials face separate but significant challenges when it comes to saving for retirement.
Top Portfolio Products: First Trust, Amplify and Van Eck Introduce ETFs
New ETFs include sector and dividend-paying stock funds as well as municipal bond funds.
‘Hit Pause’ on DOL Fiduciary Rule, Insurer’s Lawyers Urge Federal Judge
Lawyers representing insurer Market Synergy told a Kansas judge that DOL failed to prove that state-based regulation of fixed-indexed annuities is broken.
4 SEC Exam Priorities Advisors Need to Know: Brian Hamburger
The MarketCounsel CEO highlights the exam priorities that the SEC “has shown by their actions, not by their words.”
DOL Fiduciary Rule’s Cost for 9 Investment Advice Players: From IBDs to RIAs
A.T. Kearney study sees big asset shifts across formats with IBDs getting walloped.
‘Obscene Cuts’ to Medicaid Would Impact LTC: Sen. Casey
At Genworth LTC symposium, experts say both private and public sector products are needed for effective LTC solutions.
Morgan Stanley Gives Advisors Gender-Diversity Toolkit
The effort aims to equip FAs with more ways of serving clients interested in improving women's leadership and economic impact.
10 Useful HSA FAQs for 2017
HSAs are a complex area for consumers and employers to navigate; looking to 2017, here are 10 important FAQs.
Investors Want Help, but Fear Being ‘Ripped Off’ by Advisors: Survey
Latest Hearts & Wallets poll finds many investors wanting to save more but mistrusting financial professionals.
Top 5 Money Habits of Happy Couples: Ameriprise Study
While 68% of couples say they communicate well about their finances, 31% admit they argue about money at least once a month.