Well-Off Women Gain Investing Prowess, Relish Making Money
The vast majority of affluent American women in a new Wells Fargo survey said they “enjoy making and accumulating money.”
10 Job Skills Employers Want From College Grads
What employers are looking for is not so much a specific major but a set of skills that are sorely lacking in the job market.
IRS Pushed to Crack Down on ‘Mega IRAs’
GAO report offers recommendations to IRS on reining in large retirement accounts with hard-to-value assets.
Just 35% of Pre-Retirees Turn to Advisors: TIAA-CREF Survey
Even fewer of those polled say they have calculated their retirement income needs.
12 Best Cities for Successful Aging: 2014
There's more to a good place to retire than a sunny climate. The Milken Institute's 84-factor ranking yields some surprising findings.
Senator Says Spending Bill Ready Soon, Vows to Fight Social Security Cutters
Senate Appropriations head Barbara Mikulski sees the incoming GOP-controlled Congress as likely to reduce the number of Social Security field offices.
Total Annuity Sales Fall 2% in Q3
According to a new report from LIMRA, lower interest rates are impacting fixed annuity sales.
13 Best & Worst Broker-Dealers: Q3 Earnings, 2014
The third quarter saw several firms get hit with problems, while others were able boost their financial results.
AIG Jumps In With Longevity Annuity for IRAs
AIG is the first mover after an IRS rule change that allows QLACs in retirement plans. Other firms are expected to follow soon.
Millennials Aren’t Meeting Their Match (in 401(k)s)
Almost 40% of younger millennials aren’t meeting the threshold for a full company DC plan match.