Ric Edelman Unveils Novel Social Security Supplement Plan
Edelman’s plan asks the government to set aside a small one-time sum for each child born in the U.S. in a trust fund.
Why Individual Investors Support Fiduciary Rule: Financial Engines Survey
A survey from the nation's biggest 401(k) advisor found that 93% of Americans want advisors working on retirement accounts to put client interests first.
Even Fiduciary Champions Push DOL to Change Rule
Comments from fiduciary rule supporters, like the Investment Adviser Association and Vanguard, urged the Labor Department for revisions.
10 Things to Know About RMDs
Retirees who misunderstand RMDs could be in for some pretty unpleasant — and expensive — surprises.
Less Than Half of Americans Confident They’ll Reach Their Retirement Goals: AICPA
Only 5% of non-retired Americans have already reached their retirement goals.
Aspiration Drops Minimum Investment in ESG Fund to $100: Portfolio Products
In other product news, Brinker Capital launches "Destinations Funds," which allow the firm to lower costs and account minimums.
GOP Proposes Radical Change to 401(k) System
Move to Roth system could have unintended consequences, including killing employers' incentives to offer defined contribution plans.
Trump Nullifies Muni-Run IRA Plans
President Donald Trump on Thursday undid the Department of Labor’s Obama-era rule intended to help states develop payroll deduction IRA plans.
What to Do When the DOL Comes Knocking
The auditors could come after health plans, retirement plans, or all plans.
Bill Gross: Can Trump Give Us 3% Growth?
We have more technology but also low investment levels and growing global tensions, which make “dreaming of a bygone era” complicated, Janus’ Gross says.