Senator Makes New Push for Senior Safe Act
The bill is designed to prevent the financial exploitation of seniors by training and granting immunity to financial professionals.
Wells Fargo CEO Takes Beating as Lawmakers Demand Accountability
Warren says Wells Fargo's Stumpf should resign, face criminal investigation over opening of 2 million accounts without clients' permission.
Senator Urges State Regulators to Support Senior$afe Act
Sen. Susan Collins noted GAO findings that America’s seniors lose $2.9 billion each year to scams and financial exploitation.
House Speaker Ryan: DOL Fiduciary Rule Could Block 7 Million IRAs From Advice
Rep. Paul Ryan tweeted Monday that "up to 7 million IRAs wouldn’t qualify for advice" under the DOL rule and vowed to stop it.
Bills Introduced to Foil DOL Fiduciary Plan
The SAVERS and ARAP Acts aim to preserve relationships between advisors and retirement savers, supporters say.
Senate Finance Gears Up for Tax Reform Hearings
Upcoming committee hearings to look at education tax incentives, ID theft and taxpayer privacy.
Congress Approves Two-Month Payroll Tax Cut Extension
Following House GOP change of heart, bill approved by both Houses in Dec. 23 pro forma sessions.