New Hire Roundup: Dubois and Wassmann Join LPL; Jenks Goes to Putnam; Adams to EBRI
This week in new hires, Dubois and Wassmann join LPL; Stephen Jenks went to Putnam Investments; Nevin Adams joined EBRI; Donald L. McDonald became CEO at Prime Advisors; HighTower brought in Ann Rieder; and Barclays added 6 new advisors.
Experts Dispute GAO Study That 401(k)s Only Benefit the Wealthy
Popularity of HSAs and HRAs Increases in 2010
Despite health reform, assets increased in health savings and retirement vehicles.
An In-Depth Look at Retirement
The Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) has published an in-depth book that examines, among other issues, the changing pattern of retiree income across the age spectrum, taking into account the additional amounts that today's workers need to save to retire with sufficient funds to meet basic living expenses.
Social Security Only Part of Retirement Picture
There is little doubt that people who are trying to plan for a secure retirement face increasing difficulties, particularly since the debate on Social Security has apparently reached an impasse, and most experts do not expect to see any changes to the system this year.