New Hire Roundup: CFPB Names Antonakes Deputy Director
Justin Frys became a branch manager for Zeigler in Minnesota, and Chad Parks joined Beacon Research as sales director.
Obama Retirement Savings Cap: EBRI Crunches the Numbers
The proposed cap on tax-deferred retirement savings would affect few people immediately but would have a bigger impact over time.
Healthcare Coverage Still Strongly Linked to Employment, Despite Declines
The rate at which employees are offered healthcare benefits—and the rate at which they enroll—are both in decline, according to a report released by EBRI.
DC Plans vs. DB Plans: Who Won the EBRI Stress Test?
The EBRI compared the likely benefits for participants in 401(k) plans, final-average defined benefit plans and cash balance plans.
PIMCO to Offer Aria’s Guaranteed Income Product
Aria CEO David Stone said other fund family collaborations would be forthcoming.
Where Does the Money Go in IRAs?
It’s a salient question asked and answered by the EBRI in its latest analysis of the savings plans.
They’re Wealthy, but Are They Healthy?
Wealthy investors say keeping physically fit is as important to them as staying fiscally fit, but their actions belie their words, according to a new study.
New York Life Stresses Value of Auto-Enrollment
A survey found that if workers were automatically enrolled in a retirement plan at a 3% rate, just 11% would opt out.
Altering of 401(k) Tax Incentives Alarms Retirement Industry
With so many people covered by 401(k)s, it’s clear that the impact of changes to their tax treatment could be substantial.
Halfway There: 50% of Americans Need Better Savings Habits
Americans are split pretty evenly into good savers and bad savers, according to a national survey released as part of America Saves Week.