Successfully Educating Your Clients on Long-Term Care
As need for LTC coverage intensifies, a growing number of insurers are getting out of the business.
Top Portfolio Products: ProShares Rolls Out Emerging Market Bond ETF; China Gets S&P 500-Based ETF
Meanwhile, Franklin Templeton and K2 roll out multi-strategy product, and a Power Dividend Index Fund is introduced in the U.S.
Chile’s Economic Success Gives Upside to Future Investors
Chile is set to embark on a new and decisive economic and social chapter in its history.
Ask the Advisor: How to Build Trust With Clients
Scott Hanson, a CFP with Hanson McClain Advisors in Sacramento, shares his thoughts on how advisors can build solid client relationships.
Chained CPI Could Mean Big Social Security Cuts in Long Term
Changing the basis for COLAs is a “politically easy” way to cut benefit outlays, says James Osborne, president of Bason Asset Management.
What a Major Coverage Denial Says About Medicare's Future
A recent decision to disallow coverage of a newly FDA-approved PET scan could have widespread ramifications for patients needing new, innovative treatments.
Reid, McConnell Fight Next Round on Debt, Raising Hopes
As Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell negotiate, a Schwab survey shows investors are still thinking long term.
What to Make of The Affordable Care Act
With so much conflicting press, it’s a wonder anyone knows what to make of the law, better known as Obamacare.
HSAs Surge in Popularity
Nearly 15.5 million Americans are now covered by health savings accounts, an increase of 15% from last year, according to new data.
Strong Dividends, Steady Earnings & Stock Gains
The shareholder-owned electric utility industry extended its near-decade-long trend of widespread dividend increases during Q2.