U.S. Debt Path ‘Unsustainable’ Thanks to Social Security, Health Care: CBO
The Congressional Budget Office predicts rising debt and growing budget deficits in the next 25 years.
New Hire Roundup: Janus Capital Adds Scholes, Alankar
Also in new hires, the SEC announced that Thomas Krysa has been named associate regional director for enforcement in its Denver office.
On Same-Sex Couples’ Money Matters, Confusion Reigns
Many same-sex married couples don’t talk about money, and many need advice on new laws, Wells Fargo says.
Andy Friedman: Why Tax Reform’s Not Happening Anytime Soon
The Washington Update's Andy Friedman explains the principles and high political hurdles to comprehensive tax reform, last achieved in 1986 under President Reagan.
13 Best & Worst 529 College Savings Plans of 2014: Morningstar
ThinkAdvisor whittled down Morningstar’s look at 84 college investment plans to see which ones do it right — and wrong.
10 Best & Worst States for Small Businesses
Thumbtack.com asked more than 12,000 small-business owners, which include advisors, to rate issues vital to them, like the burden of compliance.
Senate Finance Gears Up for Tax Reform Hearings
Upcoming committee hearings to look at education tax incentives, ID theft and taxpayer privacy.
Top 10 Smartest States for Financial Literacy
WalletHub ranked these smart states based on two categories: knowledge and education; and planning and daily habits.
New Hire Roundup: NASDAQ OMX Names Wittman Head of Equities
Also, Kira Bazile joined North Street Global as president, and Citi Private Bank announced changes in its family office leadership.
SEC Halts IRA Scam That Cost Investors $22 Million
Utah-based retirement plan administrator hid losses and allegedly used forged letters and signatures to funnel client money into high-risk investments, the SEC says.