Required Minimum Distributions and an Account Holder’s Death
IRC Section 401(a)(9) spells out the rules that govern what happens to the account value.
Brighthouse Leaps Into the Annuity Future
CEO Eric Steigerwalt tells ThinkAdvisor which annuities are the most popular and what's in store for the new MetLife spinoff.
Life Insurers May Get an FSOC Bill Onto Trump's Desk
The House approved the fixer bill 407-1, and a Senate committee approved it by a voice vote.
Ryan Bears Brunt of GOP Anger on Trump's Deal With Democrats
The 90 House members who voted against a temporary spending and debt ceiling package today are Republicans.
Annuities Now Pay More Than CDs: AnnuityAdvantage
A firm analysis shows the top-yielding 5-year fixed annuity pays 3.15%.
Freedom Caucus Members Frustrated With GOP Leaders on Agenda
Mark Meadows sees lack of movement on the Affordable Care Act as a source of ugliness.
Fed Policies Aren't to Blame for Distorted Asset Prices
The author contends that the real ‘bad guy’ is the free market.
Bond Manager With $6.6 Billion Just Saw the Scariest Chart Ever
Morten Steinsland says market players are under pricing risk.
Legal Arrangements Other than Marriage
Here's another look at how clients' household arrangements can affect planning strategies.
Illinois Officials Prod Rauner to Sell Bonds to Cut Unpaid Bills
The pile of bills left over from a budget impasse includes many bills from health care providers.