Mar-Apr 2008

Annuities in 401(k) Increasingly Accepted

Annuities in defined contribution plans are gaining momentum as aging Baby Boomers seek to create guaranteed retirement income streams, according to "Guaranteed Annuities in Defined Contribution Plans," a report from the Financial Research Corporation (FRC).

Balancing Act

The classic 60/40 balanced fund benchmark may not work anymore, but advisers can utilize other gauges

Face Off

Law firm gets to proceed with fee lawsuit against Hancock

Selling Points

Insights from the Retirement Plan Adviser and Adviser Team of the Year finalists

So Sue Me

Supreme Court allows individual ERISA suits in landmark ruling

Talking Points

Tired of giving the same old presentations? Use these nuggets of information to spruce them up.

The Not-So-Fine Print

If you watch commercial TV (that is to say, TV with commercials), you've no doubt been struck by the proliferation of ads for various prescription medicines.