The department believes an oversight bureau, created to assess the financial strength of annuity providers, would help employers and advisers become more comfortable including annuities in retirement plans.
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Yet only 20% have taken any step toward funding their long-term care expenses.
A survey of the newly retired finds 40% spend more for health care than they’d expected.
It is clear which countries lead the way in providing sustainable retirement systems with adequate benefits—and what others can learn from them to improve.
However, they report they have more in savings than in credit card debt.
The firm looks at a plan’s demographics and creates a glidepath that both controls for and seeks out risk.
And nearly two-thirds, 63%, of advisers recommend annuities to clients who need income.
The head of Wells Fargo Institutional Retirement and Trust reflects on a strong boost in investor optimism measured in a recent survey published by the firm—and on the specter of ballooning health care cost projections.
Research indicates consumers who conduct retirement planning activities or have a formal written retirement plan prior to retirement have a greater likelihood that actual expenses resemble anticipated expenses.
Participants age 50 and older need more personalized advice, advisers say.
Two leading retirement industry executives refute the claim that the nation faces a retirement crisis and point to several ways retirement plans can be strengthened.
J.P. Morgan Asset Management’s Anne Lester describes best practices and emerging strategies for helping plan sponsors deliver better participant outcomes in an evolving retirement landscape.
Certain policy changes and the right support for plan sponsors could make it easier for plans and participants to embrace lifetime income solutions.
A poll found most Americans think Medicare or health insurance will cover the costs.
The provider is enhancing its participant-facing digital offerings to drive participant behavior.
Lively, Inc. introduced investment capabilities through an integration with TD Ameritrade Institutional’s Self-Directed Plan Services platform.
To minimize this risk, the CRR suggests parents keep household spending steady over time while sharply cutting back spending on themselves.
Researchers from State Street Global Advisors suggest policy changes that could improve retirement readiness for younger workers and late savers.
Nearly one-third of adults are “panicked” or “very worried” about it.
While four out of five employers say they support employees working past age 65, they also understand that an aging workforce has its drawbacks.