One in two Americans polled in a recent survey by The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. say they are concerned about losing ground in their efforts to save for retirement.
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The new Income Annuity Training Guide from the Principal Financial Group helps financial professionals understand how to offer income annuities as part of a retirement income strategy, the company said.
Thrive Income Distribution System, LLC, in partnership with the Retirement Income Solutions Enterprise (RISE), has launched a turnkey planning and selling system designed to help advisers grow a profitable retirement income advice practice.
Principal Financial Group released more educational guides about retirement income for financial advisers.
The Principal Financial Group unveiled new resources for advisers to tap into the burgeoning retirement income market.
How involved are advisers in retirement income planning and what products do they prefer?
Two platforms, Hewitt Associates and Mercer, have taken up Prudential Retirement's IncomeFlex Target guaranteed income product.
In response to the market downturn, financial advisers are adjusting how they construct and manage portfolios to meet the income needs of clients living in retirement, according to a new report.
A sales kit for insurance professionals, recently released by Pacific Life, explains how life insurance can help build assets for clients' retirement plans while providing protection to families and businesses through the death benefit, the company said.
Prudential Retirement has a new target for its IncomeFlex solution: target-date funds.
For financial advisers wanting to educate clients about and sell retirement income solutions, the Retirement Income Solutions Enterprise (RISE) offers an engagement system.
Strategic Insight published an in-depth report containing detailed information on standalone living benefits (SALBs) based on proprietary document research and extensive interviews.
Clients are making unwise decisions more often than usual, according to most advisers.
Whether participants view 2008 as a good year for earnings on their 401(k) or a bad year can depend on account balance, age, or job tenure, according to a new Issue Brief from the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI).
Retirement plan participants have a low awareness of retirement income strategies, a report from Spectrem suggests.
One potential reason why some elderly run down their assets slowly is uncertainty over their life spans, suggests an analysis by the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER).
Recent market setbacks have led affluent retirees to show greater interest in receiving a guaranteed income stream, according to a survey by MFS Investment Management.
Charles Schwab&Co. has launched Real Life Retirement Services, to provide practical help for people making the transition to retirement.
Research from Phoenix Companies found high-net-worth (HNW) consumers are altering their retirement plans in light of the financial crisis, but four in 10 are not talking to financial advisers about the crisis.
New reports from the Vanguard Center for Retirement Research indicate American workers increasingly need help to generate a sustainable income stream in retirement and a variety of solutions exist.