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Fear of (Not) Dying



One of the downsides of being a pension actuary is that conversations can often turn a bit morbid.  Mortality is such a heavy subject that non-actuaries (also called “people”) consciously use more pleasant euphemisms like “longevity”. Others simply take a hiatus from their regular blog to…

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arrows of change

Lead the change! Help employers and their participants overcome objection to automatic features.



Change is hard.  Some use that phrase as an explanation.  Some use it as an excuse. I would challenge you to use it as motivation. As creatures of habit, not all of us embrace change with open arms (me included).  It’s as if we automatically presume change is bad or negative. Change can be…

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