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Four Retirement Hazards



Baby Boomers have seen traditional pensions frozen or discontinued, job security threatened, 401(k) balances rocked by booms, busts, and financial crises, and health care costs skyrocket dizzyingly. Their response has been broadly characterized by inertia. No surprise there; people don’t handle…

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The Billion-Dollar Question



Everybody loves cheap money, right? Well, if you’re a borrower, you’ve definitely benefited from actions taken by the Federal Reserve to keep interest rates at record lows. But not everyone is thrilled with this wave of cheap money. Sponsors of defined benefit plans, in particular, have dealt…

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