30 05, 2019

New Bill Would Conduct the Largest Investigation of Private Pensions in 40 Years

2019-05-30T14:16:16-07:00May 30th, 2019|Categories: Pension Reform|Tags: , , |

Bipartisan US senators are proposing legislation in an effort to secure workers’ retirement benefits in the long run, through the formation of a new retirement commission that would guide private retirement plans to a more sustainable future. Coined the Federal Retirement Commission Act, Sens. Todd Young, an Indiana Republican, and Cory Booker, a New Jersey Democrat, would create a group responsible for reviewing private benefit programs and submitting to Congress recommendations on how to improve or replace the programs. [...]

29 09, 2016

Six in 10 Millennials Would Sacrifice Pay for Guaranteed Retirement Benefits

2016-09-29T18:22:54-07:00September 29th, 2016|Categories: Retirement|Tags: , |

Faced with mounting worries over their finances and retirement outlook, six in 10 millennials say they are willing to sacrifice pay for more secure retirement benefits. At the same time, however, their appetite for forgoing some of their pay for reduced or more predictable health benefit costs has decreased over the last few years, according to research by Willis Towers Watson, a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company. […]