Archive for January, 2018

Are Advisors’ Cyberdefenses Strong Enough? Dalbar-ThinkAdvisor Survey Seeks Answers

Are Advisors’ Cyberdefenses Strong Enough? Dalbar-ThinkAdvisor Survey Seeks Answers

Cyberfelons are awash in Americans’ personal data; to fight back, companies need better authentication defenses to ensure it can’t be used. Source: Think Advisor     

January 23, 2018 | By More
5 Ways to Avoid Stupid Mistakes

5 Ways to Avoid Stupid Mistakes

To get where you want to go, think harder about why you do whatever it is you do. Source: Think Advisor     

January 23, 2018 | By More
ACA Tax Blockers Seem to Be Near Senate Passage

ACA Tax Blockers Seem to Be Near Senate Passage

The Cadillac plan provision and the health insurer fee provision appear to be in the measure on the Senate floor right now. Source: Think Advisor     

January 23, 2018 | By More
Congress Sends Trump ACA Tax Blocker Bill

Congress Sends Trump ACA Tax Blocker Bill

The ECAA will eliminate $12.7 billion in health insurer fee bills and delay the start of the Cadillac plan tax. Source: Think Advisor     

January 23, 2018 | By More
5 Senior Market Distribution Veteran Insights

5 Senior Market Distribution Veteran Insights

Denis Tauscheck operates in a sector in which insurers still want help from agents. Source: Think Advisor     

January 23, 2018 | By More
AXA Aims at U.S. Benefits Market With Administration Firm Deal

AXA Aims at U.S. Benefits Market With Administration Firm Deal

Maestro Health offers private exchange, account administration and health cost management services. Source: Think Advisor     

January 23, 2018 | By More
ACA Tax Blocker Measure Stalls in Senate

ACA Tax Blocker Measure Stalls in Senate

The Senate is preparing to return to work on the package that includes the measure at noon Eastern time today. Source: Think Advisor     

January 21, 2018 | By More
Those Corporate Pensions Weren’t Always So Great

Those Corporate Pensions Weren’t Always So Great

The author says the old pension plans gave employers a strong incentive to lay off older workers. Source: Think Advisor     

January 20, 2018 | By More
Major Health Tax Blockers Reach Senate Floor

Major Health Tax Blockers Reach Senate Floor

Two years of freedom from three Affordable Care Act provisions are part of the anti-government shutdown bill. Source: Think Advisor     

January 20, 2018 | By More
Security Benefit Adds to RateTrack Family

Security Benefit Adds to RateTrack Family

The new annuity contract can increase the income benefit roll-up if interest rates rise. Source: Think Advisor     

January 20, 2018 | By More