THE “LIFE EXPECTANCY GAP”

<![CDATA[ “Researchers have confirmed that life expectancy at older ages has been rising fastest for the highest socioeconomic groups,” writes Rebecca Moore in an excellent piece for plansponsor.com, citing a paper published by the National Bureau of Economic...

SMALL-BUSINESS OPTIMISM

<![CDATA[ “[American] small businesses expect stronger revenue this year and many anticipate adding employees,” writes Howard Schneider in a reuters.com piece that cites a New York Fed report. The article continues: “In a national survey that covered nearly 16,000...

WORKING UNTIL . . . WHEN?

<![CDATA[ “With Americans living longer and the Great Recession walloping employees’ nest eggs, a new CareerBuilder study estimates half of U.S. workers at least 60 years old don’t think they’ll be able to retire until 70 at the earliest,” writes Andrew… Read more...
MARKET UPDATE: FIRST QUARTER 2017

MARKET UPDATE: FIRST QUARTER 2017

MARKET UPDATE: FIRST QUARTER 2017 The market continued rolling right along in the 1st quarter as corporate earnings growth and the prospect of tax and regulation reform kept investors focused. For the quarter, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 4.6%, the S&P...