Who’s Afraid Of GDPR?

Privacy didn’t feature in any aspect of law until the latter half of the twentieth century. From the original census called by Herod, the idea that the powers that be were entitled to the maximum amount of data was ingrained in the general population.

Employers Expect Health Benefit Costs To Rise 3.9% in 2020

Health benefit costs will grow by nearly 4% in 2020, according to early results from the latest Mercer National Survey of Employer-Sponsored Health Plans. Based on responses from 1,511 US employers1, Mercer projects that the average total health benefits cost per employee will rise by 3.9% in 2020.

How Individuals Are Saving for Their Financial Futures

Ascensus—whose technology and expertise help millions of people save for retirement, education, and healthcare—has released new insights across its universe of retirement, education, Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE), and health savings accounts on the Inside America’s Savings Plans microsite.

Decoding The Modern Workplace

Research findings released today by NTT DATA reveal organizations are yielding positive and unexpected returns investing in their digital workplace by keeping employees at the center of their strategy.

Causes of Mortality: Our Perceptions vs. Reality

Death, as the old adage goes, is one of only two certainties in life (the second being taxes). But when it comes to what actually kills us, are we really correct in our assumptions? As it turns out, no.

77% of Millennials Have Made an Impact Investment, But How Well Do They Understand The Concept?

Major gaps exist between financial advisors’ understanding of impact investing and their younger clients’ interest in the subject, according to a study released today by Fidelity Charitable®, an independent public charity and the nation’s largest grantmaker.

Young Investors Are Starting Earlier Despite Lifestyle Roadblocks

E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: ETFC) today announced results from its most recent wave of StreetWise, the E*TRADE quarterly tracking study of experienced investors. Results show young investors are engaging in the markets earlier than previous generations, yet they struggle to put their financial goals first.

Don’t Let These Six Reasons Hold You Back from Buying Life Insurance

Are you like the majority of Americans who don’t have life insurance, but also know that you should? Life insurance is probably something you’re uncomfortable talking about, but it’s far too important to put off.

Finding Hidden Potential with Middle Market Pre-Retirees

In many parts of the financial advisory business, fishing for millionaires is a central strategy. And sure, the higher the asset base of each client, the higher the income potential for the advisory firm and each financial advisor. In reality, however, there are a limited number of millionaires.

U.S. Adults Hold An Average Of $29,800 In Personal Debt Exclusive Of Mortgages

U.S. adults aged 18+ report having an average of $29,800 in personal debt, exclusive of mortgages, according to the latest findings from Northwestern Mutual’s 2019 Planning & Progress Study. The research also revealed that 15% of Americans believe they’ll be in debt for the rest of their lives.