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January 2015 Update: Financial Planning Considerations for Same-Sex Couples After <i>Windsor</i>

January 2015 Update: Financial Planning Considerations for Same-Sex Couples After Windsor

The financial planning landscape for same-sex couples continues to evolve. This January 2015 update focuses on recent activity impacting residents of certain states, as well as an important Social Security Administration announcement.
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Financial Wellness: The Next Frontier in Wellness Programs

Financial Wellness: The Next Frontier in Wellness Programs

In this paper, Prudential discusses key risks to financial wellness that employees face during their working years, unveils new national measures of financial wellness for American workers, and discusses best practices for employers in implementing financial wellness programs.
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Planning for Retirement: The Importance of Workplace Retirement Plans and Guaranteed Lifetime Income

Planning for Retirement: The Importance of Workplace Retirement Plans and Guaranteed Lifetime Income

The official update to the National Retirement Risk Index (NRRI) finds that more than half of Americans are at risk of being unable to maintain their living standard in retirement. This paper looks at the roles workplace retirement plans and guaranteed lifetime income play in significantly improving retirement readiness.
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Managing Financial Risk in Retirement and Benefits Programs

Managing Financial Risk in Retirement and Benefits Programs

Prudential and CFO Research partner for the fifth time to survey senior finance executives from a range of U.S. companies to help identify trends in the evolution of retirement and benefits strategies.
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Innovative Strategies to Help Maximize Social Security Benefits

Innovative Strategies to Help Maximize Social Security Benefits

Updated for 2012, this paper includes claiming strategies that divorced or widowed individuals can use to maximize their lifetime Social Security benefits. A short video summarizes the strategies outlined in the paper.
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