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IRI Endorses Senate Bipartisan Financial Regulatory and Economic Growth Proposal

Posted on November 15, 2017

Includes Protections for Older Investors from Financial Abuse & Exploitation

IRI Recognizes Lawmakers for their Commitment to Retirement Security

Posted on November 7, 2017

Senator Hatch & Senator Tester Commended for Efforts to Advance Retirement Security

IRI Responds to the House Tax Reform Plan

Posted on November 2, 2017

Tax Policies to Preserve, Protect, and Enhance Retirement Savings

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Top Ten Findings from IRI’s New Research on Retirees

Much of the available research on retirement focuses on those who are still in the planning stages. But what about those in retirement, and what lessons from their experiences can help shape and improve the retirement outlook for future generations?

Honoring All Grandparents

The air is changing in Washington. The sticky summer heat that engulfs you the second you step outside in the morning has now been replaced with the crisp, bright air of fall. And we know what that...

Happy Birthday, Social Security!

It’s striking to consider the impact Social Security has had on retirement security since the program was enacted 81 years ago. But today Americans may be over relying on it to fund their retirement years.

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Long-term planning for your client and your practice

Posted on November 17, 2016 by Joe Biloon, CFP®, AEP®

Research shows that long-term care expenses can deplete client resources two to three times faster than intended. This month is Long-term Care Awareness Month and an opportune time for advisors to engage clients about long-term care solutions.

The Value of Expert Advice in a ‘DIY’ World

In today’s do-it-yourself (DIY) world, Americans can find answers to pretty much any question on their own with a simple Internet search. How do I repaint my living room?

Social Security is a Critical Retirement Asset and When to Claim It Can Make a Big Difference

The occasion of National Retirement Planning Week offers an opportunity to reflect on two of the most important questions in retirement planning: when to stop working and when to take Social Security.

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IRI Insight – Fall 2017

Posted on September 28, 2017

If you had to guess which age group uses digital technology the least, you’d probably say baby boomers, and you’d be right. So it might surprise you...

IRI Insight - Summer 2017

Posted on July 10, 2017

Retirement Environment Index The Retirement Environment Index from LPL Research is a holistic ranking of the attractiveness of each U.S. state as a retirement destination. This unique index looks s...

IRI Insight – Spring 2017

Posted on March 24, 2017

IRI overviews the results from its annual Baby Boomer research. Also in this issue, how you can empower your clients to determine their best interests, advantages of QLACs, and retirement milestones to follow.

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