Filter by

Retirement Funds

Sorted by Most Recent Airing

Showing 1 - 20 of 150 Show 100
  • [alt text]

    Retirement Savings Policy

    Witnesses, including tax and retirement policy experts, talked about the gap between how much Americans were saving for retirement and savings needed after retirement. Suggested…

    336 views
  • [alt text]

    Expected Lifespan Increase of Private Pensioners

    Dale Hall spoke by phone about research showing the average lifespan of 65-year-old Americans enrolled in private pension plans was expected to increase by an average of two years.

    489 views
  • [alt text]

    Retirement Savings Needs

    Diane Oakley talked about how Americans were expected to live longer and could potentially outlive their retirement savings. She also examined how this could affect the U.S. economy.…

    356 views
  • [alt text]

    Senator Marco Rubio on Retirement Security

    Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) outlined his proposal for retirement security. Part of his plan included making saving for retirement for younger workers and changing Medicare and Social…

    1,248 views
  • [alt text]

    Retirement Planning

    Steven Bell talked about the Bipartisan Policy Center’s Personal Savings Initiative on financial preparation for retirement. The initiative highlights challenges related to…

    327 views
  • [alt text]

    Fifth Third Bancorp v. Dudenhoeffer Oral Argument

    The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Fifth Third Bancorp v. Dudenhoeffer over when employees can sue their companies over retirement plan losses. This case involved a claim by…

    335 views
  • [alt text]

    Senator Jack Reed on Unemployment Benefits

    Senator Jack Reed (D-RI) spoke on the Senate floor about his amendment to a bill to extend, for three months, unemployment insurance benefits that expired at the end of 2013. His amendment…

    896 views
  • [alt text]

    Retirement Security

    Diane Oakley talked about how the federally backed “starter” retirement savings programs, announced by President Obama during his State of the Union address, will be structured…

    992 views
  • [alt text]

    President Obama Remarks in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania

    President Barack Obama talked about retirement security at U.S. Steel’s Mon Valley Works plant in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania. After his remarks, he signed a memorandum that…

    2,062 views
  • [alt text]

    Diane Oakley on Retirement Savings

    Diane Oakley, participating by phone, talked about the status of Americans' retirement savings.

    2,885 views
  • [alt text]

    Social Security and Retirement Savings

    Witnesses testified on the role of Social Security as a source of retirement income as the number of workers with pensions continued to decline. They agreed that Social Security…

    813 views
  • [alt text]

    Retirement Planning

    Walter Bettinger talked about his ideas for improving the 401(k) retirement savings system. He proposed that all participants in 401(k) plans should be provided with individual,…

    775 views
  • [alt text]

    Life Expectancy Rate and Retirement

    Retirement and financial planning professionals talked about the implications of increased life expectancy on the workplace and financial planning. Topics included Social Security and…

    182 views
  • [alt text]

    Current Retirement Outlook

    Witnesses testified on the status of personal savings and pension funds of “baby boom” workers, many of whom cannot retire due to the recession and collapse of the housing…

    253 views
  • [alt text]

    Social Security and Retirement Costs

    Social Security Administration Chief Actuary Stephen Goss talked about the challenges in providing Social Security projections. He explained that current law and an ever-changing…

    226 views
  • [alt text]

    Retirement Planning

    Panelists spoke about retirement planning including means of retirement saving, ways to expand coverage, and employer and consumer perspectives.

    239 views
  • [alt text]

    Retirement Savings Programs

    Panelists talked about a joint effort by labor groups and employers to preserve private employer pension programs. They discussed details of the proposal and some of the concerns of…

    139 views
  • [alt text]

    Pension Reform

    Joshua Gotbaum talked about changes to the nation’s pension system and their impact on labor and business. He predicted that Congress would pass a bill in the next couple of…

    161 views
  • [alt text]

    Post-Recession Business Opportunities

    An insurance executive and a pension investment manager spoke about how their industries have changed since the 2008 financial crisis. Among the topics they addressed were business…

    96 views
  • [alt text]

    Workers and Retirement Savings

    Nevin Adams talked about the Employee Benefit Research Institute’s “2013 Retirement Confidence Survey.” The survey results showed that many U.S. workers did not feel they…

    333 views
  • Load 20 More