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Women and Arthritis: Stephanie Aleite

Juliet Belkin | Posted 05.18.2016 | Women
Juliet Belkin

About 1.3 million people in the U.S. live with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), a serious autoimmune disease that occurs when your immune system mistakenly ...

Why Are We Third-World America When It Comes to Retirement?

Jane White | Posted 01.28.2017 | Politics
Jane White

While there was plenty of buzz over Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's announcement that he and his wife will donate nearly all of their Facebook stock, there was no buzz about the findings that Facebook offered no matching contribution to its employees' 401(k) accounts in 2012 and 2013.

A New Way for Americans to Save

Sarah Bloom Raskin | Posted 01.26.2017 | Politics
Sarah Bloom Raskin

One essential factor in building a more inclusive prosperity is giving all Americans easy ways to save for their retirement years. That's why I have been thrilled to work on the unveiling of myRA--"my Retirement Account"--a game changer that will help Americans begin to save for a safe and comfortable retirement.

If You're Not Saving for Retirement or a Rainy Day, Then myRA Should Be yourRA

Lily Batchelder | Posted 11.05.2016 | Business
Lily Batchelder

For the millions of workers who lack emergency savings and access to a retirement plan, myRA, a new savings vehicle launched by the Treasury Department, is a great start and a welcome response to a serious economic problem that, if we have our way, you'll start hearing a lot more about.

4 Ways To Solve The Looming Retirement Crisis

Keosha Varela | Posted 05.17.2014 | Politics
Keosha Varela

Retirement savings are key to building wealth, strengthening the middle class, and building a greater measure of financial security for Americans. Current US policies reward employers, financial institutions, and workers for saving, but millions remain outside of the system, resulting in a looming retirement security crisis.

Yes! Retirement Security Is Attainable

Gary Reber | Posted 04.12.2014 | Politics
Gary Reber

I've said it before and I'll say it again: It's great to be unemployed and retired if you can afford it!

MyRAs -- the New Social Security?

Terry Savage | Posted 04.01.2014 | Business
Terry Savage

The president has proposed a new type of retirement savings account. It would be an individual account, guaranteed by the government, offered through employers and available to lower income workers to give them security in retirement.

Why Is the White House in Denial About Our Pension Poverty?

Jane White | Posted 04.01.2014 | Politics
Jane White

This nation should be ashamed of its indifference to this crisis.

Obama Makes Big Move On Retirement

Reuters | Posted 03.31.2014 | Business

WASHINGTON, Jan 29 (Reuters) - The Obama administration is scheduled on Wednesday to launch a retirement savings vehicle called "myRA," aimed at enr...