Have-nots still have time to save for retirement

The Bakersfield Californian March 24, 2015 The increasing income gap between the top 1 percent and the rest of America continues to grab headlines. But waiting quietly in the background is a related retirement crisis. It’s no secret that few Americans have saved enough to fund even subsistence retirements, let alone comfortable ones. Blame their … Read more

Companies begin offering ‘financial wellness’ programs

Kern Business Journal March 2015 Employers have long recognized the benefits of maintaining and recruiting a healthy, productive workforce through “wellness programs,” which provide physical and mental support. But as workers’ concerns mount over their lack of savings to meet every day needs and to prepare for retirement, many companies are launching “financial wellness programs,” … Read more