PRC In the News
04/05/12|Kiplinger's Retirement Report

A New Chapter of Pension Plan Woes

Pensions used to be a reliable stream of retirement income, but these twists and turns could put a pension benefit in jeopardy.

PRC In the News
04/04/12|Washington Post

The 401(k): Americans ‘just not prepared’ to manage their own retirement funds

When lawmakers added a subsection to the tax code called the 401(k) more than three decades ago, they could not have imagined that this string of three numbers and a letter would become a fixture in the financial lexicon.

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Can we call it a comeback…for DB plans?

I hope so. According to a newly-released Towers Watson survey, it looks like defined benefit pension plans are making a comeback – especially among younger workers.  According to the 2011 Towers Watson Retirement Attitudes Survey, younger workers are increasingly recognizing that guaranteed income in retirement should play a role in the decision-making process when selecting […]

PRC In the News
04/03/12|San Francisco Chronicle

Tax credit a benefit for lower-income workers

Lower-income workers can get a little-known tax credit worth up to $1,000 each year if they contribute to an individual retirement account or workplace plan such as a 401(k), 403(b) or 457.