Blogs & Newsletters

Dividing retirement benefits at divorce shouldn’t be this hard

By Emily Spreiser For many people going through a divorce, obtaining a fair share of a former spouse’s retirement benefit is essential to ensuring financial security in old age. This is especially true for individuals who worked in the home while they were married, caring for children or sick or elderly relatives. That is because […]

Blogs & Newsletters

Congress should read new PBGC report and act fast to solve multiemployer crisis

By Karen Friedman If Congress and the Joint Select Committee on the Solvency of Multiemployer Plans need any further proof that they should act to solve the multiemployer crisis, all they need to do is read the latest report from the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC). The PBGC’s 2017 Projections Report shows that the financial […]

Blogs & Newsletters

A Stanley Cup Vision for Retirement

By Karen Friedman I went crazy with happiness last night when the Washington DC Capitals (Caps) beat the Golden Knights to capture the Stanley Cup, the beautiful silver trophy awarded to the team that wins the playoffs in hockey. The Capitals have waited 44 years for this win – and it couldn’t be sweeter for […]

PRC In the News
06/04/18|Wood TV

Pension panic: Holland retiree told to repay $38K

When Adeline Reed received a letter from her pension fund telling her she’d been overpaid for nearly a decade, she was shocked.