Retirement / Old Age

Australia’s pension funds feel heat of powerful inquiry

Australia’s pension funds feel heat of powerful inquiry

Published 06/08/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian pension funds are “surrounded by temptation” to put profits ahead of people, a barrister assisting an inquiry into financial misconduct said [more…]

Top DJs spin tales of their first jobs

Top DJs spin tales of their first jobs

Published 03/08/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The world’s top DJs are basically demigods of the turntable, packing arenas and wowing electronic dance music (EDM) fans everywhere around [more…]

Author delves into U.S. Social Security’s origins to debunk myths

Author delves into U.S. Social Security’s origins to debunk myths

Published 02/08/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Social Security is unaffordable due to our aging population. Social Security is a driver of our national debt. Social Security is built [more…]

Is meaningful, part-time work in retirement a myth?

Is meaningful, part-time work in retirement a myth?

Published 02/08/2018

CHICAGO - As Pamela Pommer entered her 60s, she planned to work part-time helping aging people deal with financial troubles. But like many baby boomers [more…]

The Beat Goes On: Life Lessons with music producer Andre Harrell

The Beat Goes On: Life Lessons with music producer Andre Harrell

Published 29/07/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - In any history of hip-hop, one name keeps popping up over and over again: Andre Harrell. From working alongside Def Jam [more…]

Ohio workers’ pension fund woes are symbolic of national problem

Ohio workers’ pension fund woes are symbolic of national problem

Published 27/07/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Roberta Dell has worked for 46 years making lollipops, and she loves her job. But she worries that retirement may not be [more…]

U.S. Medigap plans fall short on protections for pre-existing…

U.S. Medigap plans fall short on protections for pre-existing…

Published 19/07/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - (The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.) Thinking of adding a Medigap supplemental policy to your [more…]

Queen B: Life lessons take flight with Angela Bassett

Queen B: Life lessons take flight with Angela Bassett

Published 19/07/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - (The writer is a Reuters contributor. The opinions expressed are his own.) Over the past year, Angela Bassett has been showing [more…]

Alan Alda’s new life lesson is that people need to connect

Alan Alda’s new life lesson is that people need to connect

Published 10/07/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - (The writer is a Reuters contributor. The opinions expressed are his own.) Based on the years Alan Alda has spent in [more…]

Exclusive: Credit Suisse creates new anti-sexual harassment role

Exclusive: Credit Suisse creates new anti-sexual harassment role

Published 06/07/2018

ZURICH (Reuters) - Credit Suisse has carved out a new role to lead its handling of sexual harassment claims and examine group-wide policies, as Switzerland’s [more…]