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May 08

A Commentary on the PBS Show The Retirement Gamble

By Steven Smith | Financial News , Investment Management , Meanderings , Retirement , Risk Management , Small Business

PBS recently aired a Frontline show entitled The Retirement Gamble, profiling the 401(k) industry. If you missed it, it can be viewed here. Polemic in tone, the show is highly critical of the country’s evolution from defined benefit pension plans toward defined contribution 401(k) type plans, and in particular the culture of the industry that […]

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