June 2017 Posts

  • DOL Announces That Fiduciary Rule Will Go Into Effect June 9

    After initially delaying a rule intended to prevent financial advisers from steering their clients to bad retirement investments, the Department of Labor (DOL) announced that the rule will go into effect on June 9, 2017, but its future is still unclear....
  • The Use of Immediate Annuities in Medicaid Planning for Married Couples

    Immediate annuities can be a useful tool to protect the spouse of a nursing home resident who applies for Medicaid....
  • New Protections for Nursing Home Residents

    New Obama-era rules designed to give nursing home residents more control of their care are gradually going into effect. ...
  • Proving Age Discrimination Is Difficult

    As baby boomers continue to work past retirement age, age discrimination lawsuits are becoming more common. ...