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  1. New York jazz musicians demand pensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Dear Kitty

    ... is real." Mr O'Connor told the council that it would cost jazz clubs about $22 (A 13.42) per performance to create a pension fund for the city's ageing musicians. The trumpeter approached six of the city's most venerable jazz clubs, including ...

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  2. Why you might change your portfolio when you retireRead the original story

    30 min ago | MarketWatch

    ... adjusted gross income was approximately $50,000, nearly all of which was as qualified dividends. I don't have a pension, but I have investment assets of approx. $3 million - $1.65 million in traditional IRAs and $1.35 million in taxable ...

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  3. Europe's BargainRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Project Syndicate

    ... danger zone. Because deflation drives up the real burden of sovereign debt and public non-debt liabilities such as pension systems, its emergence would undermine the already fragile state of many countries' public finances and kill growth. In a ...

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  4. Kazakh president proposes mechanisms to fight age discriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Trend

    ... Nursultan Nazarbayev added that the state not only supports the elderly in Kazakh retirement homes, but also pays pension to them. "However, many children of these old men appear in retirement homes only on the day when their parents receive ...

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  5. Abe Joins Health Minister in Call for Fast GPIF Asset ReviewRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Odds are falling that a governance overhaul will delay Japan's retirement fund from putting more of its $1.2 trillion into stocks. The Government Pension Investment Fund must review its asset allocations as soon as possible, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said today, while Health Minister Yasuhisa Shiozaki said the fund was considering expediting the revamp.

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  6. Hollande asks Europe for patience with France, vows reformRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | EurActiv.com

    ... in his Socialist Party and further left, and the far-right National Front. Tearing up working time, pay and pension rules would merely create greater inequality and increase unemployment, already close to 11%, he said. Leaving the euro zone and ...

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  7. An Overview Of The Pension Benefit Guaranty CorporationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Investopedia

    The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation provides a safety net for participants in private-sector defined-benefit plans by insuring the participants' benefits under the plan. This federal corporation was established by the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to give participants in plans covered by the PBGC guaranteed "basic" benefits in the event that their employer-sponsored defined benefit plans become insolvent.

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  8. My half-empty Yes cup runneth overRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    I'm in my kitchen, having yet another coffee. It's 6.30 am. I'm groggy after a sleepless night.

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  9. Real estate losses near $200M for Dallas police, fire pension fundRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... resell them for a big profit - "flipping" them - had become an investing rage. Chernine and Black were going to pension funds with proposals involving tracts of land primed for development. Chernine and Black partnered with the fund on several ...

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  10. Just Retirement rides out annuity stormRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    ... with the unexpected. Managers didn't have to wait long to put that advice to use. When announced sweeping changes to pension arrangements within the March Budget, allowing retirees to withdraw their pension pot aged 55 without the need for ...

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  11. Mom: Son who has power of attorney took more than 800G from meRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... me, I had given him power of attorney over my account with a stockbroker when I entered a total-care community. My pension and SS cover my monthly maintenance payments, and I occasionally have had to tap my reserve for clothing and entertainment. ...

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  12. Who's getting rich off the stock market?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    The United States is enjoying one of the best stock market surges in its history. But the phenomenal gains in recent years are going mostly to white, college-educated individuals who are already pretty well off.

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  13. The Conscience of a Benghazi WhistleblowerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The American Conservative

    ... State Department facility; I was placed on a Secret Service watch list as a potential threat to Mrs. Clinton; the pension I earned over a long career was threatened; and only after the intercession of some of the lawyers now representing Edward ...

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  14. To help avoid bankruptcy, NIS to woo informal sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    THE National Insurance Scheme plans to encourage the informal economy to pay pension contributions through increased public education and amalgamating statutory deductions. It's the latest measure aimed at steering the fund from bankruptcy in 20 years, as reported earlier this week.

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  15. Abe Joins Health Minister in Calls for Speedy GPIF ReviewRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Odds are falling that a governance overhaul will delay Japan 's retirement fund from putting more of its $1.2 trillion into stocks. The Government Pension Investment Fund must review its asset allocations as soon as possible, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said today.

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  16. Teacher pensions still need reformingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | District Administration

    Two years ago, the Michigan Legislature had the opportunity to turn around the state's fragile retirement system for public school employees. But lawmakers stopped short of making meaningful reform that would fix the system for good.

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  17. Policy StudiesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | InsiderOnline

    The 2014 session of the General Assembly of Maryland was a dismal one for free markets, limited government, and civil society. While past sessions passed important transparency legislation or pension reform, this one enacted a budget bill that increased spending and the structural deficit, saddled Maryland's economy with a higher minimum wage, put the interests of unions ahead of the needs of taxpayers and school children by tightening up prevailing wage requirements, and passed an open-ended funding measure that fails to deal with the real problems of the state's Affordable Care Act rollout.

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  18. Correction: Labor-Jazz Musicians storyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... paid $50 a night when she sang in "Three Guys and a Doll" in 1958. Now, at age 75 and nearing retirement, she has no pension to fall back on - and is asking the clubs to help out. "Because jazz is considered the national treasure of America, there ...

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  19. Minister U-Turn on Japan's Pension Fund Seen Good for StocksRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Odds are falling that a governance overhaul will delay Japan's retirement fund from putting more of its $1.2 trillion into stocks. Since becoming minister in charge of the Government Pension Investment Fund two weeks ago, Yasuhisa Shiozaki has stopped saying the law for how the fund is overseen must be changed before it adopts a new investment strategy.

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  20. Public advocate eyes campaign finance lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New York Business.com

    ... standing in the case because Ms. James is a trustee of the New York City Employees Retirement System, the main city pension fund. Having a trustee from a large public pension plan arguing against the consequences of overturning the SEC rule could ...

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