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AALU Statement on Massachusetts Proposed Fiduciary Standard of Conduct

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AALU President and CEO Marc Cadin today released the following statement on the Proposed Fiduciary Standard of Conduct for Massachusetts Broker-Dealers, Agents, Investment Advisers, and Investment Adviser Representatives: “The revised Massachusetts proposal, as written, would undoubtedly cut off much-needed advice and access to retirement savings and financial services for hard-working individuals and families across the…

AALU Celebrates “Most Historic Advocacy Year” for Financial Security Profession

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Noting significant legislative and regulatory wins, AALU President and CEO Marc Cadin today said 2019 has been AALU’s most historic advocacy year impacting the financial security profession and the people they serve. “This year has undoubtedly been AALU’s greatest advocacy year yet,” Cadin said. “From the most significant tax relief in the history of the…

AALU Applauds Inclusion of SECURE Act in Year-End Deal

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AALU President and CEO Marc Cadin today applauded inclusion of the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act in the end-of-the-year legislation being considered by Congress this week. The SECURE Act passed the House in May by a vote of 417-3 and will improve retirement security for millions of Americans. “The SECURE Act…

AALU Urges the Senate to Pass the SECURE ACT

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WASHINGTON, D.C.—AALU President and CEO Marc Cadin today sent a letter along with 90 other CEOs and presidents urging the Senate to pass the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act. The bill would help to ensure the financial and retirement security of millions of Americans.

Industry Groups, Senators Make Big Push For SECURE Act

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JOHN HILTON – 10/21/2019 As the days on the U.S. Senate calendar tick away, industry groups are trying a last-ditch push to get its favored retirement-security bill a vote. In a letter this week to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kent., Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., lobbied for immediate Senate consideration of the bipartisan Setting Every…

A Retirement Plan for Americans Who May Live to Age 150

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BY MARC R. CADIN – 09/30/19 It’s never too early to begin saving for retirement, but it’s a task that ranks last among many Americans’ budget priorities. And that shows, as the median retirement balance for working Americans is only $3,000, an amount that would barely cover living expenses for a few months. People are…

AALU, GAMA Launch Multi-City Listening Tour

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AALU President and CEO Marc Cadin and GAMA International CEO Bonnie Godsman today will launch a listening tour to visit and gather feedback from members and corporate partners around the country. The first stop on the listening tour comes two weeks after the groups announced they will be joining forces to create a new organization…