AALU in the News

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…

New CEO seeks to reinvent AALU

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BY ALEX GANGITANO – 03/12/19 06:00 AM EDT The Association for Advanced Life Underwriting (AALU) needed to make a change and, instead of recruiting the catalyst from the outside, it looked inward for a new leader. “I would have rather gone to do something else somewhere else if the board wasn’t ready for a fundamental…