Pensions

States In Danger As Pension Underfunding Of $4.7 Trillion Threatens Their Fiscal Health

“This spells trouble for the millions of baby boomers who are quickly approaching retirement age and expect to collect the pensions promised to them by government officials,” IBD Editorials | Posted 11/19/2014 | news.investors.com State Finances: Voters in the midterm elections gave Republicans control of 31 governorships and 23 state legislatures, the most since 1929. A big reason […]

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Can Government Control Its Spending?

“Remember that your spending and spending behavior are among the few things you can really control.” This statement is from a recent USA Today article that examines the spending habits of seniors. The story presents National Center for Policy Analysis findings that the number of 65- to 74-year-olds holding home equity loan or mortgage payments […]

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