There’s a lot of traditions associated with the end-of-year holiday season, but upping one’s savings generally isn’t one of them. Vanguard’s Rebecca Katz explains why, points out when it’s more likely, and notes “seasons” for other plan activity.
Vanguard Investment Strategy Group’s Brian Scott explains why a rising interest environment shouldn’t cause investors to abandon target-date funds that offer bond index strategies.
Learn why chasing investment returns has a lot in common with riding a roller coaster.
Individual demand for annuities is low, but in-plan annuities are getting more attention as concerns grow over helping retirees draw down their savings.
The SPIVA report from S&P Dow Jones sets off a mad scramble by investment writers to interpret the semiannual summary of the performance of active funds versus various S&P benchmarks. Our blogger Chris Philips adds his perspective.
Scott Conking, head of Vanguard Institutional Client Services, discusses the central role client input has on the design and build process of the new plan sponsor website, My Plan Manager™.