| Feb 27, 2012
| 10:27 AM
Donald Cowie, CPA, MBA, Retirement Specialist, opened AXA Advisors, LLC in Johnstown in 1985.
Located at 969 Eisenhower Blvd., Suite D in Richland Township, the group currently has four employees and expects to hire another this year.
Cowie and J....
| Apr 16, 2012
| 2:13 PM
Reinsurance jobs, insurance agents and brokers are leading employment growth in the insurance industry, according to an analysis released Monday by the Insurance Information Institute.
U.S. employment in life insurance and property-casualty, along with...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 11:10 AM
Retirement planning, elder care and wills are touchy subjects for most people, but they’re especially rife with anxiety, miscommunication and disagreements for parents and their adult children, according to a new report.
The majority of both groups...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 4:23 PM
Baby Boomers don't always get a fair shake, often being portrayed as indulgent and selfish. But a new MetLife study explodes that stereotype. The study, "The MetLife Study of Caregiving Costs to Working Caregivers: Double Jeopardy for Baby Boomers...
| Feb 14, 2010
| 4:34 PM
She might be considered the Ryan Seacrest of the insurance world with all the hours she's putting in. The last remaining original housewife in the O.C. clan, Vicki Gunvalson has watched as a revolving door of ladies have picked up......
| Apr 1, 2010
Financial Security Planner Pamela Yellen was here to tell us some scary facts you need to know about your 401K. Pamela discussed true, scary facts the government and employers are not telling the Average Ameican. Pamela has investigated more than 450...
| Jun 18, 2010
| 10:36 AM
If you're one of the many Baby Boomers heading toward retirement (the Wall Street Journal recently reported eighty million boomers are approaching retirement) did you know that when you choose to file for Social Security greatly affects the amount of your...
| Jan 19, 2010
Experts have always advised us to start saving for retirement as soon as possible. Even back in the days when the economic outlook was bright, you couldn't assume your Social Security benefits would be great enough to live on. And now, if you're...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 4:48 PM
Eastern Correctional Institution
TOWSON, Md. — Eastern Correctional Institution (ECI) teacher Diane King was honored recently as WMDT's (Channel 47's) Teacher Who Makes A Difference for January 2011.
The station surprised her recently in class...
| Nov 8, 2010
| 11:23 AM
It is possible to have a happy and fulfilling retirement even when economic conditions look bleak. That's the view of Mark Miller, an expert on aging and the author of a new book, "The Hard Times Guide to Retirement Security" (Bloomberg). But reaching...
| Aug 17, 2010
Only about 1 in 6,000 people will live past 100.
So at 102, West Palm Beach, Florida, retiree Lillian Horowitz has become accustomed to answering the question, "What's the secret to long life?"
"I tell them, 'The important things in life are love and...