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9/30/2016

Here's a look at five ways millennials can strengthen their finances and prepare for retirement.

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TheStreet.com
9/30/2016

Millennial investors have more faith than members of other generations in US and overseas markets, US public companies and audited financial information, a new survey shows. Confidence among investors in general is up over 2015.

9/30/2016

Although the Cadillac tax on high-cost health plans was delayed until 2020, the large number of taxpayers it will affect means practitioners should familiarize themselves with its provisions now to help clients plan to avoid the tax.

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Tax Insider
9/30/2016

Developing a transparent anti-fraud culture and conducting periodic risk assessments are important steps for organizations in deterring fraud, according to a fraud risk management guide updated by the Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission.

9/30/2016

People often earn promotions based on their technical skills, but self-awareness is crucial for success in a leadership role, Andrea Thompson writes. Self-awareness influences how you relate to the people around you and use the feedback you are given.

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Fortune
9/30/2016

Artificial intelligence could give productivity a 40% boost by the year 2035, according to a report by Accenture. Along with the US, countries such as Finland, Japan and Sweden are expected to see significant productivity gains from AI.

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CNBC
9/30/2016

The far-reaching Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal that had the enthusiastic support of President Barack Obama won't be ratified unless the next president comes to Congress and asks for its approval, said Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky. White House officials have said privately that the deal has a chance of passage in the post-election lame-duck session, but McConnell indicated that is unlikely.

9/30/2016

While it may be difficult to address the issues surrounding divorce with your clients, it's important to help them navigate the tumultuous time and keep them financially secure.

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AICPA Insights
9/30/2016

The Financial Accounting Standards Board issued a proposal Thursday that would change accounting rules for insurance companies that issue long-duration contracts such as life insurance, disability income, long-term care and annuities.

9/29/2016

The Securities and Exchange Commission will consider a proposal that would cut investors' time to complete securities transactions, agency chief Mary Jo White says.