December 2005
Journal of Financial Planning;Dec2005, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p19
Academic Journal
This article presents several pieces of statistical information. The National Bureau of Economic Research revealed a 1.6 percentage increase in chance of being unemployed for each 10 percent rise in health insurance costs. Seventy-five percent of hedge fund assets are expected to grow by 2008, according to TowerGroup. Hewitt Associates found that 56 percent of large employers that automatically enroll employees in retirement plans use money-market funds as the default option. There are 100 people who have earned the registered financial gerontologist designation in the last 18 months.


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