Press Features

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Recent Press

Latinas Have Struggled to Build Savings, but a Younger Cohort Is Making Gains
The New York Times
December 2, 2022
(Also featured in San Francisco Examiner, Nation World News)

Study: Women Have Made Big Strides In Retirement Readiness
November 16, 2022
AARP.com

Why DEI and ‘Traditional’ Automatic Rollovers Don’t Mix
401(k) Specialist
September 27, 2022

Retire With Purpose – The Retirement Podcast
Women in Retirement: Improving Long-Term Financial Security Through Education & Advocacy with Cindy Hounsell
September 12, 2022

The Cost of Widowhood
New Hampshire Magazine
Augusts 19, 2022

A Top Priority
IMPACT (ACLI blog) article by Cindy Hounsell
August 3, 2022

When a Woman’s Retirement Account Becomes the Family Emergency Fund
The New York Times
July 22, 2022

Grading the U.S. Retirement System: What areas of the population are unprepared, underrepresented or worse off
BNR Sunday (Broadcast Retirement Network)
Radio interview with WISER President, Cindy Hounsell.
July 17, 2022

How to find caregiver resources by state
Seniors Matter
July 7, 2022

Financially Literate Newly Weds, Sound Right?: 2022: A Banner Year for Weddings
Article by Cindy Hounsell, Forbes Contributing Author
Forbes.com
July 5, 2022

St. Mary’s College of Maryland Student Team Wins National Essay Competition
Southern Maryland Chronicle, also featured in The Bay Net
June 18, 2022

Sens. Scott, Brown introduce bill to increase retirement security
Insurance News Net
June 16, 2022

Bipartisan Legislation Introduced to Preserve Retirement Savings By Expanding Auto Portablity
Yahoo Finance, also featured in the Ritz Herald
June 15, 2022

Many caregivers struggle from burnout, but support is available
Delco Times
June 15, 2022

When You’re Forced to Cash Out in a Bear Market
The New York Times
June 12, 2022
Article also in the Seattle Times

Still No Plan? Knowing What You Need To Know Whenever You Retire!
Forbes
Article by Cindy Hounsell, WISER President and Forbes Contributing Author
May 31, 2022

Survivor Benefits: Four Tips Widows Need to Know
by Guest Author Cindy Hounsell, WISER
Social Security Matters (blog)
May 27, 2022

SECURE 2.0 Means Change Is Coming For Retirement Plans
Law360
May 12, 2022

Secure Act 2.0: How Women’s Financial Security Will be Impacted by the New Legislation
Yahoo! Finance
May 4, 2022
(Article also featured in GOBankingRates.com)

ICYMI: “SECURE 2.0 WILL ADVANCE WOMEN’S RETIREMENT SECURITY”
Press Release from U.S. House of Representatives’ Ways and Means Committee
Highlighting WISER President Cindy Hounsell’s opinion article published in The Hill
April 25, 2022

SECURE 2.0 will advance women’s retirement security
The Hill
Opinion article by Cindy Hounsell, WISER President
April 19, 2022

Retirement Experts Advocate for Change on Capitol Hill
Nationwide Retirement Income Channel
April 5, 2022

401k Auto Portability Featured in Senate HELP Committee Hearing
401(k) Specialist
April 1, 2022

3 Start-Small Financial Goals for Every Woman
Kiplinger
March 30, 2022

Senate HELP Committee to Act on Retirement Security Legislation
American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries – News
March 30, 2022

Senate HELP Committee to Act on Retirement Security Legislation
National Association of Plan Advisors (napa-net.org)
March 30, 2022

Houses passes SECURE 2.0, Senate version coming soon
Benefits Pro
March 30, 2022

Experts discuss lifetime income, emergency savings in Senate testimony – Pensions & Investments
Pensions & Investments
March 29, 2022

Senators Ask GAO to Examine Need for 401k Asset Spousal Protections
401(k) Specialist
March 24, 2022

Motherhood Penalty’ Ranges as High as $600,000. Here Are Some Tips to Catch Up
Barron’s
March 19, 2022

Women, Their Retirement Security and What To Do If You Feel Behind
Barron’s Live/MarketWatch
March 15, 2022
Interview with WISER President Cindy Hounsell

Saving for retirement and being proactive with your career
WGN Radio – Your Money Matters
March 15, 2022
Interview with WISER President Cindy Hounsell.

Have younger women gotten better at saving money than women who are older?
WGN Radio – Your Money Matters
March 15, 2022
Interview with WISER President Cindy Hounsell.

Tapping retirement funds is a terrible idea
Yahoo! Money
February 18, 2022

How Auto Portability Helps Women, Minorities and Lower-Income Workers
401K Specialist
February 11, 2022

Whoa, Managing Mom’s Finances: Passwords? Anyone?
Article by Cindy Hounsell, WISER President and Forbes Contributing Author
Forbes.com
February 1, 2022

Senators Want Workers to Get More Financial Advice
Think Advisor
January 20, 2022

Senator Warren Wants to Reform Social Security Supplemental Income
401K Specialist
January 17, 2022

Sen. Warren calls for reforms to SSI Social Security rules
Featured in Think Advisor and Community News
January 14, 2022

Retirees Need More Just-In-Time Support For Financial Decision Making, Senate Report Asserts
Forbes
January 13, 2022

Live Colorfully – A Year of Happy, Healthy and Wealthy
Caregiving Club On Air (podcast)
WISER President Cindy Hounsell was a guest along with Joan Neehall, the author of “Happy is the New Healthy”
January 10, 2022

Financial Technology Offers Independence, Peace Of Mind To Independent Workers
West Virginia Public Broadcasting
WISER’s Benefit U Project was featured in the story. The Benefit U project aims to connect independent and gig workers with access to benefits through fintech tools.
January 10, 2022

Next Avenue’s Managing Editor Says Goodbye — But Not Farewell
Next Avenue
January 4, 2022

 

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