Retirement Security

FSR’s focus on retirement security comes at a time when more than half of Americans are not saving enough for retirement. To help Americans save more, FSR has spearheaded its Save 10 initiative, a business to business, peer to peer effort encouraging responsible employers to help their employees better prepare for a secure retirement by enabling them to save 10 percent of their income.


Rule Delay Right Move to Protect Retirement Savers

August 30, 2017

A reasonable delay will allow proper coordination between the SEC and DoL, resulting in an improved ‘best interest’ rule that will benefit even more savers than the rule currently proposed by just the DoL.


DOL Fiduciary Rule: It’s Not Always Fun to be Right

August 16, 2017

When the Department of Labor (DoL) rolled out its fiduciary duty rule last year, I (and others) noted that its likely effect would be to harm the very people it purports to protect. Unfortunately, it seems I was right.


FSR Welcomes Progress on Tax Reform

July 27, 2017

Today’s announcement reflects Republican leaders have a unified purpose. They agree on key principles necessary to enact tax reform that will help jumpstart economic growth and create quality jobs for the American people.

Financial Industry Supports Tax Reform to Bolster Economic Growth

July 17, 2017

FSR strongly supports the Committee’s overall goal of enacting a simpler, fairer, and a more efficient tax code that significantly reduces tax rates on individuals, businesses, and investment income. Such reforms will create jobs, increase wages, bolster economic growth, and make America a more attractive place to invest.


OP-ED: Treasury Executive Order Report Key on Cyber Improvements

June 26, 2017

Harmonization and collaboration on cybersecurity will promote meaningful results and outcomes and drive a more complete view of the industry’s security and preparedness while still affirming financial services regulators respective oversight responsibilities.

The Digital Frontier for Financial Services

June 20, 2017

As we study these innovations, our focus will be on you, the consumer. How can banks, insurance companies, credit and finance companies offer customers the products and services they want, in a timely fashion using the best innovations?