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Hector tell us what the options are for the suddenly uninsured. 

Generation X often gets lost in the shuffle between bigger demographics--baby boomers and millenials. But this group is struggling to build retirement security while juggling work, children, and caring for aging parents. Catherine tells us some unsettling information about Gen X-ers' retirement preparation.

Hector tells us what small business owners may need to consider in order to get health insurance for their employees. 

Hector walks us through research on millenials and their healthcare habits. 

Millenials have proven themselves to be quite savvy in digital spheres but how about in retirement planning? Catherine fills us in on research that outlines the steps millenials are taking to actively prep for retirement.  

Generation X often gets lost in the shuffle between bigger demographics--baby boomers and millenials. But this group is struggling to build retirement security while juggling work, children, and caring for aging parents. Catherine tells us some unsettling information about Gen X-ers' retirement preparation.

What is Medicare for all and how could it change healthcare in America? Hector tells us more. 

Physical workers, people in physically demanding jobs, face unique retirement expectations. Catherine tells about today's physical workers and how they're preparing for retirement. 

Millenials and Healthcare

Apr 23, 2019

Hector discusses findings from a recent Transamerica survey that focused on millenials and how they feel about the healthcare system, access to care, and their overall health. 

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Catherine Collinson talks about how to enter the role of caregiver and do so responsibly.

Caregiving can hit unexpectedly so those taking on roles may be unprepared. Hector shares research on caregivers, and highlights some available resources. 

According to the Social Security Administration there are more than 45 million retirees in the United States. Many of them are facing financial vulnerability. Catherine joins us this week to discuss critical issues that impact today's retirees. 

Hector tells us about a Transamerica cookbook that focuses on healthy Italian recipes.

Catherine shares the good and bad news she's discovered in her research on how retirees are faring. 

Medical clinical trials: what are they? How do you find them? What's important to keep in mind when participating in one? Hector tells us how they work. 

Important birthdays can significantly impact your retirement planning. These milestone birthdays start in our 50s and continue into our early 70s. Catherine sheds light on these milestones and offers some tips on how we can plan accordingly.

Hector tells us about changes on the horizon to Medicare. 

On today's episode, Catherine tells us about the 'Savers Credit,' an important but underutilized tax credit that can pay to save for retirement. 

With any new year there are bound to be questions about potential changes that impact our current health care system and the Affordable Care Act. Hector gives us a status update for 2019. 

Catherine tells us how retirement security in the U.S. has fared since the great recession.

On today's Clear Path episode, Hector tells us how we can eat healthy this year, without missing out on delicious Italian foods. 

Many people want to work past the age of 65 but not every employer has the proper supports in place to help employees accomplish that goal. Catherine tells us about some of the disconnects. 

Health Notes (Encore)

Jan 9, 2019

Managing chronic and pre-existing health conditions can be a burden. Hector discusses Transamerica Center for Health Studies' partnership with the UC Berkeley School of Public Health on a health newsletter focused on common medical conditions.

New Year, New Goals

Dec 31, 2018

Catherine and Al discuss setting personal and financial goals for the new year. 

Hector tells us how the cost of prescription drugs has become a burden for consumers.

Catherine discusses findings regarding workers' desires to work beyond the age of 65 versus what employers have in place to support them. 

Hector gives us the highlights from a recent survey on ways people are paying for health care expenses. 

Retirement and the Recession

Dec 3, 2018

Catherine tells us how retirement security in the U.S. has fared since the great recession. 

Price Transparency

Nov 19, 2018

The healthcare sector is unlike other sectors because patients rarely have access to the prices for services they receive. More transparency in price and the quality of care would allow patients and their clinicians to make better choices about care. Hector De La Torre tells us what needs to be considered when it comes to price transparency in healthcare. 

Financial Literacy

Nov 12, 2018

Having a baseline understanding of finances is more important now than ever before, especially as Americans are taking more responsibility for their retirement savings through 401Ks and similar plans. So how are we faring? Catherine tells us about the Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies' 2018 Global Retirement Survey.

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