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Feb 23, 2016, 12:30 ET Winning The Savings Game

As the number of adults who play video games equals or exceeds those who save for retirement, MassMutual is introducing a new way to promote...


Feb 17, 2016, 10:15 ET MassMutual Enhances The RetireSmart(SM) Mobile App For Retirement Plan Savers

MassMutual's RetireSmartSM mobile app now gives retirement savers the power to control their retirement destiny from the palm of their hand. The...


Jan 12, 2016, 02:00 ET A Winning Combination For Retirement Plan Advisors

Employers that sponsor retirement plans are more likely to work with a financial advisor who offers a specific value proposition of capabilities and...


Jul 14, 2015, 09:30 ET MassMutual's PlanALYTICS(SM) Promotes Improvements In Retirement Plan Design, Retirement Readiness

Forty-five percent of retirement plan savers are off target on saving enough to continue their lifestyles in retirement, according to an analysis of...


Jul 09, 2015, 09:00 ET MassMutual Names Lynn Esenwine To Lead Its Pension Buyout Business

As part of its strategy to deliver solutions in the expanding defined benefit pension transfer market, MassMutual has appointed Lynn Esenwine as Vice ...


Jun 29, 2015, 09:30 ET Introducing Sarah Bernard, Pop Culture Diva, To Help Answer Your Retirement Savings Questions

Sarah Bernard, pop culture diva, is omnipresent on talk show TV. There is nothing she is afraid to tackle, from Hugh Grant's tabloid troubles to...


Jun 02, 2015, 09:00 ET Parallel Lives: How Men and Women Experience Retirement Differently

It's the best of times; it's the worst of times. When it comes to retirement, women report more positive experiences than men yet also say they are...


Apr 15, 2015, 09:00 ET MassMutual Introduces New Team To Compete In The Defined Contribution Investment Only Market

MassMutual Retirement Services is launching a new sales and operations team to more aggressively compete in the defined contribution investment only...


Apr 02, 2015, 11:28 ET MassMutual's Rick Schulitz Named 'Rising Star of Mutual Funds'

Rick Schulitz, a portfolio manager for the MassMutual RetireSMARTSM Funds, has been named as a Rising Star of Mutual Funds by Fund Action and Fund...


Apr 01, 2015, 09:00 ET MassMutual Funds Honored by Lipper For Best Overall Small Fund Group

The MassMutual Funds last night won the 2015 Lipper Fund Award for Best Overall Small Fund Group, the second consecutive year the Funds have been...


Mar 25, 2015, 09:30 ET Health Trumps Wealth In Importance To Retirees' Well-being, MassMutual Study Finds

Whoever said, "If you have your health, you have everything," must have been retired. Research by MassMutual Retirement Services finds that health is ...


Dec 11, 2014, 12:00 ET The Hopes, Fears and Reality of Retirement

Nearly one in two Americans retire earlier than expected, yet retirees overwhelmingly report that they are enjoying themselves and discovering that...


Sep 02, 2014, 01:00 ET MassMutual Names Aruna Hobbs as New Head of Institutional Investments for Retirement Plans

MassMutual Retirement Services has named Aruna Hobbs as Head of Institutional Investments for Retirement Plans as part of a strategy to more...


Jul 07, 2014, 02:00 ET MassMutual, BlackRock Team Up to Offer Customized Asset Allocation Program for Retirement Plans

MassMutual Retirement, responding to a growing demand by financial advisors and employers, is teaming up with BlackRock to introduce a customized,...


Jun 04, 2014, 10:00 ET MassMutual Maintains Record High Marks from Retirement Plan Sponsors

MassMutual's Retirement Services Division was able to complete its acquisition of The Hartford's Retirement Plans Group in 2013 without skipping a...


Apr 30, 2014, 10:43 ET MassMutual Appoints Steven Mendelsohn as National Practice Leader for Defined Benefit Actuarial Services

MassMutual Retirement Services, underscoring its commitment to serving defined benefit pension plans as some competitors exit the marketplace, has...


Apr 07, 2014, 03:25 ET MassMutual Retirement Services Unveils Enhanced RetireSmart Participant Website

MassMutual's Retirement Services Division has launched its enhanced RetireSmart website to make it easier for participants to prepare for retirement. ...


Apr 02, 2014, 03:30 ET MassMutual Inducted to Mutual Fund Industry Awards Hall of Fame

At the 21st Annual Mutual Fund Industry Awards held on March 27 in New York City, MassMutual was inducted into the prestigious Mutual Fund Industry...


Mar 27, 2014, 11:19 ET MassMutual Retirement Services and Clients Capture Five First Place P&I Eddy Awards

Pensions & Investments (P&I) presented five first place Eddy Awards to MassMutual's Retirement Services Division and its clients during the annual...


Mar 18, 2014, 01:53 ET Ducks Unlimited's 401(k) Plan Now Administered by MassMutual Retirement Services

MassMutual's Retirement Services Division has been selected by Ducks Unlimited, Inc. (DU) of Memphis, Tenn., as the new recordkeeper for the...


Mar 05, 2014, 09:30 ET MassMutual Retirement Services Data Shows Gen X and Gen Y Expressing the Right Retirement Savings Chromosomes

Fourth quarter 2013 data for defined contribution (DC) plans administered by MassMutual shows that Gen X and Gen Y savers (born between 1965 and...


Feb 12, 2014, 11:00 ET MassMutual Retirement Services Adds Five Industry Professionals to Sales Team

To support its strong sales pipeline for 2014, MassMutual's Retirement Services Division is pleased to announce the following additions to its sales...


Feb 10, 2014, 01:00 ET MassMutual Retirement Services Unveils 2014 RetireSmart(SM) Seminar Series

MassMutual's Retirement Services Division is kicking off 2014 with an entirely new lineup for its RetireSmart(SM) interactive participant education...


Jan 28, 2014, 02:00 ET MassMutual Retirement Services Named DALBAR Investor Statement Champion

For the third year in a row, MassMutual's Retirement Services Division has been recognized as a champion for its defined benefit (DB) and defined...


Jan 22, 2014, 02:00 ET MassMutual Retirement Services Extends Call Center Hours

MassMutual's Retirement Services Division has extended its weekday call center hours to be more accessible to participants when it's convenient for...