Market and economic outlook

Optimism about the new administration's growth proposals have certainly faded from early in the year. The 10-year Treasury yield fell along with growth expectations as legislative progress has been slow to arrive. Actions on reduced regulation or tax cuts may provide the main boost for growth from the White House this year. Read the second quarter "The Economy and the Markets" report from Advantus Capital Management for more information.

Guide to 2017 retirement savings limits

The Guide to 2017 Plan Limits highlights the savings limits and thresholds applicable to qualified retirement plans.

Riding out market ups and downs

Remember your retirement plan is a long-term investment. To help manage risk make sure your portfolio is well diversified and being rebalanced on a regular basis. Investment decisions should be based on your individual needs and risk tolerance. Please remember diversification and rebalancing are a way to manage risk and are not guaranteed to protect against loss. Learn more.