Highlights and News

Jun 4, 2015

Breaking news: Governor vetoes high-cost credit bill

Today Gov. John Hickenlooper vetoed a bill that would have increased loan costs for low- and moderate-income Coloradans. The Bell had led more than a dozen organizations in asking the governor to veto this bill, Allowable Finance Charge for Certain Consumer Credit Transactions (House Bill 15-1390). We greatly appreciate the governor's action to protect Colorado consumers.

Jun 4, 2015

Strategic Planning Group on Aging is law!

With the official stroke of his pen, Gov. John Hickenlooper made the Strategic Planning Group on Aging (House Bill 15-1033) law today. The Bell was one of the first to draw attention to the upcoming dramatic shift in Colorado's demographic, and we're thrilled to see our state taking steps toward being prepared.

Jun 3, 2015

Workplace plans viewed as key to secure retirement

Access to a workplace retirement savings plan is a key factor in an individual's outlook about affordable retirement, according to the most recent Retirement Security survey[1] by the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI). People are more confident in their ability to afford retirement if they are participating in a workplace retirement plan.

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