December 09, 2019

American workers seek local upskilling opportunities to overcome job anxieties

Historic low unemployment paints a rosy view of the U.S. labor market. But a new survey reveals workers still have anxieties around career opportunities, job security and having the right skills for the jobs available.

November 11, 2019

PGIM 4Q market outlooks: The story of the global growth slowdown

PGIM experts assess the next chapter in the global growth story, including geopolitical uncertainty, central bank dovishness and more.

November 07, 2019

Rescuing those drowning in debt

A recent study highlights that many employers are rolling out financial wellness programs to help employees improve their financial well-being and better prepare for retirement.

October 25, 2019

Parenting parents: When children are the caregivers

For the millions of us in the so-called “sandwich generation,” caring for aging parents while raising kids causes both financial and emotional stress, if not turmoil. Emmy award-winning journalist Laura Ling shares her personal story.

October 18, 2019

This silent developer speaks volumes, giving others a voice

Thomas Chappell steps up to the microphone and gives it a tap to ensure it’s working. Then, he takes a step back and begins his remarks, using a series of hand motions. He is silent and the audience members seem lost. “I’m sorry,” he signs to American Sign Language interpreters who begin to repeat aloud what he’s saying. “I didn’t know you wouldn’t understand. Guess what? That’s how I feel most of the time.”

October 02, 2019

Quincy Krosby’s Q4 2019 Commentary: All of the Above

What’s to blame for moving markets in one direction or another? Trade negotiations? An attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil refining infrastructure and heightened geopolitical/military risk in the region? The efficacy of the latest round of global central bank accommodation? An impeachment inquiry? Earnings reports? Call it “all of the above.”

September 26, 2019

Crowdfunding funerals: Taking a chance on financial security

Families left to rely on the generosity of others to cover ever-increasing end-of-life expenses are finding many fundraising campaigns fall short—especially compared to the potential benefits of life insurance and other financial planning.

September 24, 2019

American workers putting more thought into choosing annual benefits, new Prudential survey shows

NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 24, 2019 — Almost two-thirds of American workers did not automatically choose the same benefits as the previous year, indicating they are putting more thought into their choices during open enrollment, “Employee Insights on Open Enrollment," a new survey released by Prudential Financial (NYSE: PRU) shows.

September 20, 2019

Companies play increasingly critical role in employee financial wellness

By the year 2050, the number of people supporting each senior citizen worldwide is likely to be just one-third what it was in 1950 and half of what it is today.

September 03, 2019

PGIM taps talent of student veterans for new internship program

Marine veteran Marvin Sosa is one of seven interns in PGIM’s inaugural student veteran cohort program, which connects college-enrolled veterans with quality work experience, as well as career coaching, professional development and networking opportunities through a series of activities with senior leaders, mentors, office buddies and Prudential’s VetNet business resource group.