MIT AgeLab Research
For more than a decade, we’ve partnered with the MIT AgeLab to uncover what investors are thinking about lifestyle trends, who they trust, and the future of retirement—all of which influence their decision-making process. Our advisor consultants can provide coaching to help you deepen relationships with clients by applying AgeLab research and tools to your practice.
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In the traditional story of old age, a leisure-filled retirement is everyone’s happily ever after. But some find that story to be boring. They’re not ready to retire and relax—they want something more. Help your clients create their own version of the story and live a satisfying retirement.
As lifespans continue to rise, retirement could be as long as 20 years—approximately 8,000 days. Help clients navigate what’s no longer an end but a new, complex stage of life.
Three simple questions can help determine your clients’ future quality of life, and serve as a practical, thought-provoking starting point for planning a satisfying retirement
Longevity, demographic changes, and technological innovation are revolutionizing the world of work. Help existing and prospective retirement-plan clients leverage these changes to foster a more productive, and therefore more profitable, workplace.
Longevity and education are increasing clients' expectations of financial professionals. Learn how to align your business model with this new frontier of advice.
A new array of devices and services is transforming retirement, making it easier for aging clients to work, stay healthy, live at home and remain connected to friends and family.
MIT AgeLab explains how to identify signs of investment anxiety in your clients. Understand how stress, fear, and anxiety affect behavior, and steps you can take to help clients manage these emotions.
For more than a decade, The Hartford has consulted the AgeLab for original research, insights, and public education materials. Insight from the AgeLab helps shape Hartford Funds’ customer-focused strategies in areas such as marketing, client service, and investor education.
"The Hartford" is The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. and its subsidiaries.
The MIT AgeLab is not an affiliate or subsidiary of Hartford Funds.