August 2013

August 26
John Hancock's 2013 Boston Marathon Fundraising Program Nets A Record $7.9 Million for Non-Profit Organizations

John Hancock's 2013 Boston Marathon Fundraising Programs raised nearly $8 million for Non-Profit organizations as part of the 117th running of the historic race on April 15, 2013. The record total for 2013 represents a 16 percent increase over 2012's fundraising results......
August 12
John Hancock Survey Finds Barely One-Third of Investors Score 'Above Average' on Investment Literacy Quiz

Just 11 percent of investors scored an 'A' on an eight-question investment literacy quiz, according to the recent John Hancock Investor Sentiment Survey. Another 20 percent scored high enough to earn a 'B,' but nearly half earned a failing grade, with 22 percent receiving a 'D' and 23 percent receiving an 'F'......