Nationwide Gives Participants Morningstar Advice

June 24, 2002 ( - Some 700,000 participants in 8,100 public-sector retirement plans administered by Nationwide Retirement Solutions can access the Morningstar ClearFuture online financial planning program starting Monday.

The remaining 100 public plans are expected to migrate to Morningstgar ClearFuture by the close of the year, according to a Nationwide announcement.

Morningstar offers online investment education, research, asset allocation, and advice service for all levels of investors.

Nationwide plan participants can access the financial planning software via Nationwide’s Web site  or their plans’ sites.

Morningstar ClearFuture online tools will be combined with Nationwide’s enhanced educational materials and customer-service support, Nationwide said.