The Hartford Taps Morningstar's ClearFuture Advice

January 7, 2003 ( - The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc is enhancing the education platform it provides to its retirement program participants by providing access to Morningstar's ClearFuture product to more than 300,000 public sector retirement plan participants.

Access to ClearFuture will be available through The Hartford’s group retirement plan Web site, HartfordOnline, to plan participants in its governmental retirement programs.   The enhancement will offer retirement plan participants access to supplemental investment planning guidance.

Currently, The Hartford’s government retirement programs gives participants access to local representatives who provide retirement planning assistance on a group and an individual basis. Plan participants can stay connected to their retirement accounts through Internet account access, a toll-free account access line, and a comprehensive quarterly statement.