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Nest egg advocate

As chairman and chief executive of Principal Financial Group, Daniel Houston is in the business of spreading the word about saving for retirement - and changing lives.

"I personally can't think of anything more important than being in a business that provides financial security in retirement. If you plan properly throughout the course of your entire career, you will have income in retirement for you and your spouse." - DANIEL HOUSTON.

AS a finance major, Daniel Houston weighed three job offers when he was interviewed for a position at Principal Financial Group in 1984.

His choices included a career at Goodyear Tyre & Rubber; Georgia Pacific, which makes pulp, packaging and building products; or Principal Financial...

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