KnowHow Archive

Plan Sponsor Guide Participant Guide

2011 Know How in Review

Over the past year, the "Know How" series has focused on a number of key participant communication topics.

Illustration by Marcos Chin

The following special edition offers a handy reference guide to some of the most compelling topics.

In the accompanying "Know How," you will find brief synopses and Web links to articles on:

• Figuring Out Your Retirement Plan Fees

• Will a Roth 401(k) Work for You?

• Five Things You Need To Know About a QDIA

• What You Need To Know About the Required Minimum Distribution
Considerations in Investing in a Target-Date Fund

You can access our complete "Know How" archive at, or via the Education/Advice drop down on the home page of

As always, we appreciate your feedback on these materials—and suggestions for future topics.

Nevin E. Adams