2014 NewsDash Archive List

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NewsDash – January 31

How Far Along Are Sponsors with Knowing Plan Fees?, Is Obama Taking the Right Path to Retirement Security?




NewsDash – January 30

Communicating Same-Gender Marriage Rules, Americans Like DC Arrangement, Employees Not “Braking” for Lunch 

NewsDash – January 29

Rule No. 1 for a Secure Retirement, DOL Weighs In on Excessive Fee Case, Starting a Fire Won’t Get You Hired


NewsDash – January 28 

PLANSPONSOR’s 2014 Plan Sponsor of the Year Finalists, Adviser Relationships Key Acquisition Appeal for Verisight, Consultant Offers 3(16) Fiduciary Services


NewsDash – January 27

Using Technology to Communicate to Participants, Risk Off Balance for Multiemployer Plans, SURVEY SAYS: Questions for Employees/Participants


NewsDash – January 24

Other Issues Compete with Retirement Savings for Hispanics, Excluding Spouses from Health Coverage Could Backfire


NewsDash – January 23

401(k), with Social Security, Enough for Many, Verisight, Inc. Acquires Daily Access Corporation, Real Estate’s Objective for TDFs


NewsDash – January 22

The Fiduciary Definition Debate, Peer Pressure Could Increase Deferrals, Employees Thankful for Workplace Friends

NewsDash – January 21 

New Funding Method for Certain Public Pensions, PBGC Wants More, SURVEY SAYS: Super Bowl Contenders


NewsDash – January 17

Designing DC Plans for Income Can Yield Better Outcomes, Participants Maintaining Cautious Investing, The Principal Unveils Enroll-by-Text Service


NewsDash – January 16

Time to Trade TDFs?, Making Match More Effective, Social Security Guide for Participants Available 

NewsDash – January 15 

Consider Generational Needs for Employee Education, Firm Debuts QDRO Service, Tuesdays Most Productive


NewsDash – January 14 

Increased Expenses for Private Pensions, TDFs Under Microscope as Plan Sponsors Focus on Fees, Sending the Right Message to Participants


NewsDash – January 13

Evaluating RFP Responses for the Right Fit, Possible Plan Sponsor Reaction to PBGC Premium Increases, Fidelity Faces Lawsuit over Revenue Sharing


NewsDash – January 10

At Distribution Time, What Do Participants Do?, Restricting Loan Use to Financial Hardships, The Role of High Yield Has Expanded


NewsDash – January 9

Tune Up Your DC Plan in 2014, Benefit Overpayment Refund Request Gets Court Approval

NewsDash – January 8

PLANSPONSOR’s 2013 NQDC Buyer’s Guide, The Least, and Most, Stressful Jobs


NewsDash – January 7

Resolutions for 403(b) Plan Sponsors, Improve Plan Design by Knowing Participants Better, A To-Do List for Participants


NewsDash – January 6

A Plan Sponsor Decides Simplification Is Best for Everyone, 2014 Retirement Plan Compliance Calendar, SURVEY SAYS: Working After a Lottery Win

NewsDash – January 3

Employers Should Be Prepared for a “Brain Drain,” Paper Discusses Sustaining Wellness Program Benefits, PBGC Moves Premium Date for Large Plans


NewsDash – January 2

Save the Date for Our 2014 PLANSPONSOR National Conference

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