PLANSPONSOR 2009 Ultimate Buyer’s Guide: Target Date:Target Practices

Maybe we were solving for the wrong equation. When
investment managers introduced the first target-date funds in
the early 1990s, their primary goal was to help people
accumulate assets in a way that automatically would account
for the need to invest more conservatively as their
investment horizon shortened.

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“Worst Case” Scenarios

Several years ago, I bought my dad—one of the world's most proficient worriers—a copy of the "Worst Case Scenario Survival Handbook."

A Good Deal?

A survey published last month by Fidelity noted that workers cited health insurance, retirement­ savings plan matching contributions, and dental insurance as the three most important benefits, with...