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The New Elite

The best investment managers you never heard
of

War Stories |

War Stories

We all have them: those front-line experiences that are inevitable when one deals with the variety—and sensitivity—of issues associated with human beings and critical life events.
Feature |

Tuition Troubles

Payroll deductions for 529 plans are proving an attractive benefit, but, for employers, they bring new responsibilities
Running the Fund |

Risky Business

Plunging investment returns are sparking a new interest in risk management
Total Benefits |

In the Driver’s Seat

How GM is transforming its HR staff from paperwork handlers to corporate strategists
Rules/Regs |

Leave Peeves

The Family and Medical Leave Act㬆 years and counting
Game Plan |

“Auto” Pilot

New service takes over 401(k) decisions for plan participants
Just out of Reish |

Default Lines

Dealing with default investment options