PLANSPONSOR January 2015

Savings Regrets

Half of employees approaching retirement wish they had started saving sooner.

Minimum Wage

Nearly two-thirds of responding readers indicated that the U.S. federal minimum wage should be increased, while 39.7% said it should not.

New Products

Recent product introductions that may be of interest to plan sponsors.

Second Generations

As simple as target-date funds are touted to be, and even as their second generation is being developed, they contain nuances that participants need to understand.

TDF Pandemonium

Almost half of participants undermine the benefits of target-date funds.

Tax Reform in 2015?

The second-largest ‘tax expenditure’ in the tax code

Tidbits

Quotes, survey statistics and musings to use in employee communications, or just for a break from the grind.

Washington Update

Summaries of the latest news from Washington and the courts—what's coming, what's contemplated and what's critical for plan sponsors.

Target-Risk Funds

They are useful for participants who know their risk profile.