2015 PLANSPONSOR of the Year
The winners of the 2015 PLANSPONSOR Plan Sponsor of the Year awards show a commitment to their participant’s financial health and retirement success, and are leaders in their respective categories. All maintain best practices in plan administration, with outcomes for others to emulate.
A New Savings Tool
The feasibility of HSAs as a retirement saving strategy
Study suggests the cost of DB plans may be half that of...
The Boomers begin an innovative trend
Lifetime Income Underestimated
What percentage of your current annual income do you think you will need, to live comfortably in retirement?
Survey Says |
Participant Access to Mobile Apps
Does your company offer plan participants access to mobile apps for enrollment, plan transactions, savings modeling or retirement income calculations?
Issue Intro |
Tales of success from plan sponsors across eight plan types and asset levels.
Running the Fund |
Fee Policy Statements
Create a decisionmaking process for fees—and put it in writing
The Bottom Line |
Using data analytics to find pieces of the participant outcomes puzzle
Barry's Pickings |
Four things nobody talks about.
Saxon Angle |
The Investment Policy
Provisions to avoid and strategies to mitigate any risks
Just out of Reish |
Questions of Class
Decisions about use of different share classes
Quotes, survey statistics and musings to use in employee communications, or just for a break from the grind.
Public pensions are often given short shrift by the mainstream media.
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 to know.
Asset Class Focus |
Managed Payout Funds
A mutual fund alternative to annuities