2018 DC Survey: Plan Benchmarking
Plan documents are a sponsor’s No. 1 resource.
Missing Participants Fare Better Than Those Cashing Out
Over the next 30 years, total cash-outs could reach $282 billion, and...
Birthdays are always a time for reflection, especially when it comes to the 401(k).
Issue Intro |
Readers tell us the PLANSPONSOR DC Benchmarking Survey is one of their definitive sources for gauging what their peers are...
Why they occur, and how to fix them if they do.
Behavioral Finance |
Getting workers back to saving for retirement
Compliance 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...
Industry Analysis |
Spotlighting industry data from PLANSPONSOR’s proprietary research.
Survey Says |
Should people focus on paying down debt before focusing on saving for retirement?
Most retirement experts currently recommend saving 15% of annual income. “There is mathematical backing to what we suggest,” says Roger...
Greg Calnon, with Goldman Sachs Asset Management, discusses how outsourced chief investment officer solutions are moving into the DC plan space and how OCIOs can help with pension...
Most HSAs do not even have an investment component, but this will change, as health care brokers have been driving plan sponsor adoption of HSAs, but in the...
The record bull market may cause retirement plan participants to be overly confident, but they need to understand market cycles...
All the recent news, findings and statistics affecting the retirement industry.
The median retirement account balance among all U.S. workers is "zilch."
Running the Fund |
A single path can be risky when selecting funds.
DB Focus |
The programs can be hard to handle without specialized knowledge.
Investment Focus |
When current assumptions may not be enough.
ERISA Examination |
Understanding the documents is key.
Saxon Angle |
The QTA program is in dire need of amendment.
Plan Profile |
A KSOP plan sponsor eliminates revenue sharing.