Nationwide Retirement Solutions Announces Updated Web Site

January 6, 2005 ( - Nationwide Retirement Solutions has retooled its plan sponsor and participant Web site.

The Web site, , was redesigned after the company received feedback from its annual Client Satisfaction Analysis, according to a company press release. Included in the improvements are:

  • more educational content through targeted, interactive eWorkshops to help participants better understand how to manage their finances and financially prepare for retirement
  • faster navigation and downloads
  • more streamlined content.

The enhancements to the Web site also include easier access to financial guidance tools for participants and expanded account capabilities for employers that simplify data gathering and tracking functions, according to the announcement. Nationwide also added a “Nationwide Kids” tab, accessible through the portal.

“One of the realities of offering a robust Internet site is ensuring the content keeps pace with the needs of our plan sponsors and participants,” said Matthew Riebel, president of Nationwide Retirement Solutions. “We asked our users for input and they responded with straightforward direction on ways they wanted to see the site evolve.   By improving the overall website experience, we hope to ultimately see increased contributions, better asset allocation and a lift in plan participation rates.”

Nationwide Retirement Solutions is a subsidiary of Nationwide Financial Services, which provides recordkeeping, education and administrative services for public employee defined contribution plans.