Newsdash Insight on Plan Design & Investment Strategy from PLANSPONSOR
April 26th, 2016
Benefits & Administration
Thoughts of Mortality May Inhibit Annuity Use
Researchers from the Carroll School of Management at Boston College conducted several studies that found the task of choosing an annuity increases mortality salience by forcing people to consider their own death, and motivates consumers to escape thinking about their mortality by avoiding the annuity option.Read more >
PLANSPONSOR 2016 Participant Survey
The 2016 PLANSPONSOR Participant Survey shows the good news is that participant needs have not changed measurably over the past three years, since this survey was launched, and many trends remain remarkably the same. The bad news, though, is that many participants are still struggling to secure a comfortable retirement.Read more >