Thought Leadership Round-Up Brought to you by PLANSPONSOR

PLANSPONSOR is pleased to present the next edition of our Thought Leadership Round-Up newsletter. Here we feature content from thought leaders in the industry. This material is intended to help plan sponsors gain a deeper understanding of nascent trends and provide key insights and analysis on the retirement benefits space.

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Rationality and Retirement: Mutually Exclusive?
Cognitive biases may lead to suboptimal judgments. Behavioral science-based nudges may help.
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HSAs Shine Brightly in the Retirement Savings Universe

In the universe of retirement options, there are a lot of bright stars—401(k)s (and their nonprofit and public-sector counterparts, 403(b) and 457 plans), IRAs, and Roth 401(k)s and IRAs. And while each of these retirement savings options offers its own distinct advantages, shining brightest among them in the retirement stratosphere is the often-overlooked HSA (health savings account).

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Boosting the effectiveness of retirement plan communications
Cutting back on jargon and delivering communications where participants want them can help put employees on the right track.
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2019 PIMCO Defined Contribution Consulting Study

Providing retirement income potential, evaluating TDFs and plan costs, and simplifying investment menus are key.

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The Next Big Thing In Employee Benefits Is (Already) Here

The workforce is changing and with it, the view of a successful benefit program is too. Employers are increasingly asked to offer a wider array of benefits important to key demographics, drive to measurable results and control total spending simultaneously. It can feel like an impossible quandary if looked at through a traditional lens. But do the answers to this puzzle exist today outside of our traditional plan designs? Are there real solutions in leveraging FinTech firms that are driving new ways to tackle these issues? Join our panel of industry experts as they discuss innovative ideas and perspectives leading to better benefit programs with real results, enhancing both the employee experience in the workplace and the employer’s bottom line.

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Fiduciary Focus: Is 401(k) Loan Risk on Your Radar?

Do plan sponsors have a false sense of security about the fiduciary risks of 401(k) loans? Under ERISA, participant loans must be managed with the same prudence and oversight required of any plan investment. However, according to academic and industry studies, loans default at alarming rates, especially when participants lose their jobs.

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Women & Investing
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Income for the Retirement Years
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Bonds are Different - Active versus Passive Management
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