Since the Pension Protection Act of 2006 was passed, we have, as an industry, made great strides in improving the defined contribution system, for those with access to a plan.
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Sandy McCarthy has been named benefits administration leader at Mercer.
October 8, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – The companies of OneAmerica have opened a new regional office for retirement services in Honolulu.
September 26, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - “O Captain! My Captain,” words about leadership, about standing up for what is right, about America.
September 17, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Wealth Management Systems Inc.(WMSI) announced today that Doug Perkins has joined the firm as information security officer.
August 28, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – The retirement plan industry today is vastly different from that of 1974, when the Employee Retirement Income Security Act was passed.
Aug 15, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - A new report from the U.S. Congress’ Joint Committee on Taxation offers a glimpse into the federal government’s perception of the tax benefits associated with retirement savings.
August 14, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – The lack of key considerations, such as the effect of future contributions to retirement plans, leads some research to paint an inaccurate picture of Gen X’s retirement readiness.
July 29, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Indulge me. Let me take you back to July 6, 1957, when a teenager named Paul got on his bike to go see a band play a few songs at the local fair.
June 20, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – Asset International, the parent company of PLANSPONSOR and PLANADVISER, has been acquired by middle market private equity firm Genstar Capital.
June 10, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - A majority (80%) of Millennial Americans say the recession of 2008 taught them they have to save “now” to “survive” economic problems down the road.
May 29, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – Some of the statistics on 401(k) balances and coverage commonly tossed around are flawed, feels Drew Carrington of Franklin Templeton.
April 2, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – At year-end 2013, retirement account assets were $19.018 trillion, according to Spectrem Group’s Retirement Market Insights Report 2014.
April 1, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - New research indicates it is probably reasonable to say about 50% of private-sector workers participate in a retirement plan.
December 20,2013 (PLANSPONSOR.com) -- Education can be a way to cut through emotional decision-making, which often leads to suboptimal outcomes, a paper says.
December 6, 2013 (PLANSPONSOR.com) — More than half of pre-retirees express alarm at what health care costs may do to their retirement plans, a survey finds.
July 23, 2013 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – The American Benefits Council (ABC) has formed an alliance with the Europe-based International Employee Benefits Association (IEBA).
June 20, 2013 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – A new analysis shows 38.3 million working-age households (45%) do not have any retirement account assets.
February 14, 2013 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – “Transform Tomorrow: Awakening the Super Saver in Pursuit of Retirement Readiness” was recently published to focus attention on the need for Americans to save more for retirement.
February 4, 2013 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – Jeremy Bass, Jay Glover, Daniel Hess, Tracey Keays, Tim Kiley, Jessica Cameron Mitchell and Brent Wilder were promoted to managing directors at the PFM Group.