Tag: retirement plan distributions

Participants Need More Education About Distribution Options

Forty-two percent of those between the ages of 35 and 65 who left a job where they had money in a 401(k) plan were unaware that they could have left the money in the plan, and 28% didn’t know that some retirement distribution choices trigger tax liabilities and penalties, a survey found.

Distributions Basics Confuse Sponsors and Participants

The rules set around all the different types of qualified retirement plan distributions are quite complex, but plan sponsors have a lot of places to turn for support when learning about this pressing topic.