Fidelity Plan Sponsor Survey: Nearly 40% Seeking New Advisors. Retirement plan sponsors can reap many benefits from working with an advisor. And for the most part, the sponsors who do ...Read More »
Arguably the most important decision that an employer can make when managing their companies Defined Contribution (DC) plan like 401(k)s is picking the right partner. These partners can include a financial advisor who acts like the company’s doctor, the record keeper and Third Party Administrator (TPA) as well as the money managers. Outsourcing fiduciary liability is a main motivation but the selection and monitoring of partners are inherently fiduciary functions.
401kTV Editors will help employers make better decisions on how to select the right partners through our series of articles, videos and white papers as well as 401kTV’s Advisor Directory.
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401k Participation Should be an Easy Decision. All 401k plan eligible employees face an important decision, should I participate in the 401k plan or not? Even with Auto-enrollment there is ...Read More »
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Retirement Plan Auditors that Dabble Create Risk for Plan Sponsors. Following a Fiduciary Education Program at the University of Georgia Terry College of Business, Bruce McFadden, a Certified Public Account, ...Read More »
401(k) Plan Sponsors Still Struggling with Revenue Sharing. Lockton, a national retirement plan consulting firm, outlines the revenue sharing arrangements common in most 401k and 403b plans yet not known ...Read More »
401k and 403b Fees – A Simple and Comprehensive Guide. One of the primary responsibilities of a 401k and 403b plan fiduciary is to make sure that plan expenses ...Read More »
During a recent Fiduciary Education Program at Fordham University Fred Barstein, Founder of The Plan Sponsor University (TPSU), interviewed one of the program attendees who as Director of Human ...Read More »
Avoid costly penalties for late form 5500 filing. In addition to the many other local, state, and federal filings, businesses with benefits plans may be required to file an ...Read More »