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Sorry, ERISA Is Hardly a Failure

September 5, 2014
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Not everyone has a 401(k) at work, but that is irrelevant. Retirement safeguards are in place for workers, and besides, anyone can open an IRA either at a bank or online. 


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ERISA Turns 40

September 2, 2014
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The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 has evolved over the past four decades.
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State of Retirement: Legislators Mull Retiree Funds

August 11, 2014
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Advocates say the best place to address these issues is at the state level, and California is the closest to implementing a state-run plan.


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Employees Finding Their Financial Fitness Footing

June 25, 2013
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Recent survey results from Financial Finesse show employers are providing more financial tools, but also employees are asking for help in greater numbers, too.
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Plan to Cap Retirement Funds May Reach Beyond the Wealthy

May 17, 2013
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A Washington-based think tank says the Obama proposal would affect 20 percent of Americans ages 25 to 64 with retirement plans that could hinder incentives to save money.
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Experts Offer a 2013 To-Do List for Retirement-Plan Sponsors

January 23, 2013
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Revisiting the company's investment plan statement should be the first order of business, and then start building your paper trail to ward off IRS inquiries.
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NHL Players Score New Pension Plan

January 23, 2013
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The defined contribution plans, created during the last league lockout in 2005, will be restructured into voluntary contribution plans and neither plan will be terminated.
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Tax Bill Will Reduce 401(k) Taxes, Ease Fund Transfers

January 2, 2013
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A provision tucked into the American Taxpayer Relief Act will expand the opportunities for employees to transfer funds from traditional 401(k) plans to Roth 401(k)s. Employees who are in lower tax brackets now compared with when they retire will reap big tax savings from such transfers.
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Changes in Tax Rules Could Cut 401(k) Plan Sponsorship: Survey

December 14, 2012
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Almost half of employers, 46 percent, said they would consider dropping their plans under the 28 percent tax credit scenario, while one-third would do so in the event of a limited tax exclusion or under the 20-20 proposal.
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