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[Opinion] Testimony of American Academy of Actuaries to ERISA Advisory Council on Lifetime Income Solutions as a QDIA (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS PLR 201833012 Permitting 401(k) Employer Nonelective Contributions Conditioned on Student Loan Repayments (PDF)
Washington Metro Misses Out on Chance to Switch to 401(k) for New Hires
[Opinion] Testimony of Institutional Retirement Income Council to ERISA Advisory Council on Lifetime Income Solutions as a QDIA (PDF)
Account Balances Rebound, While Auto Enrollment Continues to Drive Positive Savings Behavior
Number of 401(k) Millionaires Hits Record High
[Opinion] Testimony of American Benefits Council to ERISA Advisory Council on Lifetime Income Solutions as a QDIA
Automatic Enrollment Is Cost-Effective Way to Boost Plan Participation
[Opinion] Testimony of Investment Company Institute to ERISA Advisory Council on Lifetime Income Solutions as a QDIA (PDF)
401(k) or ATM? Automated Retirement Savings Prove Easy to Pluck Prematurely
Make Sure 401(k) M&A Is Done Right
Puerto Rico Treasury Extends to November 30 Period for Eligible Distributions from PR Qualified Retirement Plans and PR IRAs to Hurricane Maria Victims
IRS Finalizes Regs Allowing Use of Forfeitures to Fund Safe Harbor Contributions, QNECs and QMACs
[Guidance Overview] SEC Proposed 'Modernization' of Fund Report Delivery Rules Impacts Both 403(b) and 401(a) Plans
Bipartisan Savings Legislation Introduced in Senate
Target Date Funds: The Dangers of Putting Your 401(k) on Autopilot
ERISA Fiduciaries Can Learn Lessons from NYU's Victory in 403(b) Fees Case
Making Sense of Auto-Enrollment Rules
[Opinion] How Small Business Owners Overvalue 401(k) Plan Tax Deferral
No Award of Equitable Relief After Improper Transfer of Cash Balance Assets to 401(k) Plan
Everything You Need to Know About Safe Harbor 401(k)s
Lessons for Defined Contribution Plan Fiduciaries from Current Litigation
Are Target Date Funds Enveloped by Unrealistic Expectations? (PDF)
Insurance Agents Might Already Be Fiduciaries
Your Next Cybersecurity Breach Will Be Your 401(k) -- Soon (PDF)
Should You Use the Brokerage Window in Your 401(k)?
Potential vs. Realized Savings Under Automatic Enrollment
Small and Mid-sized Plans Are Sweet Spot in 401(k) Market
401(k) Participant Disclosures: What Employers Need to Know
What CFOs Should Know about Retirement Plan Audits
General Cable Defeats 401(k) Suit Over Foreign Bribery Scandal
Financially Stressed Workers Likely to Draw from Retirement Plans
[Guidance Overview] Legislation Impacts Hardship Withdrawals and Loans from Qualified Retirement Plans (PDF)
Navigating Retirement Portfolios During Market Volatility
Text of District Court Opinion Dismissing Participant Claims of Breach of ERISA Duty of Loyalty in Wells Fargo Stock Drop Claim (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] IRS Issues Final Regs on QMACs and QNECs
Proposal Would Create Private-Sector Version of Thrift Savings Plan
[Opinion] Reasons Retirement Income Solutions Stall
401(k): Winds of Change are Blowin' Around Washington!
[Guidance Overview] IRS Blesses Use of Forfeitures for QNEC/QMAC/Safe Harbor Contributions (PDF)
Can You Make Extra Payments on a 401(k) Loan to Pay It off Faster?
How to Correct Improper Exclusion of Employee from Elective Deferrals
Why Median Is Better Than Average When It Comes to Retirement Plan Account Balances
How to Gauge Retirement Plan Effectiveness
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Final Regs: Definitions of Qualified Matching Contributions and Qualified Nonelective Contributions
Missing the Match
Inexpensive Ways to Promote Your 401(k) Plan to Employees
Ways for Plan Sponsors to Increase 401(k) Participation and Employee Deferrals
[Opinion] Be Wary of 401(k) Robo-Fiduciaries -- Especially the Human Ones
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Instructions for 2018 Forms 1099-R and 5498: Distributions from Pensions, Annuities, Retirement or Profit-Sharing Plans, IRAs, Insurance Contracts, etc. (PDF)
Retirement Bills in Congress Could Alter 401(k) Plans
Hardship Withdrawals After the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018
Efforts to Discourage Participant Loans
Checksmart Wins Dismissal of 401(k) Excessive Fee Lawsuit
[Guidance Overview] Tax Code Changes Require Examination of Hardship Withdrawal Provisions
Participants Should Watch for Late 401(k) Deposits
Alight Solutions 401(k) Index(tm): June 2018 Observations
401(k) Fee Levelization Can Make Revenue Sharing Worse
IRS Confirms that Safe Harbor Hardship Distributions Cannot Be Taken for Repayment of Student Loans
[Guidance Overview] Changes to Retirement Plan Loan Rollover Distribution Rules May Necessitate Updates to Special Tax Notices
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