(If this message looks garbled to you, please request the "plain text" version of this newsletter by emailing your request to publisher Dave Baker at davebaker@benefitslink.com)
The BenefitsLink Newsletter

This issue sponsored by C2YourHealth

Employees need help! Help making choices among health plans and healthcare providers. Providing help has been challenging, expensive--even risky--until now. Now you can C2 it. Click here to learn how.


March 22, 2000



Top Stories - Retirement Plans

ASPA Asks Plan Administration Firms To Complete Online Cross-Tested Plan Survey by April 14American Society of Pension Actuaries[More like this]
Pensions Official Says Changes to Comparability Rules Would Be Effective for Plan Years in 2002Bureau of National Affarirs, reprinted by ASPA[More like this]
Rep. Bernie Sanders to Join IBM Protesters at April Shareholders' MeetingPoughkeepsie Journal[More like this]
Federal Legislative and Regulatory Outlook for 2000Hewitt Associates[More like this]
TIAA-CREF Aims At Executive PayAssociated Press[More like this]
Reduction in Japan National Pension Benefits Becomes LikelyAsahi News Service[More like this]



Top Stories - Health and Welfare Plans

Norwood Offers Compromise LegislationAssociated Press[More like this]
House Member Floats HMO Bill Compromise IdeaReuters via Yahoo! News[More like this]
Status of HIPAA Administrative Simplification RegulationsGroom Law Group[More like this]
Restraining Order Bars Retirees from Picketing Colorado Grocery Stores in Retiree Health Plan DisputeDenver Post[More like this]


New Recommended Links About Employee Benefits

Retirement Plans Personal Saving and Saving Adequacy (Executive Summary)Employee Benefit Research Institute[More like this]
Moving Out of Country at Retirement: Foreign IntrigueKiplinger's Money Power[More like this]
Making More of Your 403(b)Mutual Funds[More like this]
What's Ahead for 457sMutual Funds[More like this]
The 'IME/TSA Swindle'Michael A. McKuin, Esq.[More like this]




Copyright 2000 BenefitsLink.com, Inc.

Feel free to forward this email to friends, colleagues or clients, if no fee is paid to you and the email is forwarded in its entirety. Thanks!

BenefitsLink is a trademark of BenefitsLink.com, Inc., published by Dave Baker with much help from Mary Hall and lots of friends.

To subscribe (free): visit https://benefitslink.com/newsletter/ - or the person desiring to subscribe can send an email to listmanager@postmastergeneral.com, with this as the subject of the email: subscribe benefitslink

We have an online archive of prior issues.

DEPARTMENTS
BENEFITS SPEAKERS
Looking for a speaker for your benefits group? Want to throw your hat into the ring? Free.
_____________

BENEFITS CANDIDATES
Need personnel? It's like fishing in a barrel here.
_____________

BENEFITS JOBS
Need a benefits job? Sort the openings by their distance away from you.
_____________

BENEFITSBOARDS.NET
Exchange questions and tips with colleagues. Co-sponsored by us and several employee benefits organizations.
_____________

PROGRESSIONS
Promotions and new personnel in the employee benefits community.
_____________

Q&A COLUMNS
Experts field questions online, submitted by readers via email.
_____________

CONFERENCES
View by location, by sponsoring organization, or by date.
_____________

SOFTWARE
Largest listing of benefits software on the net: descriptions, downloads.
_____________

ADVERTISE
Ads are our sole source of support. No subscription fees!
_____________

CONTACT US
Questions?
Comments?
Suggestions?


Copyright 2000 BenefitsLink.com, Inc. All rights reserved. BenefitsLink is a trademark of BenefitsLink.com, Inc.