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March 23, 2000

Top Stories - Retirement Plans

IRS, DOL and PBGC Grant 2-1/2 Month Extension For 1999 Form 5500Department of Labor press release[More like this]
Retirement Benefits Come Under New Threat: QDROsWall Street Journal[More like this]
New Hampshire Pension Plan Official Ordered To Forfeit Own Pension Assets to Restore Funds to Other 401(k) Participants' AccountsDepartment of Labor[More like this]
T. Rowe Price Retirement Plan Services to Offer Financial Engines Investment Advice to Plan ParticipantsBusiness Wire[More like this]
Fidelity Reports Young Workers Manage Their 401(k)s ConservativelyBusiness Wire[More like this]
Japanese Government Sidesteps How To Pay For Pension SystemEditorial from Asahi News Service[More like this]
Statement of David M. Strauss, PBGC Executive Director to the House Appropriations Committee 3/22/00Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation[More like this]

Top Stories - Health and Welfare Plans

IRS, DOL and PBGC Grant 2-1/2 Month Extension For 1999 Form 5500Department of Labor[More like this]
New Proposed Cafeteria Plan Regulations on Mid-Year Changes Affecting Dependent Care Assistance and Adoption Assistance ProgramsTreasury Department[More like this]
Final Regulation: Permitted Election Changes in Cafeteria PlansTreasury Department[More like this]
House Civil Service Subcommittee Approves Long-Term Care Legislation for Civil Service Employees, Military PersonnelWashington Post[More like this]
Bonus Boom: Performance-Based Pay Plans Becoming More CommonSt. Paul MN Pioneer Planet[More like this]
Judge Rules Against Sears Retirees in Group Life Insurance Benefits DisputeLaw News Network[More like this]

New Recommended Links About Employee Benefits

IRS' 2000 Priority Guidance Plan (PDF)Internal Revenue Service[More like this]
Guidelines for Medical and Health Information Sites on the InternetAmerican Medical Association[More like this]
Managing Fine: How to Love Your HMOThe New Republic[More like this]
Administaff Announces Second Washington, D.C. Area Office; Company Continues Aggressive National Expansion ProgramPR Newswire[More like this]
Focusing on Cash BalanceAmerican Academy of Actuaries[More like this]

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