When the feds issued guidance on how the Supreme Court’s DOMA ruling would impact employees’ healthcare benefits, many firms were…Click to continue
Americans, on the whole, are financially underprepared for retirement -- and they’re looking to their employers not only for generous retirement plans but also sage financial advice. But at the same time, companies are strapped for resources to help them. This site will provide you with best practices and regulatory guidance to help you create competitive retirement packages.
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Granted, it’s not your responsibility to make sure employees have a smart retirement planning strategy. But if you provide a company sponsored retirement plan, you’re the first place employees will look for guidance. And here’s a list of common mistakes …
Employers are well aware that the feds are aggressively looking into company-sponsored 401k plans for compliance issues. So it’s alarming that the vast majority of plans the DOL looked at last year violated ERISA in some way.
When the feds expanded the types of contributions that were eligible for an in-plan Roth 401k rollover, plenty of firms were interested. Problem was, most still had a bunch of questions about what was — and wasn’t — OK. Well, …
Thanks to new DOL regs and enforcement efforts, HR pros are being asked to pay more attention to their companies’ 401ks — and all of the plans’ features and investments — than ever before.
Many features of employer-sponsored 401ks vary greatly from company to company. So what does a “typical” 401k look like?