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Tim Kelly is the Founder of ForexTV. Since its inception in 2003, ForexTV has been a global leader in forex news and has expanded its news coverage to multiple industries. ForexTV is now one of the most recognized brands in global financial news. Mr. Kelly currently serves as Managing Editor for 401kTV. Mr. Kelly is an expert in online marketing, search engine optimization, content development and content distribution. He has consulted some of the top brokerages, media companies and financial exchanges on online marketing and content management including: The New York Board of Trade, Chicago Board Options Exchange, International Business Times, Briefing.com, Bloomberg and Bridge Information Systems and 401kTV. He continues to be a regular market analyst and writer for ForexTV.com. He holds a Series 3 and Series 34 CFTC registration and formerly was a Commodities Trading Advisor (CTA). Tim is also an expert and specialist in Ichimoku technical analysis. He was also a licensed Property & Casualty; Life, Accident & Health Insurance Producer in New York State. In addition to writing about the financial markets, Mr. Kelly writes extensively about online marketing and content marketing. Mr. Kelly attended Boston College where he studied English Literature and Economics, and also attended the University of Siena, Italy where he studied studio art. Mr. Kelly has been a decades-long community volunteer in his hometown of Long Island where he established the community assistance foundation, Kelly's Heroes. He has also been a coach of Youth Lacrosse for over 10 years. Prior to volunteering in youth sports, Mr. Kelly was involved in the Inner City Scholarship program administered by the Archdiocese of New York. Before creating ForexTV, Mr, Kelly was Sr. VP Global Marketing for Bridge Information Systems, the world’s second largest financial market data vendor. Prior to Bridge, Mr. Kelly was a team leader of Media at Bloomberg Financial Markets, where he created Bloomberg Personal Magazine with an initial circulation of over 7 million copies monthly.

Speculation Over 401k Tax Cuts Doesn’t Cut Muster With Common Sense

Gary Cohn and Steve Mnuchin at press conference. In the White House press conference Wednesday outlining the Trump tax-cut proposals, Gary Cohn, director of the National Economic Council gave assurances that retirement savings (as well as homeownership and charitable contributions) ...

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Third Party Administrator (TPA) vs Bundled Service: What is the Right Choice?

In making the case for retirement plan sponsors to choose a Third Party Administrator (TPA) vs Bundled service from a provider in a whitepaper entitled: Superior Administration: Why Quality TPAs Outperform Bundled, authors Jason Brown and Jason R. Oesterlei make ...

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Expert Tips on Avoiding 401k Plan Fee Lawsuits

Avoiding 401k plan fee lawsuits requires a measure of discipline and diligence according to several industry experts. 401k plan fees continue to be the epicenter of retirement plan litigation. Plan sponsors are given a wide measure of latitude under ERISA ...

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How a Company with 99% 401k Participation Rates Cut Loans and Withdrawals by 50%

With high 401k participation rates, company is challenged with high loan and hardship withdrawal rate and low deferral rate. Recently we sat with a Vice President of Human Resources for a medical research and care facility in Baltimore, Maryland who attended ...

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State Pension Plans Underfunded by $1.3 Trillion According to Study

State Pension Plans Underfunded According to a study by The Pew Charitable Trusts, state pension plans are experiencing a wider gap between assets and promised payouts to workers. The gap between the total assets reported by state pension systems across ...

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401k Plan Sponsor Finds Recipe for Success With Lower-Wage Workers

Running a 401k or 403b plan can be daunting with most administrators just trying to keep their heads above water. A 401k plan sponsor attending a TPSU program held at Loyola University explains some simple steps she took to increasing ...

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7 Reasons Why 401k Loans Are Bad Medicine

In speaking with plan sponsors attending The Plan Sponsor University (TPSU) programs around the country, the topic of 401k loans inevitably arises. In almost every program, plan sponsors get somewhat uncomfortable when the subject is addressed. 401k loans are often ...

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