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News and information for retirement plan sponsors and advisors. Covering the issues ranging from regulation and compliance to plan design and investments. Whether you are running a 401(k) plan, a 403(b) plan or a defined benefit plan, ForexTV Retirement Intelligence Unit is there to provide news, insights and ideas.

6 Pillars of 401k Prudence Every Sponsor Should Follow

6 Pillars of 401k Prudence

  6 Pillars of 401k Prudence In speaking with noted 401k and ERISA attorney, Ary Rosenbaum, one immediately gets the sense of…good sense. Rosenbaum recently laid-out the 6 pillars of 401k prudence to help sponsors limit legal liability. When reading ...

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401k Investment Automation on the Rise

401k Investment Automation

401k investment automation is on the rise and defined contribution plan participants are reaping the benefits. The trend towards reliance on automated programs and robotic advisory services has participants shunning the do-it-yourself investment strategy. Largely due to the Bush-era Pension ...

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Five Myths About Outsourcing 401k Investment Decisions

Outsourcing 401k Investment

With the regulatory spotlight shining on fiduciary roles thanks to tougher rules from the DOL, more defined contribution (DC) plan sponsors are outsourcing 401k investment decisions to third parties to handle their plan investments. This is a trend of outsourcing ...

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Will You Outlive Your 401k Savings?

outlive your 401k

Can you outlive your 401k? According to a White Paper study released by the World Economic Forum (WEF), “We’ll Live to 100 – How Can We Afford It?” the answer is a definitive NO! To use a popular idiomatic expression ...

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Duke 403b Lawsuit to Proceed Judge Rules

A federal judge issued a mixed ruling on Duke University’s request to dismiss a lawsuit that claims its 403b retirement plan charged employees excessive fees and made poor investments. In a key decision for colleges and universities defending themselves against 403b lawsuits, ...

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