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October 22, 2018

4 Tips for Reaching Your Retirement Goals

Whether you are 25, 45, 55, or older, the thought of saving for retirement can be daunting, to say the least. Nearly 70 percent of adults […]
October 8, 2018

Beware of the IRS and DOL: Four Red Flags They Seek on Form 5500

The Form 5500 is an ERISA requirement for retirement plans to report and disclose operating procedures. Advisors use this to confirm that plans are managed according […]
August 31, 2018
Health-and-wellness

Health Modification Can Increase Retirement Dollars

A top concern for individuals nearing retirement is out-of-pocket healthcare costs. A recent survey revealed that 74 percent (of 1,316 U.S. adults aged 50 or older) […]
August 6, 2018

Is it Time for a Retirement Plan Check-Up?

It’s important to conduct regular check-ups on your retirement plan to make sure you are on track to reach your retirement goals. Below are a few […]
August 6, 2018

Collective Investment Trusts — The Fastest Growing Investment Vehicle Within 401(k) Plans

For almost a century, collective investment trusts (CITs) have played an important role in the markets. They were originally introduced in 1927. A 2016 study showed […]
July 2, 2018
Preventing Uncashed Retirement Checks

Tips for Preventing Uncashed Retirement Checks

Managing uncashed retirement checks may be considered a nuisance by plan administrators. Nevertheless, the employer still has a fiduciary responsibility when a former employee fails to […]