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Jan 25, 2017
Blog

Exploring The Benefits Of A Plan Sponsor-TPA Relationship

It has never been more important than it is today to offer a company retirement plan to your employees; but doing so could potentially result in a lot of extra work. Read on to discover the solution.
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Sep 19, 2016
Blog

How To Measure The Success Of Your 401(K) Plan

Like most business owners, you’ve probably wondered how you can measure the success of your company’s 401(k) plan. Let's find an answer by comparing some of your key business measures with traditional 401(k) plan statistics.
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Mar 22, 2016
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Avoid These Three Common Retirement Plan Mistakes

Even though you work hard to ensure that you are fulfilling your all your responsibilities with regard to your company's retirement plan, it’s not uncommon for something to fall through the cracks. Avoid making these common mistakes.
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Jun 4, 2015
Blog

Why Do They Turn Down Free Money?!

Would your employees turn down a 3 percent raise with no strings attached? What if I told you that it happens more often than you think? When your employees choose not to participate in your company’s 401(k) match program, they are essentially leaving free money on the table.
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Aug 19, 2014
Blog

Welcome Back!

It happens all the time – employees get rehired. And with the rehiring of employees comes lots of questions about how to handle the reemployment situation. Some of these questions surround employee benefits, specifically the business’s 401(k) plan. Over the years, I personally have received many questions from plan sponsors regarding when a rehired employee … Continued
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Jul 31, 2013
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401(k) Loans and Keeping Your Plan in Compliance

401(k) loans may seem like a nice way for plan participants to access money from their 401(k) plans prior to retirement. The drawback is that many participant loans can go bad if, at any time during their duration, they fail to satisfy any one of the IRS rules… no matter how insignificant or well-intentioned the … Continued
 
Jan 5, 2016
Podcast

episode 14: life is a long race, start saving now

why you should listen On episode 14 “Life Is A Long Race, Start Saving Now,” Mark is joined by Steve Renner, QKA, principal at Rea & Associates, to talk about key strategies business owners can deploy to help employees save for retirement. You’ll learn a little bit more about early enrollment, auto enrollment, annual auto … Continued