To Bundle or Not to Bundle: What’s Best for Your Business Is the Question?
5 Tactics to Increase Retirement Plan Participation
Whether to use bundled or unbundled service providers is an important decision for your retirement plan. A fully bundled arrangement provides an easy, one-stop-shop for services while unbundling separates functions and uses a third-party administrator (TPA), distinct from the recordkeeper. While there is no right or wrong answer to this question, weighing the advantages of Read More →
Cyber Security Issues for Plan Sponsors
Employees fail to enroll in their retirement plan for a variety of reasons. They may be intimidated if it’s their first time around or they might not fully understand and appreciate the benefits (or the downside of not participating). Some could be concerned about “locking up” their money — and others might worry so much Read More →
The Department of Labor is working on a guidance package addressing cybersecurity issues as they relate to plan sponsors and third-party providers. Tim Hauser, Deputy Assistant Secretary for DOL’s Employee Benefit Security Administration (EBSA) has indicated that we should expect more focus in the department’s investigations of the adequacy of various cybersecurity programs to confirm Read More →