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Tag Archives: 401(k)

Commentary: We don’t have to be flat broke in retirement

Of the many proposed legislative changes that might occur during the presidency of Donald Trump, the one with the highest probability of actually becoming law is a reduction in corporate tax rates. While we are considering making changes to the ...

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Keeping Your Balance: A look at retirement plans employers can offer

Both existing and start-up companies routinely seek to analyze whether they should offer a retirement plan and in doing so look to gain an understanding of what options are available and which best suit their current situation, budget or priorities. ...

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401(k) matches restored by 75% of companies

(Associated Press) — Most of the companies that suspended their 401(k) matches during the economic downturn have restored them, business consultant Towers Watson says in a study released Wednesday. An analysis of 260 mid- to large-sized companies shows that 75 ...

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Companies study new 401(k) fees

Wal-Mart and Caterpillar were targets of recent lawsuits claiming the fees associated with their employee’s retirement plans were unreasonable. Wal-Mart is still fighting its suit, but Caterpillar settled and shelled out $16.5 million ...

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401(k)Talk: Going solo with a 401(k)

In the past, 401(k)s generally were not the retirement plan of choice for sole proprietors and firms that employ only the owner or the owner and his or her spouse.

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Biden announces savings safeguards

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Obama administration on Friday proposed new regulations aimed at protecting workers’ retirement savings from unethical financial advisers.

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