Tag: Retirement Planning

5 Retirement Tips for Women

5 Retirement Tips for Women Thanks to a number of handicaps, including lower-paying jobs, the gender wage gap and prolonged absences from the workplace for caregiving or raising children, women don’t save enough for retirement, but have a hard time...

/ February 20, 2017

Conducting More Frequent & Effective Plan Reviews

Want to conduct more frequent, effective retirement plan reviews but don’t know what you should focus on? Trust us, you’re not alone. Many plan sponsors state that they would like to review their plans more often. In fact, the 2016...

/ October 29, 2016

How to Drive the Retirement Planning Message

Your employees are bombarded with communications from various sources every day. Research shows that the average worker receives more than 100 emails per day, not to mention text messages, social media alerts, news and an entire internet worth of content...

/ October 16, 2016

Why Do People Overspend?

Ever look at your bank account and wonder “Where did it all go?!” Our tendency to break the bank isn’t just learned from our friends and family, it’s hard wired into our psyches. Why is this so? 1. We fail...

/ October 9, 2016

DC Plan Participants Want More Support to Save

It’s a simple yet troubling reality: Most Americans are not financially prepared for retirement. What further intensifies that challenge for individuals is that retirement is only one of numerous priorities competing for their attention in their immense financial picture. A...

/ September 18, 2016

9 Things To Do Before Terminating a Pension Plan

Source: Benefits Pro “Employers have been killing off defined pension plans for years now. Nearly 60 percent of companies surveyed early this year said they have either frozen accruals for all participants or closed their defined benefit plans to new...

/ October 22, 2013

Why Women Lag Behind Men in Retirement Saving

Source: BenefitsPro “Everyone knows that almost no one is saving enough for retirement these days. What may be a surprise is that women trail men in retirement savings by a hefty margin, and are more likely to default on loans...

/ September 9, 2013