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Businesses that offer their workers access to 401(k) retirement plans and similar defined-contribution plans have a July 31, 2022, deadline to file IRS Form 5500, reporting the details of their plan’s financial assets, its sources of funding, administrative expenses, number of active participants and benefits paid out to participants. Smaller plans with fewer than 100 […]

The pandemic and ensuing “Great Resignation” are accelerating an already concerning rate of leakage from employers’ 401(k) plans, negatively impacting both employers’ costs and plan participants’ retirement readiness. In this environment, it is especially critical for businesses to educate employees about the rules for early withdrawals and separations from service and the options available to […]

The ongoing consolidation of service providers in the 401(k) market can pose a significant risk to plan sponsors who have a fiduciary duty to act in the best interest of plan participants and their beneficiaries. Consequently, it is crucial for employers to stay abreast of industry changes and be prepared to take action, especially when […]