Companies that are weathering the economic storm are headed into the upswing with a bigger focus on restoring and maintaining 401(k) plans.

According to a recent survey from the Profit Sharing/401k Council of America, of the 14.8 percent of companies that suspended matching contributions in the last three years in the last three years, 39.3 percent have restored them and 37.8 percent are planning to restore them within the next six months.

More than 70 percent of companies made no changes to matching contributions and nearly 10 percent increased them.

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