• Growing 403(b) market offers big opportunities

    Does your retirement plan practice focus mostly on for-profit businesses? If so, you may be missing out on a growing niche—not-for-profit organizations.

  • Guaranteed income in 401(k)s: A wish come true?

    Defined benefits and pension plans have fallen by the wayside, forcing plan sponsors to give employees a new kind of protection while still protecting the company against high costs. The answer? Annuities.

  • Study: 403(b)s that use TPAs have stronger plan design

    A growing number of 403(b) retirement plan sponsors use third-party administrators (TPAs) for key plan services, and a new analysis shows that practice may be leading to better plan design.

  • 403(b) plans evolve amidst change

    Principal Financial Group's Aaron Friedman gives insight into the past, present, and future of 403(b) plans.

  • 403(b) plan sponsors rise to the challenge

    A new survey finds despite complexities and confusion, 403(b) plan sponsors are in the final stages of complying with sweeping regulatory changes from the Department of Labor.

  • 403(b) survey reveals progress and stability

    Based on a new Profit Sharing/401k Council of America survey, 403(b) plan sponsors took significant steps toward managing their plans for the last three years, even in this down economy and new regulations.

  • 403(b) survey reveals progress and stability

    Based on a new Profit Sharing/401k Council of America survey, 403(b) plan sponsors took significant steps toward managing their plans for the last three years, even in this down economy and new regulations.

  • 403(b)s 'healthier than ever'

    Findings from the 2010 403(b) Plan Survey by the Profit Sharing/401k Council of America (PSCA) show despite a recession and complex new regulations, the 403(b) retirement plan system appears to be "healthier than ever."

  • 403(b)s 'healthier than ever'

    Findings from the 2010 403(b) Plan Survey by the Profit Sharing/401k Council of America (PSCA) show despite a recession and complex new regulations, the 403(b) retirement plan system appears to be "healthier than ever."

  • Coalition urges Congress: Address potential cuts in vision and dental plans

    A coalition of dental and vision organizations, along with other groups in the benefits industry, called on Congress this week to substantially modify the proposed excise tax on health benefits.