• 30 best big 401(k) plans in 2015: Brightscope

    December 31, 2015

    The 30 best 401(k) plans with more than $1 billion in assets, according to BrightScope.

  • Target CEO $47 million retirement reveals divide

    January 5, 2015

    The gap in the workplace between the highest and lowest paid has been growing for years. Far less noticed has been the growing gulf in retirement pay.

  • Which firm has the most lucrative 401(k) plan?

    July 22, 2014

    Out of the 250 biggest companies in the U.S., which have the most lucrative -- and least generous -- retirement benefits?

  • Novant suit highlights finance firms’ steep retirement plan fees

    March 12, 2014

    A retired doctor and six others are alleging Novants plan saw a more than 10-fold increase in fees over three years and contains costly investment choices.

  • 401(k) squeeze play

    February 14, 2014

    Employers are squeezing their workers retirement savings, holding back on both the amount and the timing of 401(k) matching funds and dragging out vesting schedules.

  • Wellington Financial tops list of best 401(k)s

    February 26, 2013

    BrightScope has ranked the top 25 companies in the United States with the highest ranked 401(k) plans containing more than $100 million in assets in the finance and insurance sector.

  • Top-ranked 401(k)s take fees into consideration

    December 11, 2012

    Immediate eligibility and immediate vesting of a company match were among the trademarks of the top 401(k) plans in the nation, as well as costs averaging 0.29 percent.

  • Financial illiteracy in the newsroom harms 401(k) investors

    June 13, 2012

    If supposedly educated mainstream reporters can't see through the fog of marketing, how can everyday investors know the difference between advice and advocacy?

  • SHRM CEO backs workplace flexibility

    May 25, 2012

    Workplace flexibility allows employees to reach their work and life responsibilities as well as help employers compete in todays global marketplace, said Henry G. Jackson, the president and CEO of the Society for Human Resource Management, in a statement to Congress.

  • BrightScope releases top 30 401(k) plans

    December 21, 2011

    The Southwest Airlines Pilots Retirement Savings Plan took the top spot in BrightScopes Year-End Top 30 Ratings List covering 401(k) plans with more than $1 billion in assets. The Southwest plan bumped The Savings Plan of Saudi Arabian Oil Company to the number 2 spot after it held the...