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New Year’s Resolution should be a plan review

You know it’s all about New Year’s Resolutions when Target gets rid of the Christmas items and starts offering organization and cleaning supplies. The beginning of the year is about self-care and taking care of things that you either promised or finally ha...

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Do Your Job

When I was at law school, I lived in a graduate dorm room and the walls were paper thin. So my next door neighbor was playing a movie really loudly at a late hour of the night while I was trying to study.  I did what most people would do and knock on the wall...

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The road to more consolidation

Every week on 401(k) Help Center, I see an article about some retirement plan provider being bought ...

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Industry Groups Urge DOL to Expand MEP Proposed Rule

The Department of Labor (DOL) has been accepting comments regarding its proposed rule on multiple em...

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Edward Jones Forks over $3 million in 401(k) lawsuit

Edward Jones is going to pay $3.2 million to settle a lawsuit alleging they were using investments i...

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How you treat employees can say a lot about you

I recently met an executive through LinkedIn and we an absolute gentleman and really could teach me ...

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Out of the box only causes trouble

  This is Spinal Tap has the great line that “there is a fine line between being clever and s...

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Avoid the box of gimmicks

I watch a podcast called Something to Wrestle with former WWE creative mind Bruce Prichard and he in...

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The MEP solution

With the recent guidance issued by the Department of Labor (DOL), third party administrators and fin...

autditors

Need Auditors who understand the “new way”

As an ERISA attorney, 3(16) plan administrator, and sponsor of several 401(k) plans that needed an a...