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That 401(k) Conference This Week In Chicago

That 401(k) Conference will be emanating from the friendly confines of Wrigley Field on Thursday, Se...

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I don’t make money off referrals

Maybe I’m like Larry David, but I have a lot of pet peeves. I hate when people whistle or sing in ...

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Trump issues executive order that may bring back Open MEPs

President Trump signed an executive order last week in Charlotte which directs the Department of Lab...

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Beyond Impossible Vegan Burgers

I’m certainly no vegan especially with my last few years of weight again, but I’m always trying ...

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IRS approves tying student loans to 401(k) employer contributions

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued a private letter ruling which allowed an unnamed employer ...

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Podcast coming soon

Don’t know when, don’t know where: but there will be a 401(k) podcast emanating from this site a...

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Anyone can be a TPA and that’s a problem

With apologies to Tod Higgins (played by Keanu Reeves) in “Parenthood”, you need a license to pr...

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What’s In It For Them?

When I worked at that semi-prestigious law firm as an associate, my goal was to develop a national E...

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The problem with consolidation in the TPA business

Every week, I check the headline on 401khelpcenter.com and the news part usually involves one or tow...

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Most TPAs are in the administration business, some are not

I have a friend who is an insurance agent and she was looking for a new TPA (third party administra...