401(k) NEWS


Lessons from the U.K.’s bold new retirement initiatives

A new issue brief from the National Institute on Retirement Security (NIRS) offers the first detailed analysis for U.S. audiences on the U.K.’s new retirement policy initiatives designed to stem the retirement crisis. Faced with...

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Recent 401(k) News

Average IRA contributions climb to all-time high at Fidelity

Fidelity Investments this week released its second annual analysis of over seven million Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs), which revealed that average contributions for tax...

SEPs vs. 401(k)s

There are advantages and limits for employers who choose to offer Self-Employed IRAs (SEPs) instead of 401(k)s.  But what are they, and in what...

The State of Government Pension Plans

Though government employees may enjoy higher salaries and benefits that their corporate peers, this article argues that these employees maintain a false sense of...