Thrift Savings Plan-Like 401(k)s Are the Key to Closing the Small Business Coverage Gap "More than half of the 55 million Americans who are not offered a retirement plan through their employers work for small businesses. While some see this longstanding coverage gap among small firms as an unsolvable problem, others see a market opportunity. This is the fifth blog post in a series that will feature perspectives from entrepreneurs and intra-preneurs in both the for-profit and ... Read Post
2017 Ranking & Reviews: Top Ranking Best 401k Plans AdvisoryHQ’s List of Top 6 Best 401k Companies List is sorted alphabetically ADP American Funds Betterment for Business Edward Jones Employee Fiduciary Fidelity Investments Read Post
4 Ways To Spot 401(k) Rip-Offs When you buy just about anything these days, it's easy to go online to price compare. You know pretty quickly whether you're getting a good price. But 401(k)s are a different beast. Although the government requires disclosure on fees, it's not easy to tell whether you're paying too much. Millions are, but will never know it. Of course, neither your employer nor the government will tell you ... Read Post
One Proven Way To Boost Your 401(k): Lower Fees What if the expense ratios on your retirement funds are way too high? You'll need to ask some questions and demand some action from your plan administrator. According to Employee Fiduciary, here are the right questions to ask... Read Post
Employee  Fiduciary Releases Small Business 401k Plan Design Study Study summarizes the most common plan designs used by 2,767 small business 401k plan sponsors nationwide Read Post
New Online 401(k) Plans Disrupt Retirement Market Read Post
Eric Droblyen Comments On The Evolving Micro 401k Plan Market 401(k) Solutions for Micro Plans. The recent announcement that Betterment is getting into the 401(k) business prompted a review of solutions for the micro plan market. Employee Fiduciary mentioned in an article on PlanSponsor. Read Post
Eric Droblyen Rebukes Hyperbole Used by Betterment CEO When Describing Company’s New 401k Product Stakeholders respond to Betterment’s launch. Robo-advisory platform for 401(k) plans making waves. Employee Fiduciary mentioned in an article on BenefitsPro. Read Post
Eric Droblyen Predicts How the DOL’s Fiduciary Rule Might Affect 401k Recordkeepers Will New DOL Rule Contain Fiduciary Surprise for 401k Recordkeepers? Eric Droblyen, President of Employee Fiduciary, was quoted by Read Post
Employee Fiduciary Releases a Real-World Database of Small Business 401k Fees That Names Names with Full Dollar Cost Disclosures Employee Fiduciary has released its database of 401k fee comparisons compiled from live data over the last twelve months. The database lifts the lid on the overly complex and often misleading fees charged to small business retirement plans. The database identifies plan providers by name and provides searchable data that allow plan sponsors to compare and benchmark their current plan fees. Read Post