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The Benefits of a 401(k) Plan for Employers and Employees

The Benefits of a 401(k) Plan for Employers and Employees

By: Eric Droblyen

March 3rd 2021

When a small business offers a 401(k) plan, it’s often a win-win for business owners and employees. Here are some of the top benefits of these plans.
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Want to Retire Early? Three 401(k) Features That Can Help

Want to Retire Early? Three 401(k) Features That Can Help

By: Eric Droblyen

February 17th 2021

For 401(k) participants to reach their retirement savings goal as soon as possible, they will need help from their plan. These are the features they'll need.
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How to Find & Calculate Transamerica 401(k) Fees

How to Find & Calculate Transamerica 401(k) Fees

By: Eric Droblyen

December 17th 2020

Finding Transamerica 401k fees isn't easy. In this guide, we'll show you average Transamerica fees, then how to find & calculate them in your plan.
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401(k) Fiduciary Outsourcing – Roles That MEPs Can Abuse

401(k) Fiduciary Outsourcing – Roles That MEPs Can Abuse

By: Eric Droblyen

October 28th 2020

Multiple-Employer 401k Plans (MEPs) require business owners to delegate fiduciary roles to their provider. This delegation makes MEPs highly prone to abuse.
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Small Business 401(k) Tax Credits – Including SECURE Act Enhancements

Small Business 401(k) Tax Credits – Including SECURE Act Enhancements

By: Eric Droblyen

September 16th 2020

The SECURE Act lowered the out-of-pocket cost of starting a new small business 401(k) plan by enhancing the tax credits available to business owners.
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Paying 401(k) Admin Fees from Plan Assets Hurt Business Owners Most

Paying 401(k) Admin Fees from Plan Assets Hurt Business Owners Most

By: Eric Droblyen

August 19th 2020

Small business owners often have the most to gain personally by paying their 401k provider's administration fees from a bank account instead of plan assets
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The 5 Most Popular Small Business 401(k) Plan Features

The 5 Most Popular Small Business 401(k) Plan Features

By: Eric Droblyen

July 22nd 2020

Different 401(k) “types” (safe harbor, Roth, profit sharing, etc…) are in fact different contribution “features” that a plan can combine in numerous ways.
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How Much Time Does Annual 401(k) Administration Take?

How Much Time Does Annual 401(k) Administration Take?

By: Eric Droblyen

July 8th 2020

401(k) administration shouldn't take small businesses much time. A quality provider will do the heavy lifting, leaving an owner with basic tasks to complete.
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How to Find & Calculate MassMutual 401(k) Fees

How to Find & Calculate MassMutual 401(k) Fees

By: Eric Droblyen

June 30th 2020

Finding MassMutual's 401k fees isn't easy. In this guide, we'll show you average MassMutual fees, then how to find & calculate them in your plan.
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How to Find & Calculate VOYA 401(k) Fees

How to Find & Calculate VOYA 401(k) Fees

By: Eric Droblyen

June 30th 2020

Finding VOYA's 401k fees isn't easy. In this guide, we'll show you average VOYA fees, then how to find & calculate them in your plan.
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