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Be an Elephant with your defined benefit plan – don’t forget!



2013 was a great year for defined benefit (DB) plans.  A recent report by Mercer said that pension plans of the S&P 1500 companies are now 95% funded, up from 74% a year ago.  Fueled by record high stock market levels, strong contributions by plan sponsors and modest increases in interest…

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Be an Advocate for Retirement Plans that Work



“An object at rest or in uniform motion will remain in that state unless an external force acts upon it.” Newton’s First Law of Motion, 1687, translated from Latin Isaac Newton was experimenting with inanimate objects when he discovered the laws of motion. But we in the retirement industry…

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