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Save Yourself: Keys to a Secure Retirement

$2.4 trillion. That’s what U.S. households spent on credit cards in 2012 – more than 10 times the amount employees contributed to 401(k)s and other private defined contribution retirement (DC) plans. While some of that spend was clearly for necessities, more than 100 million flat screen…

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From Frozen to Terminated—Final Risk Transfer

My last post discussed step two in the defined benefit (DB) plan termination process. Now it’s time to look at the final step of a hard-frozen DB plan termination—the final risk transfer. This involves paying out plan benefits to participants in order to satisfy the liabilities associated with…

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