Oct 17, 2012 ---
Retirement Services has planned several events to coincide with National Save
for Retirement Week.
The events include two online participant webisodes and one
Web-based sponsor seminar. The first webisode is part of MassMutual's SmartView
series on the company's RetireSmart YouTube channel. Called “Should I Borrow
From My 401(k),” it will launch Monday, October 22, at 2 p.m. ET. During the
three-minute webisode, real people will talk about money and retirement issues
in simple terms to help bring these issues to life for individual
The second webisode called “Supersize Your Savings” is
focused on Gen Y 401(k) participants and conveys the importance of starting
early in a fun and effective way. It can be viewed on MassMutual's RetireSmart
participant website at www.retiresmart.com.
MassMutual Retirement Services will also host a plan sponsor
seminar titled “Participants Talk Retirement” on October 23 at 2 p.m. ET. The
seminar will share insights gleaned from recent interviews conducted by
MassMutual with its retirement plan participants and will give sponsors
actionable information to help them promote their retirement benefit to their
employees as effectively as possible.
“All of these events and seminars have just one goal—to help
Americans plan and save enough so they can retire with confidence,” said Elaine
Sarsynski, executive vice president of MassMutual’s Retirement Services
Division and chairman and chief executive of MassMutual International LLC.