IMHO: Thanks Giving >
October 31, 2011 -- After a dozen years here at PLANSPONSOR and PLANADVISER, effective November 1, I will join the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) in Washington, D.C., as Director, Education and External Relations, and Co-Director of the EBRI Center for Research on Retirement Income.
IMHO: Lessened, Learned? >
October 24, 2011 -- When I’m talking to plan sponsors (and advisers) about the challenges of being an ERISA fiduciary, a lot of things come to mind.
IMHO: Catching Your 'Drift' >
October 17, 2011 -- I recently found myself driving in an unfamiliar city without the aid of a GPS (global positioning system).
IMHO: The IKEA “Experience” >
October 10, 2011 -- We spent some time this past weekend getting my eldest daughter squared away in her new apartment.
IMHO: “Nigh” Five >
October 03, 2011 -- A few weeks back, I offered some notions about what the next five years will bring in terms of industry trends.
IMHO: “Better” Business >
September 26, 2011 -- There was another judicial decision in another revenue-sharing case earlier this month—and another victory for a plan sponsor.
IMHO: Working “Outs”? >
September 19, 2011 -- Last week the Senate Finance Committee held a hearing on “promoting retirement security.”
IMHO: “Back” Pay? >
September 12, 2011 -- During last week’s GOP presidential candidate debate, Texas Governor Rick Perry grabbed headlines by reaffirming his position that Social Security is a “Ponzi scheme.”
IMHO: Hurricane Forces >
August 29, 2011 -- It’s been a stressful week—and it’s not over yet.
IMHO: “Checking” Accounts >
August 22, 2011 -- I finally got to the dentist last week.