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Rollover Mechanics and the Most Common Mistakes

Besides failing to invest the money within the IRS’s 60-day window—the most common mistake according to the experts—another frequent error impacts those who cash out of their workplace retirement plan.

Time to Humbly Brag

I am pleased to roll out a new PLANADVISER initiative that I think is long overdue: Advisers Giving Back.

The Retirement Crisis Is a Coverage Crisis

For those workers who are offered a retirement savings plan at work, the U.S. retirement system functions pretty well; solutions are needed, however, to extend coverage to millions more Americans.

Watching Interest Rates Can Save Clients Money on PRTs

The higher the annuity credited rate (interest rate) for a pension risk transfer (PRT), the more interest an insurer would earn and the less money it needs today in order to guarantee the monthly benefit, but the lower the interest rate, the less interest it would earn and the more money it needs today, explains Mark Unhoch, with October Three.

Newly Allowed 401(k)s Will Need Advisers

Advisers may shy away from helping hemp and CBD companies with their 401(k)s because they may find themselves crossing into advising for a cannabis company as well, but there are protections—and money to be made.