THOUGHT LEADERSHIP ARCHIVE

Driven through Differentiators

Interview with Sandy McCarthy, Retirement Services President, OneAmerica

DC Recordkeeping: The High Cost of Low Fees

Recordkeepers are calling their services more efficient, or streamlined, but that may be a kind way of saying “less service.”

Connecting Wealth to Health in the Wellness Equation

Financial wellness is a bit of a conundrum. Its roots are in a person’s wallet, but when things go wrong, it can impact their health. As a result, employee benefit programs that don’t include a financial component may not be addressing a critical impediment to wellness.

Two Key Themes for DC Plans

For defined contribution (DC) plan participants, wealth accumulation has depended on both equities and fixed income. Yet fixed income will be ever more important in 2018 and beyond, in our view.

Rethinking Retirement Plans

A Flexible Approach to Providing Lifetime Income

Making Workplace ­Financial Wellness ­Actionable: Moving Beyond Education

The notion of promoting financial wellness through workplace programs has been gaining traction for several years now. Still, fewer than one in four employers have implemented a financial wellness program, and many remain uncertain about what such a program should look like.

The New Tax Law

Why it might make deferred comp ­programs even more attractive

How Do Your Clients’ Plans Stack Up?

Nearly six years after the Department of Labor began enforcing new fee disclosure rules for retirement savings plans, some plan sponsors still struggle to understand exactly how much they’re paying and whether they’re getting good value for their money. Advisers—supported by the right partners—can provide the answers.

Finding Opportunity

Kevin Kidwell, vice president, national tax-exempt sales Retirement Services, OneAmerica®

Change Management: The Value of Flexibility

The shifting retirement plan landscape offers advisers a chance to rethink the range of solutions they use with clients.

A Decade of Results

The Past, Present and Future of Fundamental Index Strategies

A Platform for Adviser Choice

The value of flexibility and fee transparency for retirement plan advisers