Upcoming LIVE Events
July 12, 2018 12:00 PM EDT
CAE Credits: 1
Many employers that sponsor 401(k) retirement plans are unaware of current best practices for creating, administering, and monitoring a high-quality plan without exposing the organization to unnecessary risk. In this webinar, you’ll get an overview of best practices covered over the past year in the “Ask the 401(k) Professionals” webinar series, sponsored by the ASAE Retirement Trust. The floor will be open for questions. This is your chance to ask the experts.
After this session, you will:
- have an overview of best practices for creating, administering, and monitoring a high-quality 401(k) plan
- know about key 401(k) plan-related tasks and have concrete ideas for managing them
- take away practical ideas for boosting your retirement plan success.
View one of our recorded presentations on managing and monitoring retirement plans successfully. Or, if you are a retirement plan sponsor or adviser for an association and are looking to enhance your knowledge, skills and business, sign up for a live online workshop (above) led by experts in the 401(k) industry.
FY 2018 Programs:
Best Practices for 401(k) Plan Administration This webinar will focus on best practices and key insights on 401(k) plan administration. Participants will learn which administrative activities are required of 401(k) plan sponsors; understand the timing of essential activities; and take away practical ideas for ensuring all activities are accomplished effectively and on time.
Best Practices for Benchmarking 401(k) Plan Health: This webinar will focus on the key information and best practices sponsors need to know in order to use “real” plan health metrics, such as retirement readiness and outcomes, to assess the health and effectiveness of their 401(k) plans.
Best Practices for Hiring and Benchmarking a 401(k) Adviser: This webinar will focus on the reasons why hiring an adviser is important, how to select an adviser and how to benchmark your current broker’s or adviser’s services and fees.
401(k) Committee Best Practices: This webinar will focus on the key information and best practices plan sponsors need to know related to establishing and running their 401(k) committees.
Best Practices for 401(k) Participant Education: This webinar will focus on what works and what doesn’t when it comes to 401(k) plan participant education. Data and key insights will be shared, along with best practices for how to better engage your employees with your retirement program.
FY 2017 Programs:
401(k) Participant Readiness 101: Help your employees and boost everyone’s bottom line: Savvy employers understand that fostering retirement plan readiness is a key component of financial wellness, and a good business move. Watch this webinar learn more about retirement plan readiness, financial wellness, and why caring about these concepts can help your bottom line.
401(k) Investment Line-up 101: Thinking Beyond the Returns: Did you know you need to be a prudent professional when determining and monitoring your investment menu? During this webinar, we will cover key information on the creation and management of retirement plan investment line-ups and provide key information in these areas.
401(k) Fees 101: Know Your Fees; Manage Your Fees: Did you know plan sponsors have responsibilities related to the fees associated with the retirement plans they offer. What’s also true is that even small employers can face a lawsuit if they don’t attend to this important component of their retirement plan. Find out how to identify, understand, and manage your 401(k) plan fees.
401(k) Risks 101: Be Aware; Be Prepared: Are you and your organization at risk? In this webinar we cover fiduciary and retirement plan governance responsibilities and the inherent risk associated with these responsibilities. We will discuss the top two risk areas involved in offering a 401(k) plan to your employees and provide practical tips for risk management in these areas.
Don’t Be Asleep at the Switch: Engage in 401(k) Best Practice Approaches Now to Avoid Pitfalls Later: Learn the basics regarding fiduciary responsibilities and best practice approaches. If your organization offers a retirement plan and you have any role or responsibilities relative to selecting, administering, or monitoring that plan, this webinar is for you!