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    Help savers navigate financial problems and potential consequences

    Financial waters aren’t always easy to navigate. Some concepts may be simple to grasp, but things become more complex when it comes to investing in stocks and participating in retirement plans. This is where you, as a financial advisor or retirement plan sponsor, need to provide a guiding light and advocate for savers and investors to help steer them toward responsible financial decisions and away from ruin as best you can.

    July 27, 2023 | 4 min read


    How the DOL’s final rule on ESG impacts ERISA plan fiduciaries

    Consideration of environmental social governance (ESG) factors in investment decision-making for ERISA retirement plans has been a contested issue for several decades. Various presidential administrations have sought guidance from the Department of Labor (DOL) about how — or if — ERISA plan fiduciaries should value ESG components.

    July 19, 2023 | 3 min read

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    The role of stable value funds in a diversified 401(k) portfolio

    When plan sponsors and financial professionals choose plan investment options, their aim is to provide all participants with choices that are appropriate for their retirement savings objectives, while acknowledging that different people’s objectives are likely to vary widely.

    July 12, 2023 | 3 min read

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