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Target-date funds continue to reshape investment patterns in DC plans in fundamental ways – and their expanding usage is expected to continue for the foreseeable future, according to a new report.  In 2018, nearly 60% of Vanguard participants in DC plans were invested in a professionally managed... READ MORE
A majority of physical workers are confident about retiring with a comfortable lifestyle, but few appear to be on track to meet their estimated retirement income needs, according to a new global research report.   Physical workers are more likely than non-physical workers to say they are very/... READ MORE
Struggling with wellness implementation? Worried about getting sued? Not sure how to position your workforce of the future to help the workforce of the future? How about some marketing “mojo”? Or the “tells” of a hot NQDC prospect? Here’s what you need to know. That’s the lineup for the second set... READ MORE
While many apparently missed it, last January the IRS updated the income tax withholding tables for 2018, reflecting changes made by the tax reform legislation enacted in December 2017. The effects have reportedly caught many unawares – this week we asked NAPA-Net readers to weigh in. For many,... READ MORE
Since enactment of the Pension Protection Act in 2006, automaticity has been highly successful in improving retirement readiness. But new, highly personalized fintech advances may help drive retirement readiness to the next level, according to a new white paper.  Building on the success of auto-... READ MORE
If you think you’ve had a bad week, just remember – it could have been worse. Check out what happened to these guys (and gals)…  In Portland, Oregon, an unnamed man was spotted on a street corner here “acting erratically”… Police summoned an ambulance… and the man was persuaded to accept a ride to... READ MORE
Selecting an appropriate investment and administrative structure for a qualified retirement plan is a significant and crucial task, yet there is no single formula for determining the preferred structure, according to a new white paper from SageView Advisory Group.   The selected investment... READ MORE
Looking to stand out in a “sea of sameness”? How about adding value to your “value add”? Want to turbocharge your business through technology, leverage the “triple threat” of HSAs, know how your plans stack up? Check this out. Well, you can do all that – but you’ll have to figure out cloning (or... READ MORE
Some plan sponsors and administrators “stretch the match” as a way to increase participants’ contributions to their retirement savings accounts. Does the strategy work? A recently released study seeks to find out. Stretching the match is a practice in which an employer sets a higher employee... READ MORE
Health savings account assets grew by over $5.8 billion in January 2019 to reach $59.6 billion, up 11% since the end of 2018, according to an industry report.  In addition, the total number of HSA accounts also grew by almost 5% in January, with the total rising to an estimated 26.3 million,... READ MORE