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DOL – New Electronic Disclosure Guidance for Pension Plans under ERISA

The DOL (US Department of Labor) is proposing in this document a new, additional safe harbor for the use of electronic media by Retirement plans to furnish information to participants and beneficiaries of plans subject to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA).  The proposal, if adopted, would allow plan administrators who satisfy […]


ACA Documents and Requirements Review

Employers Prepare! With the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in full force, now is the time for employers and plan sponsors to comply with documentation and distribution rules. Failure to comply may result in costly penalties! 1. Summary Plan Descriptions (SPDs) Companies often assume the insurance carrier will provide the SPD or mistake the insurer’s benefits booklet for […]