The Secret to This Employer’s Success? Pensions

2014-01-28T22:51:31-08:00January 20th, 2014|Categories: Defined Benefit Plans, Retirement|Tags: , , |

For the fifth time, Google Inc. — with its nap pods, gourmet cafeterias and philanthropic initiatives—has landed at the top of Fortune Magazine’s annual ranking of the best companies to work for. But further down the list, one employer made a big debut in part by offering a more traditional yet rapidly vanishing perk: a fully-funded traditional pension plan. That benefit helped WellStar Health System, Inc., a non-profit hospital operator based in Marietta, Ga., enter the list this year for the [...]