Congress begins to tackle retirement

2014-09-19T21:10:50-07:00September 19th, 2014|Categories: Retirement|Tags: |

Congress this week is turning its attention to the country’s retirement security crisis in a way that many industry watchers say is long overdue. Four pieces of proposed legislation all seek to address shortcomings in the existing system. What they all have in common are provisions that would expand access to multiple employer plans for small and midsized businesses. According to a 2012 Government Accountability Office report, only 14 percent of businesses with 100 or fewer employees sponsor a [...]