The IRS provides free and public resources, including forms and articles regarding filing, credits & reductions, payments, and refunds. Also, they offer several e-news subscriptions based on your area of interest, and which will help keep you informed on what's new for retirement plans, recently published guidance, along with any current employee plan determinations and examinations of activities.
The Employee Benefits Security Administration of the Department of Labor is responsible for administering and enforcing the provisions of Employee Retirement Income Security Act. ERISA covers most private sector pension plans. One of EBSA's responsibilities is to provide consumer information on pension plans, and compliance assistance for employers, plan service providers, and others to help them comply with ERISA
Squared Away was created by the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College and funded by a grant from the U.S. Social Security Administration, to provide clear and engaging financial guidance, without any spin or slant, based on the best academic research.
fi360 helps retirement professionals "use prudent fiduciary practices to profitably gather, grow and protect investors’ assets." Essentially, they provide the necessary tools and education (including AIF® and AIFA® designation programs) to fiduciaries of retirement plans. Furthermore, they offer an array of resources, from webinars and blogs to current industry news that will help keep you informed
WISER is a nonprofit organization that works to help women, educators and policymakers understand the important issues surrounding women’s retirement income. As the only organization to focus exclusively on the unique financial challenges that women face, WISER supports women’s opportunities to secure adequate retirement income through research, programs and partnerships.
WISER has also been the driving force behind a series of state and local events on long-term financial security aimed at leveling the playing field for women
Considered by the New York Times as the "nation's leading center in retirement research," the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College does truly live up to this bestowed title as their research dives into anything affecting individuals' income in retirement, including social security, state and local pensions, health and long-term care, financial retirement, and older workers. Their newsroom offers resources in the forms of podcasts, briefs, and blogs.
PLANSPONSOR label themselves as "the trusted information and solutions resource for America’s retirement benefits decision makers." Indeed, their website and news feed is quite impressive, offering a substantial list of relevant news articles ranging into the thousands. They cover everything related to the retirement industry, from new emerging data and research in the retirement plan space to overarching trends in investment behavior.
RetireGuide is dedicated to providing the most up-to-date information about financial decisions that affect your retirement, including: Medicare, Annuities, Life Insurance, and Retirement Planning.
The 401k-Help Center has done all of the work of finding and consolidating 401k articles. They also aggregate the latest published material on 401k trends, fiduciary issues, legislative action, court cases, opinion, rule changes, insights, surveys, studies, commentary and more
The Alliance for Lifetime Income is a nonprofit consumer education organization whose mission is to help Americans understand the need for protected lifetime income from an annuity when planning for retirement, so they don't outlive their money. They provide consumers and financial professionals with the educational resources, tools and insights they can use to include protected lifetime income in their retirement plans
The Medicare Plans Patient Resource Center supports the families and loved ones of older adults and people with disabilities. We’re dedicated to providing access to affordable health care through educational programs, interactive resources, and functional tools. Our team of experts helps current and future Medicare patients build their understanding of Medicare while navigating the complex system. With an active community of patients, experts, and health care providers, we support the elderly and disabled communities with community-based education and actionable solutions for Medicare to address your health care needs.
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