TITLE

Simplicity is the theme for retirement plan statements

AUTHOR(S)
Sweeney, Kevin
PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Nov2003, Vol. 17 Issue 14, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at the trends in the preparation of retirement plan statements for plan participants in the U.S., as of November 1, 2003. Providers who redesigned their paper statements in order to please participants; Remarks from business executive Diane Bogdan on the attitude of participants toward plan statements; Characteristics of a good retirement plan statement.
ACCESSION #
11160885

 

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