401 (k) plan participation, deferral rates drop

Gunsauley, Craig
January 2004
Employee Benefit News;Jan2004, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p34
Deals with the decline in the 401(k) plan participation rates among employees under age 35 in 2002, according to a report from the National Defined Contribution Council prepared by Spectrem Group. Contributing factors to the trend; Comments from Ann Mahrdt of the Spectrem Group in Chicago; Observation of David Wray of the Profit Sharing/401(k) Council of America in Chicago on most of the 401(k) plan dropouts.


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