Will cash balance plans survive?

Salisbury, Dallas L.
April 2004
Employee Benefit News;4/15/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p48
Provides information on defined benefit plans for U.S. employees. Controversy over the conversion from the traditional final pay defined benefit plan to an individual account cash balance plan; Goal of the Coalition to Preserve the Defined Benefit System; Challenges faced regarding substantial regulatory uncertainty; Implications of defined benefit plans for individuals with low to moderate incomes and little free cash for savings.


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