IBM's 401 (k) disability plan insures contributions

Anderson, Tom
February 2005
Employee Benefit News;2/1/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p43
Provides information on the 401(k) disability plan of International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. Reason why IBM included the disability insurance option in the plan; Offer made by IBM to its employees in December 2004; Definition of 401(k) plan.


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