TITLE

They Want Their 401(k)s

AUTHOR(S)
Cleaver, Joanne
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Workforce (10928332);Dec2000, Vol. 79 Issue 12, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the growing number of people in the United States (U.S.) who thrive on the responsibility of self-directing their 401(k) retirement savings assets. Impact of 401(k) on employee recruiting; Effect of the 401(k) popularity on pension plans; Number of people in the U.S. who participate in 401(k) plans; Factors driving the popularity of self-directed 401(k) plans. INSET: Your Next Challenge.
ACCESSION #
3846895

 

Related Articles

  • More money might flow in the next year.  // Pensions & Investments;07/12/99, Vol. 27 Issue 14, p37 

    Reports that employees may be able to increase their contributions to 401(k) and 403(b) retirement plans in the United States in the year 2000.

  • 401(k) providers wooing small-business owners. Weaver, Peter // Nation's Business;Feb95, Vol. 83 Issue 2, p64 

    Suggests that companies must be careful in choosing a plan by observing services provided and fees charged as competition in the small-business 401(k) market intensifies. Growth in new-plan formation in the small-business field; Computer technology as driving down administrative costs to a...

  • Auditing 401(k)s With CAATs.  // Internal Auditor;Oct2001, Vol. 58 Issue 5, p27 

    Discusses the process of auditing an employee retirement savings plan (401(k)). Role of 401(k) on the success of a firm; Advantages offered by 401(k) to its participants; Contribution limits to 401(k); Plan specifications.

  • Fidelity quizzes 403(b), 457 participants. Jacobius, Arleen // Pensions & Investments;7/24/2000, Vol. 28 Issue 15, p42 

    Cites a survey showing that nearly half of participants in 403(b) and 457 plans have at least $100,000 in their plan accounts. Description of 403(b) and 457 plans; Comparison of the funds' participation rates with 401(k) plans.

  • Florida seeks terror-free option for 401(a) plan. Burr, Barry B. // Pensions & Investments;3/22/2010, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p8 

    The article reports that the Florida State Board of Administration, Tallahassee, has renewed its commitment to find a manager to run a terror-free international equity fund as an investment choice for its 401(a) plan.

  • OUTSIDE EDGE. Laws, Graeme // Money Marketing;7/10/2003, p24 

    Asserts that employer-sponsored pension schemes in Great Britain work best when the employer matches the employee's contribution. Government's difficulties in introducing such schemes; Factors blamed for the lack of public enthusiasm; Lessons from the implementation of 401(k) plans in the...

  • GIMME A 'K'!  // Entrepreneur;Feb2003, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p47 

    Reports on the development of 401(k) retirement plans for entrepreneurs. Improvements on simplified employee pension plans; Share of their income entrepreneurs can contribute to such plans; Drawbacks of such plans.

  • Educated 401(k) participants keep cool under market fire. Tautin, Mary // Global Finance;May2001, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p68 

    Focuses on the attitudes of 401(k) pension plan participants in the United States during the economic slowdown. Total amount of net withdrawals from stock funds in February 2001; Reason for the calmness of 401(k) participants; Overview of commonly used educational tools in the plan.

  • Employees get access to invest 401(k) in open market.  // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);05/18/2001, Vol. 48 Issue 20, p4B 

    Reports on the rising number of companies that are providing their employees with the option of investing 401(k) money in thousands of mutual funds and individual securities rather than the typical, slim menu of mutual funds. Impact of the Internet on the financial services industry; Benefits...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics