ASPPA launches grass-roots Save My 401k campaign

December 2012
Pensions & Investments;12/10/2012, Vol. 40 Issue 25, p8
The article looks at a public lobbying effort by the American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries professional association called "Save My 401k," which encourages people to contact U.S. politicians and urge them to avoid hurting pension plans in any tax legislation.


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