Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Ten New Year’s Resolutions for a Retirement Plan Fiduciary

Strategic Benefit Services’ Ten New Year’s Resolutions for Plan Fiduciaries:


1) Keep all plan documents and related records.
Strategic Benefit Services recommends that you review the most recent version of your plan documents. Documents are often misplaced as human resource personnel change and computer systems are upgraded.

Complete a document checklist to make sure that all applicable documents are available and maintained. These include the Internal Revenue Service determination letter, plan amendments and notices, automatic enrollment notifications, and the summary annual report. Service agreements and vendor contracts should be