Tag: small employers

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We just released a report that explores the possibilities and limitations of Multiple Employer Plans (MEPs) to improve coverage in employer-sponsored retirement plans.  The lack of consistent coverage – a pressing concern for the nation’s retirement income security – is driven by small employers. A MEP is a retirement plan – generally a 401(k) –…

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The Pew Charitable Trusts recently reported that retirement assets in active auto-IRA programs have reached $1 billion.  Auto-IRAs, which began in 2017 when Oregon launched its OregonSaves program, now are up and running in six other states: Illinois Secure Choice (2018), CalSavers (2019), MyCT Savings (2022), Maryland Saves (2022), Colorado SecureSavings (2023) and RetirePath Virginia…