One company’s innovative idea to help its employees cope with the problem of high student loan debt has received the go-ahead from the IRS in a private-ruling letter that federal officials recently made public. The IRS is allowing the employer to amend its 401(k) plan to allow the company to contribute to the retirement accounts […]
A recent Manta survey found one-third of small business owners lack a personal retirement plan. The reasons they give for failing to plan vary. Some say they don’t make enough money to save for retirement (37 percent) or have used up their retirement savings to invest in their businesses (21 percent). Another 18 percent say […]
How do 401(k)s work? Where should I invest? What is employer matching? For many people, retirement planning looks like a maze. Signing up for a plan can be complicated and you might feel uncertain about where your money is going. Constance Brinkley-Badgett from Credit.com answers some of the most common questions about 401(k)s. Learn what […]
Calling the recently enacted tax cuts a game-changer for the state’s economy and retirees, New Jersey Business & Industry President & CEO Michele Siekerka on Wednesday joined business groups, AARP, and legislators for a roundtable forum highlighting the positive impact that the new laws will have on New Jersey’s economy and senior citizens’ financial ability […]
Governor Chris Christie signed legislation late Friday approving comprehensive tax reform and reauthorization of the Transportation Trust Fund.