Events

Are Health Savings Accounts the Key to Employees' Retirement?

Katie Garner

Katie Garner

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Employer retirement plans of all kinds, including 401(k)s, have increasingly become seen as the holy grail in the world of retirement benefits. If employers offer a retirement plan (especially if there's a match), then employees will save, and they will be able to happily retire when they want...or at least that's the intent. Overall, while there are many reasons that Americans struggle with saving enough for retirement, even if they have access to a plan through work, there is another benefit that can provide an extra boost from employers: Health Savings Accounts

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5 Reasons Not to Miss our Employee Benefits Symposium

Katie Garner

Katie Garner

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Every year we host our signature event, The Employee Benefits Symposium, in order to bring together HR & Benefits professionals from the DC region for a day of networking, education and training. If you've never attended one of our Symposiums, our goal is to make sure everyone in attendance goes back to the office with knowledge they can use to enhance their organization's benefits and employees' experiences. We fill the agenda with engaging presentations on top trending topics (not just retirement plans) given by speakers at the top of their fields and encourage open discussion and questions. In summary, it's not your average human resources conference. 

Still not convinced? Check out this list of the Top 5 Reasons to Attend our Employee Benefits Symposium this year on Wednesday, May 24th and find out if it's right for you: 

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Not Your Average Financial Advisor

Katie Garner

Katie Garner

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 Last week, I had the privilege of attending the annual Financial Bloggers Conference in Charlotte, NC, better known as FinCon. For those of you who don't know about the conference, it's a unique event, bridging creativity and finance. While these two areas are not typically associated together, at FinCon, this is the norm. 

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Retirement & Benefits Trends: EBN Expo & NAPA DC Fly-In Forum

Katie Garner

Katie Garner

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This time of year not only brings a new season, but also plenty of opportunities for us to get the latest about employer-sponsored retirement plans, employee benefits and much more. To stay current on industry trends and hot topics, two of our advisors, Alex Assaley and Daniel Haverkos recently attended two conferences: The Employee Benefit News Forum & Expo and the National Association of Plan Advisers DC Fly-In Forum. Both of these events offered up valuable information on all aspects of retirement plans and employee benefits: wearable health technology, tax reform, corporate wellness, new proposed rules on the fiduciary definition and much more.

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