On-line Resources

Prime Rate of Interest The Prime Rate of interest, including historical rates.

FreeERISA FreeERISA.com provides free access to all form 5500s filed with the Department of Labor over the past two years, which include data on retirement, health, life, and other benefits plans from more than 1 million U.S. companies.

EBRI The mission of the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) is to contribute to, to encourage, and to enhance the development of sound employee benefit programs and sound public policy through objective research and education.

Fi360 Fi360 offers investment fiduciary education, practice management tools, and resources that are essential for fiduciaries and those who provide services to fiduciaries to effectively and successfully manage their roles and responsibilities.

ASPPA The American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries (ASPPA) is a national organization of more than 6,500 retirement plan and benefits professionals that serves as the educator, voice, and advocate for the employer-based retirement system.

CFDD The Center for Due Diligence (CFDD) is an independent information and strategic services firm serving retirement plan advisors. Formerly a provider of 401(k) program competitive analysis, the CFDD is now focused on providing unbiased resources, industry conferences and ERISA Advisor Evaluation services.

ICI The Investment Company Institute is the national association of U.S. investment companies, including mutual funds, closed-end funds, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and unit investment trusts (UITs).

IMCA The Investment Management Consultants Association (IMCA) delivers investment consulting and wealth management credentials and educational offerings—membership, conferences, research, and publications.

Plan Sponsor Plan Sponsor Magazine is a leading online resource providing coverage of the US pension industry to plan sponsors and advisors who work with them.

Plan Adviser PlanAdviser.com is a leading online resource for advisers and consultants in the retirement plan space looking for practical information on the administration of retirement plans as well as features on practice management and business growth.

Retirement Solutions, LLC Retirement Solutions LLC is an advocacy and educational organization dedicated to the retirement adequacy of 401(k) participants. RS President and founder Jane White offered recommended contribution rates based on participant starting ages to the US Department of Labor’s ERISA Advisory Council in the fall of 2007. In conjunction with 401khelpcenter.com, Retirement Solutions produces “It’s Your Money” 401(k) information sheets that help participants make wise decisions about saving and investing