Francesca Federico Achieves CkP Designation

Francesca Federico, Co-Founder and Principal of Twelve Points Retirement Advisors, has been designated as a Certified 401(k) Professional by The Retirement Advisor University in collaboration with the UCLA Anderson School of Management Executive Education. Created to distinguish and elevate financial professionals who have demonstrated a deep knowledge and effective practice of corporate retirement plans, the C(k)P® […]

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The Benefits of Auto Enrollment and Auto Escalation

No, this blog post has nothing to do with cars. It’s about features that retirement plan sponsors can implement to help their employees prepare for retirement at limited, or no, cost to the company. Our most successful retirement plans have both auto enrollment and auto escalation. How do we measure success? The companies’ employees are […]

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What is one thing I should consider before deciding whether to offer 401(k) plans to my employees?

For many companies — especially startups — deciding whether to offer a retirement plan for employees is often the LAST thing on their to-do list. While many employers want to offer this important benefit as an incentive to recruit and retain great people at their company, they are daunted by the uncertainty of choosing a […]

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