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Fiduciary Rule

The DOL Fiduciary Rule Put on Hold

What the New Department of Labor (DOL) Fiduciary Rule Means to You

By: Tim Hayes Financial Advisor - posted in: Employers - Last updated Jan 15, 2019

The Fiduciary Rule applies mostly to private sector retirement plans, such as 401(k)s, SEPs, SIMPLEs, and 403(b) plans that fall under ERISA. The administration believes the rule is needed because conflicts of interest are causing 401(k) participants and IRA owners to pay higher fees, resulting in smaller account balances.

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Retirement Plan Sponsors the DOL Makes Plan’s More Transparent

The 2015 Fiduciary Proposal: A Retirement Ruckus

By: Tim Hayes Financial Advisor - posted in: Financial & Retirement Planning - Last updated Jan 15, 2019

A dispute is embroiling the financial services industry. On one side are the broker-dealers and the Chamber of Commerce. On the other are President Obama and various consumer groups. If the government wins, it will affect 401(k) plans, as well as Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs)..

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