Employer Bulletin: Your plan administration resource

Plan administration highlights

Plan administration highlights

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Get more from your Plan Sponsor Resource Center
Access our recently refreshed Plan Sponsor Resource Center for a broad scope of online administrative support to help you with day-to-day tasks and to strategize, plan, and meet long-term goals. The center is updated often to keep you informed with surveys, briefs, industry research, plan sponsor events and webinars, and important initiatives and updates.

Visit the center at www.icmarc.org/plansponsorresourcecenter, and it’s now also accessible through EZLink.

Mark your calendar

Mark your calendar

Aug. 4-11

National Association of State Retirement Administrators (NASRA) 2021 Annual Conference
This conference features leaders in the fields of retirement plan investment and administration covering a variety of subjects, including investment management, world events applicable to the pension industry, the economy, human resources, trends, and more. Visit NASRA’s website.

Aug. 18

CFP® webinar: Will you need long-term care?
1 p.m. Eastern time
According to the federal government, a majority of people over age 65 will need some type of long-term care, with a significant number of people needing care in a nursing home. Learn about steps you can take to plan for this expense. Register here.

Aug. 24

CFP® webinar: Are you thinking about investing in a Roth IRA?
4 p.m. Eastern time
Roth IRAs have become popular retirement savings vehicles because if certain conditions are satisfied, distributions from Roth IRAs are completely free from federal income taxes. Is a Roth IRA right for you? The answer is complicated and depends on your particular situation, including whether you believe you’ll be in a higher tax bracket in the future. Register here.

Sept. 6

Labor Day
MissionSquare Retirement and the New York Stock Exchange are closed. No transactions, financial or non-financial, will occur on this day. See details.*

Sept. 7

CFP® webinar: 10-Question retiree guide
1 p.m. Eastern time
Transitioning into and through retirement can be rewarding and challenging. Having a plan is important. We’ll focus on 10 key questions you should ask, from saving, to Social Security and Medicare, and managing your investments, withdrawals, and taxes. Register here.

Sept. 9-10

Local Government Hispanic Network (LGHN) Biennial Conference
From sessions about the New Abnormal to Diversity, Inclusion and Community Connections, keynotes and panelists will share their experiences and offer tools for providing services as well as skills to navigate the road ahead. Register here.

Sept. 12-14

National Association of Plan Advisors (NAPA) 401(k) Summit
This is the nation’s largest and most prestigious conference for retirement plan advisors, and the only industry convention that delivers actionable, unbiased content designed by advisors, for advisors. Register here.

Sept. 13-16

National Association of Government Defined Contribution Administrators (NAGDCA) Annual Conference
MissionSquare is proud to be a Premier Sponsor of this virtual event. Get cutting-edge resources, tools, and networking opportunities for plan sponsors and service providers of government-sponsored defined contribution retirement plans. Visit NAGDCA’s website.

Sept. 14

CFP® webinar: Are you saving enough for your child's college education?
4 p.m. Eastern time
There's no denying the benefits of a college education, especially the ability to compete in today's competitive job market. But every year, college costs increase, often at twice the rate of general inflation. That's why it's so important to start saving now. Register here.

Sept. 23

CFP® webinar: 10-Question retiree guide
3 p.m. Eastern time
Transitioning into and through retirement can be rewarding and challenging. Having a plan is important. We’ll focus on 10 key questions you should ask, from saving, to Social Security and Medicare, and managing your investments, withdrawals, and taxes. Register here.

Oct. 3-6

International City/County Management Association (ICMA) 2021 Annual Conference: Let’s Restart & Begin to Reimagine
In-person and virtual event by the leading organization of local government professionals dedicated to creating and sustaining thriving communities throughout the world. Visit ICMA’s website.