Employer Bulletin: Your Plan Administration Resource

Coming Soon: ICMA-RC’s Enhanced Mobile App

Coming Soon: ICMA-RC’s Enhanced Mobile App

ICMA-RC has added new and enhanced features to its mobile app with a focus on improving users’ experience and making it even easier for your participants to manage their accounts on the go.
Plan Administration Highlights

Plan Administration Highlights

Below are quick tips and reminders to help with plan administration within EZLink.

New Location for Plan Statements — For quick and easy access to your plan(s) statements, go to the task bar at the top of your EZLink landing page and hover over the Plan tab. By hovering over the Plan tab, you will reveal the various plan resources. Next, hover over My 457/401 or RHS account, locate Plan Statements and click the bolded topic to retrieve the data.

Dashboard Tab — You can use this tab on your plan's landing page to easily find links to frequently accessed information such as enrollment, contributions, events and seminars, and messages. To get started, simply hover over a bolded subject title, select your area of interest, and click the bolded topic to review the data.

ICMA-RC to Launch Alexa Capabilities for Account Access
Coming Soon:

ICMA-RC to Launch Alexa Capabilities for Account Access

ICMA-RC will soon launch Amazon Alexa for Account Access, making the innovative voice activation technology available to your participants and advancing the organization's digital capabilities to provide best-in-class services and solutions through convenient channels.
Phased Rollout Begins for ICMA-RC’s Plan Health Monitor

Phased Rollout Begins for ICMA-RC’s Plan Health Monitor

ICMA-RC’s latest online tool for fiduciaries, the Plan Health Monitor, provides an easy way for you to assess the overall health of your ICMA-RC retirement 457, 401, and 403(b) plans, and identifies opportunities for improvement.
Retirement Legislation Watch
Washington Perspective:

Retirement Legislation Watch

In December 2018, Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Ben Cardin (D-MD) introduced the bi-partisan Retirement Security and Savings Act. With the seating of a new (116th) Congress in January, this bill would need to be re-introduced to be further considered by Congress.
Mark Your Calendar

Mark Your Calendar

Plan ahead for the events and holidays listed below. Please visit the website of the sponsoring organizations for details and up-to-date information on the events. Click here for a printable PDF of events occurring in 2019.

April 3 - 7, 2019

National Forum for Black Public Administrators (NFBPA)
NFBPA Forum 2019
Orlando, FL

April 7 - 11, 2019

National Public Employer Labor Relations Association (NPELRA)
National PELRA Annual Training Conference
Scottsdale, AZ

April 19, 2019

Good Friday
ICMA-RC and the New York Stock Exchange are closed. No transactions, financial or non-financial, will occur on this day. See details.*

May 5 - 11, 2019

Public Service Recognition Week
This is an annual effort to honor those who serve our nation as government employees. Visit www.publicservicerecognitionweek.org for details.

May 13 - 19, 2019

National Police Week
During this week, tens of thousands of law enforcement officers from around the world will converge on Washington, D.C., to participate in planned events, honoring those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice. Visit www.policeweek.org for details.
Washington, D.C.

May 19 - 22, 2019

Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA)
113th Annual Conference
Los Angeles, CA

May 27, 2019

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

June 4 - 5, 2019

The SPARK Institute, Inc., (SPARK Institute)
SPARK National Conference
Fairfax, VA