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401(k) Real Talk Episode 7: March 9, 2022

Open, honest and candid discussions about the latest news in the RPA industry.


Welcome to this week’s edition of 401(k) Real Talk, where Fred Barstein, contributing editor for's RPA Edge, reviews all of last week’s industry news and selects the five most important/interesting stories. 

Stories covered in this week’s edition of 401(k) Real Talk:

  1. Leading pooled plan record keeper buys Tag
  2. Job growth continues to break records in February
  3. Loan insurance could have boosted DC assets by $2 trillion
  4. Future focus of 401(k) litigation
  5. Insights from institutional DC plan sponsors

Other interesting news:

  1. Annuities help to calm DC participants in volatile markets
  2. Top 5 fintech stories from last month
  3. High administrative fees plague small DC plans
  4. Fidelity tools helps employers pick benefits
  5. Hub acquires $8.3 billion RIA

Watch past episodes of 401(k) Real Talk

Fred Barstein is founder and CEO of TRAU, TPSU and 401kTV.

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