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Inside ASPPA covers ASPPA activities, including events and webcasts. You will also find public-facing communications from ASPPA leadership, and reports of professional activities of ASPPA members, along with information pertaining specifically to actuaries and other members of ACOPA.
Here you’ll find a chronological archive of posts sent to ACOPA members in the ACOPA Monthly newsletter, which launched in August 2015.
Sales and Marketing covers the various ways that retirement plan professionals find new business, including prospecting, marketing, branding, cross selling, strategic partnerships and social media.
Practice Management covers the ways that ASPPA members can build, grow and manage their businesses. It includes practical topics like business systems, fees and client services, as well as professional development and growth strategies. Also covered are overall industry trends, ethics and compliance, as well service provider partners.
- Business Metrics
- Business Owners
- Church Plans
- Client Services
- Human Resource Management
- Industry Trends and Research
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Products and Solutions
- Succession Planning
Technical Resources covers the nuts and bolts of the retirement plan market, focusing on IRS and DOL regulations, ERISA litigation, fiduciary governance and more.
- 401(k) Education
- Defined Contribution Plans
- Fiduciary Governance
- Multiple Employer Plans
- Public Employee Pension Systems
- Regulatory Compliance
- Retirement Income
- Social Security
Advocacy stories cover the latest developments in Washington and in state capitals across the country, along with comments and analysis from ASPPA's Government Affairs department.
Education and Career Development covers news about ASPPA professional development programs, including certification, practice exams, webcasts, conferences and continuing education.