Resource and Job Center

Helpful Web Links and Resources:

 

International Society of Certified Employee Benefit Specialists:

www.iscebs.org

 

International Society of Certified Employee Benefit Specialists:  Chapter Resource Center

http://www.iscebs.org/Local/Pages/ChapterResourceCenter.aspx

 

International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans:

www.ifebp.org

 

International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans:  Career Center

http://www.iscebs.org/Local/Pages/ChapterResourceCenter.aspx


IFEBP Survey Just Released!

Employer Pulse Check: The Future of ACA 


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55 Wellness Initiatives for Your Workplace

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Rights: What Employers Need to Know

Well-Being Takes the Lead Over ROI in Workplace Wellness Measurement, Anne Killian
Surprise! Fiduciary Rule to Be Implemented as Planned, Adam Abelson
5 Free Perks Employees Will Love This Summer, Brenda Hofmann
Top 5 Reasons for 401(k) Loans, Jenny Lucey
Trusted Employee, Fraud Threat, Both?, Kathy Bergstrom
How to Target Young Workers in Your Financial Education Initiative, Brenda Hofmann
Absence Management Policies Get to the Heart of the Matter, Robbie Hartman
How to Find Success in Handling Global Benefits, Julie Stich

 

New Podcast!

A new Talking Benefits podcast episode is ready for your ears! This month, we are introducing a couple of new features you’ll enjoy—a “True Story” from our speakers (featuring great story teller, Pete Rosene, this time around) and a fan shout-out. 

 

 

Topics covered:
State-sponsored retirements savings programs

Paid sick leave and family leave laws

American Health Care Act (AHCA)

House v. Price—Cost sharing subsidies for insurers

Fiduciary Rule

Multiemployer Pension Reform Act (MPRA)

The Honey Badgers!

 

New Benefit Bit Video:
Workplace Wellness Programs, with David Blasewitz

Retirement 101
Interactive web portal for PARTICIPANTS
Easy-to-understand questions and answers describing defined benefit pensionand defined contribution retirement plans, saving for retirement, etc.

 

Social Security Administration: 
www.ssa.gov/

 

SHRM - Society for Human Resource Management is a nationwide organization providing HR information and education:
www.shrm.org

 

Internal Revenue Service (IRS) -  Access IRS publications and information for businesses and individuals:
www.irs.gov

 

Department of Labor (DOL)
www.dol.gov

 

DOL:  US Employee Benefits Security Administration   

www.dol.gov/ebsa/
 

 Unbiased information for Plan Sponsors, Investment Professionals, Small Business, and Plan Participants:
www.401khelpcenter.com

 

Defined contribution vendor surveys and top performing programs:
www.plansponsor.com

 

Critical intelligence for the defined contribution community:
www.dcnews.com

 

Strategic insight to retirement plan industry:
www.ebri.com

 

Profit Sharing Counsel of America (The profit sharing and 401(k) advocate):
www.psca.org