401(k) Plan Fees - OverviewThe basics of 401(k) fees. Who pays them and what services are involved?
How Service Providers Get Paid from Plan AssetsPlan expenses are often deducted from employee accounts. Find out how and why, and what to watch for.
Revenue Sharing and Invisible FeesYou might not write a check, but somebody still pays for variety of services. Learn how fees may be split and how to identify invisible fees.
401(k) Account FeesDetails on the types of fee charged to 401(k) accounts. These are fees paid by employees or “participants.”
Finding 401(k) FeesWhere to find information on your plan’s fees. What do various disclosures and reports tell you?
Employer Fee Disclosure - 408(b)(2)Employers are required to understand their plan’s fees. Why is it so difficult and what information is provided to them?
Employee Fee Disclosure - 404(a)(5)Participants in retirement plans should know how much they pay. How do they find out, and what are some problems that may arise?
401(k) Plan AdvisorsWhat does a financial advisor do for a 401(k) plan? How are they paid?
401(k) Plan AdministratorsPlan administration and Third Party Administrators (TPAs) are necessary for keeping the plan in compliance.
401(k) Plan RecordeepingRecordkeepers track assets in the plan and provide other services to participants.
Bundled 401(k) PlansWhat are the pros and cons of using a bundled plan, and how do the costs differ?
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