Senior Consultant Wesley Yoder discusses the rules and challenges that plan sponsors face when introducing and managing existing retiree health and welfare plans.Click here for the article featured in Benefits Magazine.
Paul Graf has been appointed to serve as a member of the Multiemployer Plans Committee of the American Academy of Actuaries. This committee’s mission is to bring actuarial profession expertise regarding multiemployer pension plans to the public and the United States. Appointment to this important committee is a testament to Paul’s expertise and commitment to our multiemployer pension plan clients.
Exactly one year after the Republican’s proposal to the now defunct Joint Select Committee for Multiemployer Pension Plans, Senator’s Grassley (R-Iowa) and Alexander (R-Tennessee) have prepared a revised proposal entitled “Multiemployer Pension Recapitalization and Reform Plan” in an effort to stabilize the multiemployer pension system.
Click here for a high-level summary of key provisions from the proposed legislation.
Rael & Letson was a Platinum sponsor at the 2019 IFEBP Annual Employee Benefits Conference in San Diego, October 20th – 23rd. . Continue reading “IFEBP Conference”
Rael & Letson consultants have been active with various projects focusing on Retirement topics. Below are three examples:
1. Variable Defined Benefit (“DB”) Plan Start-up
2. Growing the Active Population
3. Public Plan Valuation Audit
Our Health and Welfare clients undergo many challenges in search of ways to deal with increasing healthcare costs, regulatory compliance, and a demand for more robust data to make better informed decisions. Below are examples of how Rael & Letson consultants have responded to those challenges:
1. Prescription Benefit Management