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What is Automatic Enrollment and How Does it Work?

DWC 09/17/19
Facts Our company sponsors a 401(k) plan, but very few of our participants are contributing.  We started the plan as an added benefit to help attract and retain employees, but we also truly want to encourage our employees to save for retirement.  I’ve heard a lot about something called automatic enrollment and how it can be a great tool to get ...
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Does Adding an Automatic Escalation Option Require a Plan Document Amendment?

DWC 08/22/17
Facts We have considered automatic enrollment for our 401(k) plan but have, thus far, decided not to implement it. However, for our employees that do sign up to defer, we would like to offer them a way to elect automatic deferral increases at set intervals throughout the year.
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