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Looking for more insight on the Illinois Secure Choice program? Wondering if other companies have the same struggles as you? Starting to to figure out maybe the Illinois state-run retirement program isn't the best for you and your employees? Was your question not addressed in the FAQ section of the Illinois Secure Choice website? You've found the right place for answers to your questions. Read and learn more in our blog as we continue to educate and provide valuable information to help navigate the Illinois Secure Choice decision. 

 

Sunday, August 18, 2019

On August 9th, 2019 Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker approved a bill amending the Illinois Secure Choice Savings Program Act. According to the Illinois General Assembly website, here is an overview of the changes made, effective...

 

Thursday, August 15, 2019

The Illinois Secure Choice program offers four types of investment options: One money market fund, one bond index fund, one stock index fund, and one target date series. Is an investment lineup of only four options really the best way...

 

Friday, August 2, 2019

Illinois made a big splash with the Illinois Secure Choice program. The state is concerned with the lack of retirement savings. According to Investopedia, “An October 2017 Government Accountability Office (GAO) analysis found...

 

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

How do I get out of this?! Opting out of Illinois Secure Choice (ILSC) is one of the most popular questions we receive. If you already have a company sponsored retirement plan or are looking to start one before the November 1, 2019...

 

Friday, July 26, 2019

According to the Illinois Secure Choice website "Illinois Secure Choice is a simple and convenient retirement savings program for employers who do not already offer a plan." What's not to like about that? This blog