ARPA Includes Key Funding Relief Provisions

Nate WuthrichBlog, Retirement

Last week saw the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) signed into law. In addition to providing additional COVID-related stimulus through direct payments and extended unemployment benefits, the law has funding relief provisions for single-employer pension plans. The law most notably impacts two areas: Shortfall AmortizationsThe period for shortfall amortizations is permanently extended from 7 to 15 years, effective … Read More

Foster & Foster Completes Acquisitions of Pennsylvania-Based Beyer Barber Company and Michigan-Based Rodwan Consulting Company

Nate WuthrichBlog

Deal Continues to Expand Foster & Foster’s National Footprint FORT MYERS, Fla. (Jan. 13, 2021) — Foster & Foster Consulting Actuaries, Inc. a premier actuarial and health and welfare plan consulting firm based in Fort Myers, Florida, which represents nearly 1,000 public pension and health and welfare plans in the United States, announced today that it has completed its acquisitions … Read More

Integral Episode 2: State of the Union 2021: Health Benefits Compliance

Nate WuthrichBlog, Podcasts

Join host Travis Smith and special guest, Nikki Chriesman-Green, as they discuss the State of Union for employer-sponsored health and welfare plans and provide a preview of 2021 Hot Topics in the employee benefits arena. This episode was recorded on December 22, 2020. Reach out to Travis Smith and Nikki Chriesman-Green directly: Travis Smith:Phone: (630) 620-0200Email: [email protected] Nikki Chriesman-Green:Phone: (630) … Read More