Investment Choice Fees

There are two types of fees that may be charged to your retirement plan that are different from administrative fees.  These fees are usually in connection with investment choices that are made available to participants. One type of fee is known as the sales charges.  You may also hear these sales charges referred to as …

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401(K) Expenses

Have you ever wondered how much in fees is being deducted from your 401k account? There are several types of fees that can be deducted from your 401(k) account including the following: Loan processing fees – a one time fee deducted for borrowing money from your account. Loan maintenance fees – a periodic fee charged for …

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401(k) Plan Fees: Various Types and Who Pays

Are you considered a Fiduciary for your Company’s 401(k) plan?  Are you a participant in your Company’s 401(k) plan and looking to get answers on what the different fees are that you are paying to be a participant?  If you answered yes to either of these questions, read on for explanations on a variety of …

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Independent Contractors – Who Should Be Reported on Form 990?

Part 7, Section B of the Form 990 asks you to list the organization’s five highest compensated independent contractors.  It sounds simple enough, but here are some questions that might come up: What do they mean exactly by independent contractors? Independent contractors provide SERVICES, not merchandise or goods. Would this only include those that the …

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