Compliance Question of the Week: 12-27-11

Do we have to pay dividends on dormant or inactive accounts?

Impact of Fed Plan to Purchase Treasury Bonds on Defined Benefit Plans

The plan to buy more Treasury bonds announced by the Federal Reserve on November 3 could increase pressure on credit union’s defined benefits plan in the form of lower funding ratios, larger pension expense.

How Retirement Plan Funds are Protected from an Unpredictable Economy

Learn what’s behind the numbers on your pension or 401(k) statement and take a look at what safeguards are in place to protect your benefits against negative economic conditions.