ASPPA Webcast: Comparing Different Types of Automatic Enrollment

Available until January 25, 2019

Speaker: Kristen Donovan, QKA, CPFA, Retirement Solutions Manager, BAM Advisor Services, Inc.

Experience Level for Attendees: Basic

IRS Program Number: CZTXU-Q-00815-17-O

Webcast Outline


Auto-enrollment has become a game changer for improving retirement plan participation. Join Kristen Donovan as she compares and contrasts the different types of auto-enrollment, highlighting the opportunities, trends and best practices along the way.

Key Takeaways:
1. Identify plans that would benefit from auto-enrollment
2. Compare and contrast the different types of auto-enrollment
3. Avoid pitfalls with smart design
4. Consider related important features like auto-escalation and default investments

Registration Deadlines: 
On-Demand: 1/25/2019

CE Credit: 1 ARA, 1 ERPA, 1 JBEA Noncore

About the Speaker

Kristen Donovan has enjoyed a robust career in the retirement industry for more than 23 years. With a background in recordkeeping, third-party administration and client relationship management, she found the next natural step to become a retirement adviser. In this capacity, Kristen discovered her love for educating participants and plan sponsors. After serving in this capacity for many years, she transitioned to coaching other investment advisers. As the retirement solutions manager for BAM Advisor Services, Kristen supports investment advisers in all aspects of the retirement plan space. She assists as firms develop new business and as they service existing plans. She is a credentialed member of ASPPA and holds the Qualified 401(k) Administrator (QKA) and Certified Plan Fiduciary Advisor (CPFA) designations.

Individual Viewer Additional Viewers 
ASPPA Member: $57.50 ASPPA Member: $22.50
Non-Member: $95 Non-Member: $35


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