Generational Workforce

Generational Workforce Challenges, No You’re Not Imagining Them

Fulcrum Partners Leadership

Fulcrum Partners is pleased to share this article from Donna Bernardi Paul, managing director of BDO’s Business Services & Outsourcing practice. How to Address Generational Workforce Challenges By Donna Bernardi Paul Are differences in work and communication styles in the workplace among the different generations the cause of leadership or supervisory challenges—or is it something else? There have been a plethora …

Fiduciary Excellence Fulcrum Partners

Congratulations SRP, Awarded Fiduciary Excellence Certification

Fulcrum Partners Leadership

Strategic Retirement Partners has been honored with a Certification of Fiduciary Excellence. The award, presented by the Centre for Fiduciary Excellence (CEFEX), honors demonstrated adherence to fiduciary best practices. As part of the award process, Strategic Retirement Partners was subject to a rigorous, multi-month audit and certification protocol, guided by the “Prudent Practices® for Investment Advisors”, an industry-recognized handbook that …

Leadership Lesson

#ICYMI Leadership Lessons from College Hoops

Fulcrum Partners Leadership

Planning a weekend of college basketball? We’re reposting an “In Case You Missed It #ICYMI” story that appeared last week on Deferred Compensation News. Thank you Monte Harrick, Managing Director Fulcrum Partners and son of legendary Jim Harrick, for sharing this memory… It’s March…let the Madness Begin! Well, it’s March…and that only means one thing in my household…it’s March Madness. One …

Hardship Withdrawal Rules

Further Insights on the Revised Rules for Retirement Plan Hardship Withdrawals

Fulcrum Partners Deferred Compensation News

Following up our March 12, 2019, blog “Important Changes in the Rules for Hardship Withdrawals from 403(b) Retirement Plans”, we’re sharing these additional insights from Strategic Retirement Partners: Hardship Withdrawals – IRS Issues Proposed Regulation Reflecting Statutory Changes This past November, the IRS issued proposed regulations to effectuate changes made for hardship withdrawals in the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018. …

Hardship Withdrawal 403b Retirement Plans

Important Changes in the Rules for Hardship Withdrawals from 403(b) Retirement Plans

Fulcrum Partners Deferred Compensation News

Effective January 1, 2019, the rules for hardship withdrawals from many types of retirement plans changed. The changes, which come as a result of revisions to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 and, more specifically, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, generally make it easier for plan participants to withdraw funds from their 401(k) or 403(b) plans, in …

SALT State and Local Taxes How Nonqualified Plans Can Help Protect Retirement Income

SALT State and Local Taxes: How Nonqualified Plans Can Help Protect Retirement Income

Fulcrum Partners Deferred Compensation News, Executive Benefits News

The tax overhaul signed into law in December 2017 (Tax Cuts and Jobs Act) set a $10,000 cap on state and local tax (SALT) deductions that can be taken from US federal income taxes. High-income earners who live in areas where state and local taxes are steep, such as California, New Jersey, New York and many other venues, are getting …

A Lesson in Leadership Fulcrum Partners

A Lesson in Leadership

Fulcrum Partners Leadership

Sharing this timely leadership story from Fulcrum Partners Managing Director, Monte Harrick. It’s March…let the Madness Begin! Well, it’s March…and that only means one thing in my household…it’s March Madness. One of the most iconic moments in NCAA Basketball Tournament history was in 1995 when Tyus Edney of UCLA sprinted full court thru the Missouri defense in 4.8 seconds to win …