Fulcrum Partners Executive Benefits Represented at BDO Alliance USA Conference

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PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FL — (April 30, 2019) Managing Directors Bruce Brownell and G. Scott Cahill are representing Fulcrum Partners executive benefits consultancy at this week’s 2019 BDO Alliance USA Conference. The three-day event, which commenced April 29, 2019, is being hosted at the Cosmopolitan Las Vegas. In attendance are BDO Alliance USA member firms, respected BDO USA and International …

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Do Your Company’s Highly Compensated Employees Provide Services to Your Foundation?

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As Winston & Strawn Attorney, Michael Melbinger, observes in the Executive Compensation Blog, many companies and their top executives are still crossing their fingers that revisions are forthcoming to IRS Notice 2019-09. But as time slips by, the potential problems that could be created for publicly traded and for-profit companies become increasingly more disconcerting. Read Mike’s commentary here, in entirety, …

Fulcrum Partners Managing Directors to Speak at AALU Annual Meeting

Fulcrum Partners Managing Directors to Speak at AALU Annual Meeting

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(PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FL April 23, 2019)— The Association for Advanced Life Underwriting (AALU), will hold its annual meeting April 28-30, 2019, in Washington, D.C. The conference, known as TRANSFORM 2019, is a time of connecting, learning and advocacy for financial professionals who provide life insurance and retirement planning solutions to individuals, families and businesses. Fulcrum Partners Managing Director Steve …

Happy Easter from Fulcrum Part

Easter Wishes from Fulcrum Partners

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Happy Easter. Happy Passover. From all of us at Fulcrum Partners   Advisory services offered through CapAcuity LLC and Valmark Advisers, Inc. SEC Registered Investment Advisors. Securities offered through Valmark Securities, Inc. Member FINRA, SIPC. Fulcrum Partners is a separate entity from Valmark Securities, Inc. and Valmark Advisers, Inc.

Third Party Plan Administrator

#ICYMI Evaluating the Third-Party Plan Administrator or Trustee

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#ICYMI (In Case You Missed It), Following the news of a major acquisition of retirement business last week, we are re-sharing our comments on: Assessing Your Plan Administrator and Your Nonqualified Deferred Comp Plan or Rabbi Trust Big Changes. Inevitable Questions Earlier this week, Principal Financial Group Inc. announced that it has entered into an agreement to buy Wells Fargo …

Good Reason Termination

Navigating the Issues of a Good Reason Termination

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We focus so much on attracting and retaining key talent here, on Deferred Compensation News and Updates, that we rarely talk about issues of termination. Last month, Michael Melbinger Partner Chicago, Winston & Strawn, addressed this issue in a two-part blog post that examines the facts of Barney v. Zimmer Biomet Holdings, a case involving an executive’s efforts to exit …

Assessing Your Plan Administrator and Your Nonqualified Deferred Comp Plan or Rabbi Trust

Assessing Your Plan Administrator and Your Nonqualified Deferred Comp Plan or Rabbi Trust

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Big Changes. Inevitable Questions Earlier this week, Principal Financial Group Inc. announced that it has entered into an agreement to buy Wells Fargo & Company’s retirement plan services unit for $1.2 billion. The acquisition covers all existing Wells Fargo Institutional Retirement and Trust (IRT) business. As of December 31, 2018, the respective Wells Fargo retirement businesses had $827 billion in …

Retirement Means Living the Life You Choose

Coach Harrick Will Tell You: Retirement Means Living Life on Your Own Terms

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For a man that loves the game of basketball, you might think that thirty-plus years of college coaching, taking Division I college teams to the NCAA tournament 16 times, and winning it all by leading UCLA to the National Championship in 1995 would be enough. You might think Coach Jim Harrick would look back on his many legendary accomplishments and …

AALU Doubles Membership Congrats from Fulcrum Partners

Congratulations AALU on Doubling Membership

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Earlier this month, the American Association of Life Underwriters (AALU) announced that by reaching a membership level of more than 4,000 entrepreneurial financial security professionals, the association has now doubled its membership. Many of the managing directors at Fulcrum Partners are members of AALU and we are proud to share AALU’s recent announcement. AALU Doubles Membership Washington, D.C. – AALU today announced …