Category Archives: Fees

10 Sep

Fees: Not the What, but the How.

To be sure, fees are one of the most ubiquitous topics in the retirement plan industry today. Googling some variation of “401(k)” and “fees” yields anywhere from 700,000 to over 10 million hits.  How to allocate those fees, is not as common, but it is an important issue. There is no ERISA statute governing how

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26 May

Of Lawsuits and Share Classes

T. Rowe Price has become the latest target in a lawsuit accusation of self-dealing. A former employee has accused the Maryland based money manager of offering expensive, retail share classes to their 401(k) participant/employees when other, less expensive share classes existed. These higher cost funds caused participants to pay over $27 million more in fees

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