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Welcome to the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans. We provide objective education, research and information to the employee benefits community. Over 31,500 members rely on the Foundation to provide comprehensive health care, pension, fiduciary responsibility, investment, retirement security and other benefits education.

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Access live and recorded webcasts on a variety of timely industry topics. Webcasts are free, making registration a breeze and your education a hassle-free experience.


Your Daily Dose of Benefit News

Today's Headlines is the most urgent, need-to-know benefit news culled from thousands of sources, delivered to your inbox each business day.


Instant Information on Over 100 topics

Need more material to fill in the gaps? Select from over 100 common industry topics using InfoQuick—then watch as needed info is delivered instantly to your inbox.

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Foundation Members have access to just-in-time quality education. The products and services below are available for members, offered in a variety of formats.


Webcasts—Strategies from leading experts in the industry in a library of live and recorded webcasts.

Benefit BitsShort videos offering key takeaways on a wide range of topics. In Minutes you'll get a condensed taste of the Foundation's best programming.


Talking Benefits—Monthly podcast featuring a quick news update and then a deeper dive into a trending benefits topic.


Benefits Magazine—Award-winning bi-monthly publication featuring insights from benefits pros.

Plans and Trusts Magazine—Award-winning bi-monthly publication featuring insights from pensions and benefits pros.

Survey ResultsDifficult-to-find details and benchmarking data help employers address the challenging benefits environment.

Word on Benefits—Blog featuring quick, timely reads on benefit trends.


Got a Benefits Question?—Ask a benefits expert! The team researches member questions and provides customized information on any employee benefits topic.

Foundation CommunityA platform for members to interact with each other by sharing ideas and best practices


Today's Headlines—Daily e-mail containing top benefits news stories expertly selected just for our members.

Legislative Tracker and Regulatory UpdatesStay on top of news out of Washington impacting the employee benefits landscape.

Canadian Legislative ScorecardFederal legislation updates on budget, benefits, employment insurance, labour, health and pensions; provincial/territorial legislation resources.

Sample DocumentsView sample policies, forms, checklists and other documents that have been shared by members.

InfoQuickA self-service tool for members to find benefits information in a flash.

Extra Perks

Job Posting—Members can post jobs at a discounted rate.

Discounts—Members receive discounts on registration fees for hundreds of conferences and e-learning courses, in addition to saving 25% on books published by the Foundation.

The International Foundation has provided me with exceptional guidance throughout my career. When seeking information on a hot benefits topic, the Foundation is always first in line as my resource of choice.

Lesa Votovich
Cowden Associates Inc.

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