Benefits Magazine


Benefits Magazine is a monthly magazine that covers benefit issues affecting multiemployer, single employer and public employee plan representatives. Health care, retirement, financial literacy and other related topics are addressed. The magazine includes cases studies and profiles of those shaping the industry, as well as Legal & Legislative Reporter.

Benefits Magazine is free to International Foundation members. The digital version is available to both International Foundation and ISCEBS members. Join today! In addition, subscriptions are available.

All links below are to members-only content. 

May 2020

Articles include:
  • The Families First Coronavirus Response Act: Impact on Employers and Plan Sponsors
  • COVID-19: Emerging Collection Issues for Multiemployer Plans
  • Structuring Student Loan Repayment Benefit Programs
  • Amplifying Benefit Communications With Data Analytics
  • Culture and Gender Issues in Retirement Savings
  • Using Benefits Automation to Improve the Employee Experience
  • Legal & Legislative Reporter

    Printable Issue [PDF]

April 2020

Articles include:
  • Finding the Right Tool for the Job: Helping Employees With Retirement Planning
  • Managing DC Plan Loans
  • Roth Trends Revisited: Divergence Between Sponsors and Participants
  • Infrastructure Ten Years On: What Have We Learned?
  • The Resurgence of Health Care Coalitions
  • Transforming the Employee Benefits Landscape With Digital Health
  • Legal & Legislative Reporter

    Printable Issue [PDF]

March 2020

Articles include:
  • NADAC Pricing: A New Tool for Prescription Drug Cost Management
  • In Pursuit of Inclusivity: Working With Apprentices With Disabilities
  • Combating Opioid Abuse in the Workplace
  • Utilization Management and Vision Care: Moving Outside the Routine
  • Simple Steps for Powerful Trustee Communications
  • Special Feature: Retire Early or Late
  • Legal & Legislative Reporter

    Printable Issue [PDF]

February 2020

Articles include:
  • Cryptoassets: A Viable Asset for Pension Funds?
  • SRI Investments in 401(k) Plans: High Demand, Low Supply
  • COBRA Administration: Ten Common Mistakes to Avoid
  • Engaging and Monitoring Health Plan TPAs: Understanding Your Fiduciary Obligations
  • Artificial Intelligence in Employee Benefits
  • Legal & Legislative Reporter

    Printable Issue [PDF]

January 2020

Articles include:
  • Global Juggling Act: Managing Employee Benefits for Smaller Foreign Subsidiaries
  • The Key to Trust: Social Engineering Fraud and Modern Threat Detection
  • State-by-State Individual Mandate Reporting Compliance: A Cautionary Tale
  • 2020 Vision for Health Care Plan Compliance: What to Expect This Year
  • Preventing Violence and Mitigating Stress in the Workplace
  • Legal & Legislative Reporter

    Printable Issue [PDF]

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