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Your guide to all International Foundation membership benefits

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Watch

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.

Read

Benefits Magazine—Award-winning monthly publication featuring insights from 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 pensions and benefits trends.

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 pensions and benefits environment.

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

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

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

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

Listen

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

Self-Serve

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.

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

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

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

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

Extra Perks

Job/Resumé Posting—Members can post jobs at a discounted rate or upload their resumé for free.

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 topic-specific web pages listed below cover important issues impacting employer plans. Each page is a one-stop shop for a comprehensive listing of members-only resources on each topic.

Multiemployer Resources

Multiemployer Pension Reform Act (MPRA) – Government guidance, news and analysis, funding surveys and learning tools. 

Trustee Resource Center – Guidance on legal and regulatory issues, investment management, financial reporting, retirement plans, defined benefit pension plans and health plans.

Payroll Audits – Educational resources to ensure benefit plans are working as effectively as possible.

Apprenticeship Resources – Online and face-to-face education for apprenticeship programs

Apprenticeship Program Answer Guide – A quick reference for apprenticeship program coordinators, trustees and directors whenever a question arises.

Key Benefit Resources

Workplace Wellness – Education, resources, benchmarking reports and best practices

Benefits in Transition – The latest on tax reform, the Overtime Rule, prescription drugs, ACA, right to work/Janus decision, medical marijuana, Fiduciary Duty/Conflict of Interest Rule, paid parental leave and the opioid crisis. 

Financial Education and Retirement Security – News and research, communication tool kit, best practices and the Retirement 101 employee retirement planning tool

ACA University – Regulatory announcements, webcasts, FAQs and historical timelines on the Law.

Benefits Communication for Plan Sponsors – Sample documents, face-to-face and online learning resources, webcasts and blog posts.  

Key Pensions and Benefits Resources

Apprenticeship Resources—Online and face-to-face education for apprenticeship programs

Apprenticeship Program Answer Guide—A quick reference for apprenticeship program coordinators, trustees and directors whenever a question arises.

Pension Reform Central—News articles and legislative updates on retirement reform, listing of federal and provincial pension reform updates, bills and governmental resources on federal Canadian pension reform

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

Workplace Wellness—Education, resources, benchmarking reports and best practices

Financial Education and Retirement Security—News and research, communication tool kit, best practices and the Retirement 101 employee retirement planning tool

Benefits Communication for Plan Sponsors—Sample documents, face-to-face and online learning resources, webcasts and blog posts.