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NAGDCA News - May 19, 2017

NAGDCA is the leading national association representing governmental defined contribution retirement plans. NAGDCA's plan sponsor and service provider members work together to develop educational and informational resources, support legislative and policy initiatives in the interests of its membership, and assist its plan participants in achieving retirement income security.
May 19, 2017 - News & Updates:
2017 Awards Program
Award applications due today!

Applications for the 2017 NAGDCA Leadership Awards and Media Award have been posted and the deadline to submit nominations is today, May 19th. 

For more information regarding the NAGDCA Media Award or to make a nomination, click here. For more information regarding the Leadership Awards program or to submit an application, click here.

If you have any questions regarding the NAGDCA awards program, please contact Tracy Tucker at or 859-514-9161.
ANC Scholarships
Application deadline extended to May 22nd!

In the past 10 years, the Arthur N. Caple Foundation has awarded more than $45,000 in scholarships to promising undergraduate and graduate students interested in the retirement/financial planning fields.

This year, as in years' prior, the Foundation will acknowledge seven scholarship recipients during the NAGDCA Annual Conference September 24-27 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Students who have received an award in the past are not eligible to apply.

If you know of a student who may be interested in this scholarship opportunity, please forward them the 2017 ANC Foundation Scholarship information and encourage them to apply. Applications for the scholarship are due by May 22, 2017.

For questions or additional information, please contact Carly Miller at or 

2017 Legislative Update
Tuesday, May 23
2 p.m. ET

The webinar will highlight NAGDCA's legislative priorities and offer a debrief from the Board's visit to Capitol Hill. 

Moderator: Polly Scott, Wyoming Retirement System
Speakers: Susan White and Jon Sheiner, Susan J. White & Associates

NAGDCA 2017 Annual Conference
September 24-27, 2017
Milwaukee, WI

Registration open!

Visit the conference website to learn more about the agenda, keynote speakers, registration, hotel reservations and more! All conference attendees must be NAGDCA members. To view membership information or to join, please click here.

The NAGDCA 2017 Annual Conference will be September 24-27 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The conference will be held at the Wisconsin Center. The headquarter hotel will be the Hilton Milwaukee City CenterHotel reservations are reserved for those who have registered for the conference. Click here for room rates and travel information.

Published April 19, 2017

If you would like to submit an article for the Industry Viewpoint section of the Summer Edition, please click here. The deadline for submissions is July 11, 2017.  
National Retirement Security Week
October 15-21, 2017

Mark your calendars for the 2017 National Retirement Security week! Promotional materials will be released in July. 

NAGDCA is a proud winner of an Eddy Award from Pensions & Investments for the 2016 Your Whole Story campaign. You can find the results of NARPP's case study on the 2016 campaign results, here. 
Benchmarking - Perspectives in Practice

Thank you to everyone who participated in our 2017 Perspectives in Practice survey! Your participation helps NAGDCA build powerful trend data about DC plans.
Plans that responded will receive complimentary access to the online benchmarking tool and will be entered in a drawing for a free membership (value $600).
Sponsorship Opportunities
Sign up today to be a NAGDCA sponsor! 

We appreciate the support from industry throughout the years. We couldn't do it without you! Because of industry sponsorship, NAGDCA has been able to provide members continued professional development, publications, webinars, and much more.

Click here to review the 2017 sponsorship opportunities. Please note that as part of the "bundled" sponsorship packages your company logo will be listed as a NAGDCAST sponsor on the NAGDCA website, as well as recognized on all webinars throughout the year. Sign up today!

Sponsors will be recognized appropriately based on the level of sponsorship selected. For more information regarding sponsorship opportunities, contact Tracy Tucker at or 859-514-9161. 
2017 Membership Renewals
It's time to renew your membership dues for 2017! 

All government primary, industry primary, industry associate, and subscription members will find a dues order/invoice in the membership database. Just follow the steps below to renew online or to print and mail your payment to NAGDCA headquarters.
  1. Log in to your member profile here.
  2. Click on "My Transactions" from the left menu bar.
  3. To pay online - click on "Pay Open Orders" on the far right of the screen. Follow the instructions to make your payment.
To print an an invoice to pay by check - click on the open order in the top section. After the order opens, click on "Print this page" in top right corner.

Dues/invoices are no longer mailed to members. If you don't have your login information, you can obtain it at here.
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  • "Change in Household Spending After Retirement: Results from a Longitudinal Sample" by Sudipto Banerjee, Ph.D., Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) - Find out how household spending changes in the immediate years following retirement by household income and marital status. 
Click here for the most recent issue of Retirement InSight and Trends, or here to subscribe to be sure you never miss an issue. Each issue is good for one CFP®, CRC®, ASPPA, CLU®, ChFC®, RICP®, and CASL continuing education credit upon successful completion of the online CE quiz.
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