How the SECURE Act will impact retirement planning
Abstract: A new law took effect on January 1 that ushers in some of the most sweeping changes to employer-sponsored retirement plans in decades. The Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act is designed to make it easier for many businesses, including dealerships, to offer a retirement plan to employees — and for employees to save money for a financially secure retirement. This article covers the act’s main provisions geared toward employers and employees. A sidebar covers legislation eliminating stretch IRAs.