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.
-- December 15, 2017 --
Happy Holidays from NAGDCA!

Headquarters closed December 22, 25-26 & January 1. 
It's time to renew your NAGDCA membership for 2018!

NAGDCA appreciates your membership as we are only as strong as our collective members. We hope you continue to find value in the  benefits of membership and encourage you to take full advantage of them.

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  here.

If you have any questions about your membership dues or need assistance with logging in, please contact Liz Fossett at or (859) 402-9809. 

2018 Sponsorship Packages Released

Thanks to NAGDCA Industry Members for all your support over the years! Because of you, we have been able to provide members continued professional development, publications, webinars, and much more. 

Please click here to access the 2018 sponsorship opportunities and purchasing instructions.  Sponsors will be recognized appropriately based on the level of sponsorship selected.

All sponsors must adhere to NAGDCA's Industry Member Code of Conduct. Please review those policies here prior to purchasing a sponsorship. 

If you have questions regarding sponsorship, please contact Carly Miller at If you have questions regarding purchasing, please contact Liz Fossett at
Submit an article for the Winter Issue of The Contributor 

Click here to make a submission. Submissions due January 10, 2018.

Click here to access past issues of The Contributor

2018 NAGDCA Industry Roundtable

Early bird registration ends December 31, 2017!

Fee before December 31: $600
Fee after December 31: $650

Washington, DC
Room Rate: $249/night + tax

Click here for reservations or call toll free (888) 613-7445, and identify yourself as part of the NAGDCA Industry Roundtable meeting. You can also reference the reservation ID: 418NAG.

The The Industry Roundtable offers industry members a unique opportunity to meet and discuss important legislative and operational issues. The meeting is exclusively for industry members designed to address concerns specific to their needs. We will organize the agenda to provide our members the maximum amount of information and opportunity for creative participation, while at the same time limiting your time away from the office. 
Click here to view the 2017 agenda. 
NAGDCA Social Media 

In an effort to stay engaged with our members, NAGDCA would like to broaden the association's social media presence. Please take a few moments to follow us on your preferred social media sites. 

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InFRE's CRC Program

InFRE's Certified Retirement Counselor® (CRC®) program is used by more than 60 state and local government retirement plans as either mandatory or elective professional development training.  The CRC® study guides were initially developed by a team of 75 highly-respected retirement practitioners under the guidance of NAGDCA and Texas Tech University.  This five-part series is perfect for deepening your professional understanding of retirement plans and planning, or can help you prepare for the CRC® examination if you want to take that next step.  Modules include:
  • CRC 1 - Fundamentals of Retirement Planning
  • CRC 2 - Fundamentals of Investments
  • CRC 3 - Fundamentals of Retirement Plan Design
  • CRC 4 - Fundamentals of Retirement Income Planning
  • CRC 5 - Fundamentals of Retirement Counseling and Education
You may purchase the five study guides separately, or save time and money with the bundle of all  five CRC® Print Study Guides, just $499!

Visit our website or call 847.756.7350, ext. 135 for more information.