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.
Don't miss keynote speaker, Dr. Punam Keller, on Wednesday, September 26 at 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Check out the brief overview of the session, Feelings and Choice , and submit questions and/or comments for her to consider as she prepares her dialogue around the impact of emotions on decision making.
Keith Overly, Executive Director of Ohio Deferred Compensation and NAGDCA President, sat down with The Weekly Pulse to preview the 2018 annual conference topics and discuss NAGDCA's legislative agenda.
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Congratulations to the 2018 Media Award recipient, The Morning Pulse! The award recognizes the digital media company for its outstanding cumulative coverage of pension and retirement issues affecting the defined contribution community.
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Congratulations to the 2018 Leadership Recognition Award recipients!. Click here to view the winners and their submissions.
If 2018 marks the 5th, 10th, 15th, 20th, 25th, 30th, or 35th year of your NAGDCA membership, please let us know by filling out this form.
Participating in the Network is a great way to connect with your NAGDCA peers. Click here to start your own discussion! 


Attend the InFRE Pre-Conference Session at the NAGDCA Conference on Sunday, September 23, from 9-11 am
Managing Retirement Income: What your Employees, Family, Friends and Self Need to Know  with Kevin Seibert, CFP®, CEBS®, CRC®, Managing Director, International Foundation for Retirement Education (InFRE)
Many of your employees are part of the 78 million baby boomers quickly approaching retirement. Will they be able to make informed decisions about when to retire and how to manage, protect and distribute the savings they have in your employer-sponsored retirement plan? Join us for this professional retirement income management education course attended by over 10,000 professionals nationwide that will help you understand why and how you need to help your pre-retirees transition from accumulating assets to one of the most important skills they will ever need to know: how to make their retirement savings last a lifetime. In this session you will learn how to: 
  • Match types of monthly income with types of monthly expenses.
  • Manage retirement savings so they are protected from retirement risks.
  • Minimize taxes when taking distributions.
  • Evaluate and prioritize options for closing retirement income gaps.
  • Improve the length of time retirement savings can pay income. 
The session qualifies for 2 hours of CFP®, CRC®, and CRA® professional continuing education credit.   Additional cost: $65 - sign up when you register for the conference.   Onsite registrations will be accepted or email Liz Fossett
Conference special - Receive 15% off your choice of print courses until November 15th with code CONFSPECIAL

InFRE’s education materials have been developed with the assistance of dozens of NAGDCA leaders and other retirement industry leading experts to help you help your employees raise their retirement readiness. Click here and enter CONFSPECIAL to receive 15% off any of these print courses:
  • CRC 1 - Fundamentals of Retirement Planning
  • CRC 2 – Fundamentals of Investments
  • CRC 3 – Fundamentals of Retirement Plan Design
  • CRC 4 – Fundamentals of Retirement Income Management
  • CRC 5 – Fundamentals of Retirement Counseling and Education

Questions? Contact  or 847-756-7350 ext. 135