USI Consulting Group (USICG) has been providing retirement plan consulting and benefits administration services to organizations and their employees for over 45 years. What makes us unique is our depth of invaluable resources singularly focused and dedicated to the retirement plan market. We deliver independent, comprehensive guidance and innovative, flexible retirement plan solutions to meet the changing needs of employers and their employees. We will be your trusted partner in helping you manage your fiduciary obligations, mitigate risk and stay compliant, with a deep commitment to client satisfaction and delivering superior results.
A customized approach
When you come to us, we don't start with a preconceived notion as to the right solutions. Instead, we work with you to develop a customized approach to meet the needs of your retirement program and your organization. We look at where you are now, as well as your long-term goals and examine how your retirement programs complement your business strategies and their impact on your employees.
We work with you, in a partnership, every step of the way to find cost-effective, practical solutions for your retirement and benefit issues. We analyze the problem, develop creative alternatives, explain them in language that is easy to understand and implement changes as quickly and painlessly as possible.
Following September's trend, equity markets declined again in October. Interest rates moved higher in October to 4.9%, as measured by the 10-year Treasury Bond, and both investor and consumer confidence have been undermined by growing geopolitical concerns in the Middle East, Ukraine and China.
In legal news, we share the various types of auto-enrollment designs and considerations for employers so they can help ensure employees have sufficient resources available to support themselves in retirement. Read the full October 2023 Market & Legal Update.