The most recent survey of 403(b) plans by the Plan Sponsor Council of America reveals that:

  • 66.2% of eligible employees made contributions to their plan, up from 64.3% in 2011
  • A majority of plan sponsors contributed to 403(b) plans in 2012
  • 73.6% of plans offer target-date funds as an investment option
  • Approximately 23% of participants took advantage of investment advice when offered

What positive trends have you observed within your 403(b) plan?