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401GO Educates About Investing in Crypto Within a 401(k)

May 2, 2022
Sandy, UT — (ReleaseWire) — 05/02/2022 –401GO, a fintech startup that provides small businesses with the opportunity to offer employees a 401(k) plan, discusses the pros and cons of investing in cryptocurrency and other digital assets within a retirement plan. 401GO’s substantial expertise, along with their technological flexibility, enable them to offer investing options that […]
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Dan Beck on Why to Offer a 401(k)

January 11, 2022
It is crucial to take care of the people that make a startup successful. As the co-founder of a company that offers 401(k) plans, I’ve found that one of the best ways to stand out and fill a position within a startup is by showing that your company values your employees. Though “summer Fridays” and […]
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Dan Beck on the Future of Retirement Plans

January 6, 2022
For the past 40 or so years, 401(k) plans have practically never changed. Today, emerging tech platforms and stock accessibility are driving a more active investment style. In 2022, our hope is that retirement readiness becomes more inclusive and approachable through automation, and that more small businesses make it a priority to invest in their […]
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ABM: Why Saving for Retirement is Important

January 5, 2022
Almost everyone looks forward to the day they can prop up their feet and live off the hard-earned money from their youth. If Americans lose the opportunity to start saving early for retirement, they end up working longer than they would like to, or sadly, beyond what their aging bodies can handle. This is why […]
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NAPA Black Book: 401GO Listed in New FinTech Category

December 15, 2021
The goal of the NAPA Black Book is to provide retirement plan advisors with a single handy reference guide. It includes key information points about the nation’s leading advisor partners: the size and scope of their business, target markets, select historical data trends, and the means to reach out to find out more. Find 401GO […]
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KSL Podcast: 401GO Discusses Common 401(k) Mistakes

December 1, 2021
Not using your employers matching funds to the fullest is the biggest mistake you can make.  Dan Beck, the co-founder and CEO of 401GO, says you can double your retirement contribution by utilizing your company’s match offerings. Dan also says not contributing to a 401k plan as soon as you’re able is the second biggest […]
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SBD: The Smallest Company Can Easily Add a 401(k) Benefit

November 29, 2021
The stigma of 401(k) plans being expensive, antiquated, and time-consuming has changed in the last five years. The accessibility has changed. The cost has changed. The “new way to 401(k)” includes same-day setup with no or low-cost startup fees, and a  full-service and fully-featured platform driven by cutting edge technology that essentially does all the […]
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U.S. News: 401GO Discusses Safe Harbor 401(k) Plans

November 18, 2021
There is a way to avoid the expense and hassle of IRS nondiscrimination tests. By setting up a safe harbor 401(k), a business can provide its employees with the same tax benefits as a regular 401(k) plan but skip the onerous annual testing requirements. Read on to learn more about safe harbor 401(k) rules, including […]
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401GO Featured on Benzinga Global FinTech Awards 2021

November 9, 2021
401GO was recognized in the “Best New Product Category” in the Benzinga Global FinTech Awards for 2021. Our powerful platform cuts start up time for new 401(k) plans from weeks to minutes, it helps with management and compliance and much more.    
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401GO Technology Featured in 401(k) Specialist

November 8, 2021
Ask Daniel Beck a simple question about the TPA/recordkeeper he cofounded in 2019, and he’ll just GO. He began to research why it was so hard for small businesses to participate in 401(k) plans, and the impediments and barriers holding them back. The 401GO business model was born. The technology is what he calls a […]
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Advisor Alliance: 401GO

October 28, 2021
401GO has a mission of ensuring every American is ready for retirement, but they realize they can’t do it alone. They understand the critical role partners play in helping businesses with their 401(k). Their partner-based model is built to make life easy so partners can focus on service rather than paperwork, billing, and all the hassles of traditional plans.
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401GO Announces Payroll Integrations

October 9, 2021
401GO, which offers an automated 401(k) plan-setup process, announced multiple payroll integrations with companies including ADP, Paychex, iSolved, PayCor, Rippling, and Kronos. 401GO plans to add another 8-12 integrations over the next three months. The company said its integrations allow for full automation of the day-to-day management of the 401(k) by reducing the time necessary for businesses need to invest in its plan to about an hour per year.
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Roundup: Employers Take Formal Approach to HR Technology

October 9, 2021
401GO, which offers an automated 401(k) plan-setup process, announced multiple payroll integrations with companies including ADP, Paychex, iSolved, PayCor, Rippling, and Kronos. 401GO plans to add another 8-12 integrations over the next three months. The company said its integrations allow for full automation of the day-to-day management of the 401(k) by reducing the time necessary for businesses need to invest in its plan to about an hour per year.
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How Employers Can Account For Generational Differences In Retirement

September 29, 2021
Things like paid time off, parental leave, health insurance and more are all positive differentiators on the job market. Retirement plans are another differentiator, but there are some differences in how each generation views their retirement and saves for it.
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A Startup’s Guide To Building A Positive Company Culture

September 27, 2021
Creating a company culture that is invaluable will attract and retain employees who are the lifeline of your business. By investing in company culture, employees feel valued and have a sense of growth opportunity, resulting in better team collaboration and productivity. This is especially true for 401GO.
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Real Asset Adviser: Business Meets Technology

September 1, 2021
The vast majority of small businesses cannot afford the cost and human resource time involved in having a 401(k) plan. What’s more, it represents a lost opportunity for RIAs and their advisers. But technology has begun to assert itself in the 401(k) space, and that is broadening the playing field for RIAs and employers. In the […]
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401GO Announces $2 Million Seed Round

August 17, 2021
401GO announced today it has closed a $2 million seed round led by Toronto-based Impression Ventures. Impression will also be taking a board seat with the company. Signal Peak Ventures of Salt Lake City, and Stout Street capital of Denver also joined the round. This $2 million investment expands upon the almost $1 million 401Go […]
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401GO: The Featured Solution in BenefitsPRO

August 2, 2021
Mike Rowland, founder and CEO of Droplet, a startup that provides digital forms and automated workflows, was too busy managing his Lehi, Utah-based business (even raising $2 million earlier this year in a seed round). When one of his employees asked for a company-sponsored 401(k), Rowland was at a loss. Rowland’s employee explained that a company-sponsored plan would […]
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Why You Need To Know Right Now What A 401(k) PEP Is

February 21, 2021
Things like paid time off, parental leave, health insurance and more are all positive differentiators on the job market. Retirement plans are another differentiator, but there are some differences in how each generation views their retirement and saves for it.