Press Release (ePRNews.com) - Chicago, IL - Nov 20, 2015 - Chicago, IL – Retirement Plan Advisors (RPA) has partnered with Cairn University to provide comprehensive plan and participant advisory services for their retirement plan. Cairn University implemented SponsorPlus and PortfolioPlus, RPA’s proprietary fiduciary and advisory programs.
“Our employees are grateful to know that, in addition to having a plan with great investment options and a solid record of fund performance, they will also have much improved access to retirement education and guidance,” said Mary Boyer, Vice President of Human Resources at Cairn University. “Our administration recognized the need to have external fiduciary oversight of the plan and is pleased to know this need is effectively met by RPA.”
Demand for fiduciary support, protection, employee education, and retirement planning is growing. Higher education institutions like Cairn University seek help managing the risks and responsibilities of operating retirement plans.
With the SponsorPlus program, RPA stands as a co-fiduciary on the plan, providing investment advice and a level of fiduciary protection for the selection and monitoring of investment options. RPA is also on location to enroll employees and continually provide onsite financial and retirement planning and education to Cairn University employees.
“We are pleased to announce our recent partnership with Cairn University,” said Joshua Schwartz, President of RPA. “Cairn University has entrusted us to provide plan level investment advisor fiduciary services as well as our onsite participant education and retirement advice. We will strive to honor that trust while working together in partnership to help Cairn employee’s better prepare for retirement.”
About Cairn University
Cairn is a private university located in Langhorne, PA. Cairn University offers students a Christian experience, including rigorous undergraduate and graduate programs with a core Bible curriculum, a dynamic college campus life, and the personal investment of faculty.
About Retirement Plan Advisors
A Federally Registered Investment Advisor, Retirement Plan Advisors specializes in providing plan design, consulting services, and investment advice to public sector employers and employees. With offices in Chicago and Missouri, RPA currently services over 700 governmental retirement plans with $3.4 billion in plan assets.