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Monetizing The SECURE Act

Richard Rausser By Richard Rausser

With the passage of SECURE, PEPs and MEPs are the new rage, but are they the right solution and opportunity? What about Association Retirement Plans? When and where do they make sense?

As one of the industry’s leading MEP experts and one of the most experienced fiduciaries in the nation, Pentegra has the insights and knowledge to help you navigate what’s ahead and make the most of every prospective opportunity.

Pentegra’s Rich Rausser, CPC, QPA, QKA, shares Pentegra’s views and expert guidance on how to best evaluate these programs and optimally align programs with opportunities. Learn more about the pros and cons of each type of design and how to best meet the needs of the enterprise recordkeeping partner to the investment manager and individual advisor.  


Richard Rausser
Richard Rausser

Richard W. Rausser has more than 30 years of experience in the retirement benefits industry. He is Senior Vice President of Thought Leadership at Pentegra, a leading provider of retirement plan and fiduciary outsourcing to organizations nationwide. Rich is responsible for helping to shape and define Pentegra’s viewpoint on workplace retirement plans, plan design strategy, retirement success and employee savings trends. His work is used by employers, employees, advisors, policymakers and the media to produce successful outcomes for American workers.  In addition, Rich is responsible for Pentegra’s Defined Benefit line of business, which includes a team of Actuaries and other retirement plan professionals as well as Pentegra’s BOLI line of business.  He is a frequent speaker on retirement benefit topics; a Certified Pension Consultant (CPC); a Qualified Pension Administrator (QPA); a Qualified 401(k) Administrator (QKA); and a member of the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries (ASPPA). He holds an M.B.A. in Finance from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a B.A. in Economics and Business Administration from Ursinus College.