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Chris Thixton, QPA, C(K)P®, Recently Featured on 401(k) TV Discussing “The Good Plan”

Last Updated: June 10, 2019

April 16th, 2019 – Mr. Chris Thixton, QPA, C(K)P®, Principal with Pension Consultants, Inc. (PCI), was featured on 401(k) TV, discussing “401(k) Plan Fiduciaries – What Do They Want?”


Mr. Fred Barstein, Founder and Executive Director of 401(K) TV, sat down with Mr. Thixton to discuss the 401(k) and 403(b) fiduciary role and what they want when overseeing their retirement plans. The answer? A GOOD PLAN! To put it simply, Mr. Thixton reviews the three qualities that will give fiduciary committees confidence that the plan they offer is a truly good one. Those are: an investment lineup that performs well, plan fees that are low, and employees that are on track to retire.


The full interview is available to watch on Check out that out now by clicking HERE!


If you are a member of your company’s 401(k) or 403(b) plan committee and interested in learning about how you can have confidence you are offering a good plan, let PCI help. Click the button below to discover your plan’s performance. With just some simple information about your plan, our team can show you how your plan is performing in the three key areas mentioned above.


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