retirement program

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Noun1.retirement program - a plan for setting aside money to be spent after retirement
plan, program, programme - a series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished; "they drew up a six-step plan"; "they discussed plans for a new bond issue"
401-k, 401-k plan - a retirement savings plan that is funded by employee contributions and (often) matching contributions from the employer; contributions are made from your salary before taxes and the funds grow tax-free until they are withdrawn, at which point they can be converted into an IRA; funds can be transferred if you change employers and you can (to some extent) manage the investments yourself
individual retirement account, IRA - a retirement plan that allows you to contribute a limited yearly sum toward your retirement; taxes on the interest earned in the account are deferred
Keogh plan - a tax-deferred pension plan for employees of unincorporated businesses or for self-employed persons
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The survey of more than 3,000 employees found that 60 percent of new employees (those with less than two years of service) at employers with DB plans cited the retirement program as an important reason they chose to work for their current employer, a sharp increase from just 27 percent in 2009.
on Tuesday offered an early retirement program for pilots as part of its downsizing plans for rehabilitation under court protection from creditors.
implements a large-scale voluntary retirement program involving around 1,600 employees, about a quarter of its total workforce of around 6,700.
With Los Angeles' financial situation worsening, the city's top advisers urged Friday that an early retirement program be abandoned and that employee layoffs and furloughs be imposed instead.
Department of Labor have released "Choosing a Retirement Solution for Your Small Business," an online video that helps small employers and accountants understand the various options for providing a retirement program for employees.
Delta Air Lines said pension reform legislation passed by the US Senate last week does not mitigate its need to jettison the heavy costs of the pilots' retirement program.
Indeed, most baby-boomer partners, born between 1946 and 1964, have considered funding a retirement program unnecessary in the belief they can readily find willing buyers for their practices when they're ready to sell.
The retirement program is set forth in the partner ship agreement governing XYZ's operations.
A voluntary early retirement program for PACE members
Another type of phased retirement program involves rehiring employees after they formally retire.
Not too many years ago, the model for a physician's retirement program consisted of one or more tax-qualified retirement plans maintained by the professional corporation (PC) that employed the physicians in the practice and any staff personnel.

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