Nationwide Scores a Big Win with the Chiefs
Kansas City Chiefs select Nationwide Retirement Solutions as their new 401(k) provider
The Kansas City Chiefs are known for their ability to punch it in when it matters most. Now Nationwide Retirement Solutions will provide recordkeeping and education for the Chiefs’ 401(k) defined contribution plan, helping this storied franchise’s employees achieve a secure financial future when they reach the retirement end zone.
“As we look at the full scope of our employee compensation packages, one of our highest priorities is continuing to provide innovative and competitive benefit plans and we feel that Nationwide Retirement Solutions offers unique features for our employee retirement plan,” Chiefs executive vice president of administration Kirsten Krug said. “We are thrilled with the suite of services Nationwide is providing our club, as well as the tools that our employees have at their disposal to track their path towards retirement, no matter where they are along that journey.”
“Nationwide’s commitment to extraordinary care and our long-standing partnership with the NFL helped us score this big win,” said Scott Ramey, senior vice president of Retirement Solutions Distribution. “We’re honored to deepen our association with the NFL and one of the most successful teams in the league.”
In addition to recordkeeping and administrative services, Nationwide will provide participants with financial planning services and access to the online My Interactive Retirement PlannerSM, a personalized, comprehensive financial planning tool that provides participants with a holistic view of their retirement readiness.
Since becoming an official partner of the National Football League in 2014, Nationwide has been the presenting sponsor of the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year award, a prestigious honor that recognizes players who demonstrate excellence not only on the field, but also in their communities. In addition to shining a national spotlight on the collective impact these players are making, Nationwide has donated more than $1.5 million to support those efforts.
Nationwide Retirement Solutions is a business within Nationwide, a Fortune 100 company based in Columbus, Ohio that is one of the largest and strongest diversified financial services and insurance organizations in the United States. Nationwide administers nearly 34,000 retirement plans, protecting more than $173.9 billion in participant assets, and helping secure financial futures for over 2.6 million participants in the governmental 457, corporate 401(k) and not-for-profit 403(b) markets. Nationwide is committed to serving the retirement industry by doing the right thing at the right time through better participant experiences, administrative simplicity and values that translate to service.
Visit nrsforu.com for more information about the tools and services Nationwide provides to retirement plan participants.