Program Benefits

Bringing the Cash Balance plan concept to the table has helped many of our 3,500+ Cash Balance Coach® alumni win new wealth management clients along with new 401(k) assets. Cash Balance Coach training helps you strengthen and expand your business with existing clients and empowers you with tools to attract new clients.

Program fee: $199

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What’s included with your Cash Balance Coach® registration:

4-part Webinar Training Series – On-demand:

  • Cash Balance 101
    How Cash Balance plans work, 5 key features, 3 case studies, combo plan dynamics, how to identify ideal candidates and top prospects, how and why the market is expanding.
  • Cash Balance 201 
    Digging deeper: a closer look at plan design options, IRS testing and compliance, interest crediting rate options, regulatory framework and related issues.
  • Cash Balance Investments 
    Understanding the 7 key principles for investing Cash Balance plan assets, matching ICR with strategy, overview of funding issues and how to manage them, the advisor’s role and compensation.
  • Cash Balance Sales & Marketing 
    Opening doors and closing your first sale, strategic marketing tools and key messages, overcoming objections, how to partner effectively with TPAs and CPAs.
  • Exam and certification as a Cash Balance Consultant (CBC)
  • One year unlimited access to our Members-only Cash Balance Resource Library
  • Options for co-branding Cash Balance marketing materials
  • Free custom Cash Balance plan designs for your prospects
  • Conference call support and coaching from FuturePlan Cash Balance sales consultants and plan design experts

Key benefits of Cash Balance Coach®:

  • Gain a competitive edge in the crowded 401(k) marketplace: differentiate yourself by bringing the Cash Balance plan concept to high net worth clients and business owners
  • Learn how to take advantage of the fastest growing sector of the retirement plan market: 20% average annual increase in new Cash Balance plans versus 3% in the 401(k) market
  • Identify top Cash Balance prospects in your region
  • Understand the keys to successful plan design and investment strategies
  • Learn how to cross-sell your 401(k) services
  • 1 year unlimited access to our Cash Balance marketing resources including customizable marketing materials and presentations
  • Coaching and conference call support from FuturePlan Cash Balance sales consultants
  • Earn CBC designation to enhance your professional profile

Contact us for details about group discounts and customized regional seminars.