The Man Who Invented The 401k (Episode 60)

SUMMARY:

The man who actually wrote the 401k joins Andy in this illuminating show. Richard Stanger was a young lawyer who crafted the 869-word insert into the IRS tax code that has changed the world. Find out what Stanger’s intentions were more than 40 years ago, and how he sees the 401k today.

SHOW NOTES:

3:20: How Did Stanger Become The Author Of The 401k?

8:12: What Were The Origins Of The 401k?

14:53: How Far-Reaching Did Stanger Originally Envision The 401k?

18:30: How Does Stanger View The 401k 40 Years After Writing It?

20:06: Was The Environment Political When Stanger Wrote The 401k?

25:19: What’s Better: A Pension or A 401k?

28:40: Does Stanger Have A 401k?