Financial Engines Joins the Retirement Advisor Council

East Granby, CT –We are pleased to announce Financial Engines has joined the Retirement Advisor Council as the first Associate Member.

"Financial Engines is excited to join the Retirement Advisor Council," said Dan Fay, senior advisor relations manager at Financial Engines.  "We look forward to collaborating with the Council's advisors and industry thought leaders to improve retirement outcomes for American workers."

As a leading provider of financial wellness and advisory solutions in the workplace, Financial Engines has developed a suite of services that can support participants as their needs change over time, no matter how they prefer to engage - whether online, over the phone, or in-person. Our services include a focus on financial wellness, self-service investment advice, management, and comprehensive financial planning. And as a fiduciary for over 20 years, Financial Engines always acts in participants’ best interest with the goal of helping all participants plan, prepare, and prosper.

The Retirement Advisor Council is a national organization that advocates for successful qualified plan and participant retirement outcomes through the collaborative efforts of experienced, qualified retirement plan advisors, investment managers and defined contribution plan service providers.  To advance its mission, the Council undertakes initiatives in the areas of research, public relations and promotion, general public education, regulatory positions and practice management.  The Council accomplishes this mission by:

  • Identifying duties, responsibilities, and attributes of the Professional Retirement Plan Advisor.
  • Sharing professional standards with plan sponsors who are responsible for the success of their plans.
  • Providing collective thought capital to decision makers, product providers, legislators and the public.
  • Giving voice to the retirement plan advisor community
  • Offering tools to evaluate advisors to ensure the quality of services provided.

Learn more about the Retirement Advisor Council at

About Financial Engines

About Financial Engines Financial Engines is America’s largest independent investment advisor. We help people achieve greater financial clarity by providing comprehensive financial planning and professional investment management and advice. Headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, Financial Engines was co-founded in 1996 by Nobel Prize-winning economist William F. Sharpe. We currently offer financial help to more than nine million people across over 700 companies (including 147 of the Fortune 500). Our unique approach, combined with powerful online services, dedicated advisors and personal attention, promotes greater financial wellness and helps more Americans to meet their financial goals. All advisory services provided by Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C. or its affiliates. Financial Engines does not guarantee future results.

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Forward-Looking Statements

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