When Will Bitcoin Make Its Way to 401(k) Plans?

If you're itching to get into the bitcoin game within your company’s retirement plan, cool your jets. There are plenty of reasons why it's not possible yet.

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Bitcoin has been one of the hottest financial topics of discussion lately. The skyrocketing value enticed curious investors to look into the cryptocurrency and spurred people to ask about adding bitcoin to their 401(k)s or other retirement savings plans. The interest has somewhat dampened since the precipitous drop in January 2018, but the questions still linger.

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Keith H. Clark Jr.
Managing Partner, DWC - The 401k Experts

Keith Clark is co-founder and managing partner of DWC - The 401k Experts, founded in 1999. He is the author of "The Defined Contribution Handbook" and was named one of the top five consultants in "Pension Management Magazine." Clark is also an adjunct professor at the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management.