Publications

ASPPA offers an array of publications that serve as educational and training resources, present practical applications for the industry, supply insights into our industry with regulatory and legislative updates and provide a forum for new and experienced industry professionals. Keep abreast of the retirement plan community with relevant and timely information.

Plan Consultant

Plan Consultant is a quarterly magazine designed to help retirement plan professionals improve their skills, enhance their knowledge, and conduct their business in a way that is professional, ethical, efficient and creative. Please visit PC Online, where you can browse feature stories, organized by topic, along with full versions of past issues in PDF format. Prior to the inaugural issue in Winter 2012, Plan Consultant was known as The ASPPA Journal; to view old issues of the JournalCLICK HERE.


ASPPA Connect

This e-newsletter provides highlights of news and commentary posted on ASPPA Net. It is published on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. ASPPA members may click the link above to get copies sent directly to your inbox.


Study Materials

Many educational texts have been developed by ASPPA to assist candidates with preparation for the respective ASPPA examination. These publications also serve as building blocks for all professionals with different experience levels to meet educational and professional development goals. You will be able to browse publications by exam, by an ASPPA credential, or view all the books ASPPA’s Education and Examination department has to offer in the ASPPA Store . You can order online, or use the ASPPA 2016 Publications Order Form to submit your order.


ASPPA asap

The ASPPA asap is a newsletter provided as a benefit to ASPPA's members to keep them updated on the latest breaking news and happenings in ASPPA's ongoing advocacy efforts on their behalf.


The ERISA Outline Book

The ERISA Outline Book is both a reference book and a study guide on qualified plans, presented in outline format and fully indexed. The ERISA Outline Book is the recommended study resource for IRS Enrolled Retirement Plan Agent (ERPA) Program.


The Source

Authored by industry experts Susan Diehl and Ellie Lowder, The Source is authoritative resource for anyone involved in the 403(b) and 457(b) marketplace (also is the required reading for ASPPA’s Tax-Exempt & Governmental Plan Certificate and Credential examinations, TGPC-1 and TGPC-2).