Serving 403(b) & 457(b) Industry Professionals and Financial Advisors

Focused on Public Education K-12 Retirement Plans

****Financial Advisors new to 403(b) and 457(b) click HERE to access a few basic first steps****

CITs in 403(b)

Is a new investment type about to take over 403(b)? While not imminent, the legislative and regulatory path is clearing.

Top 500 US School Districts

A database of the largest US Public School Districts, as measured by student count. Includes phone numbers and more.

State Retirement System Directory

Each state's public employee or teacher retirement system website. Retirement benefit calculators often found here.

TPA Directory and Company Information

A directory of major K-12 TPAs with contact and other info. Use this section to reach out and learn about enrollment processes.

US School District Directory

A database of ALL US Public School Districts with contact information, website address, plus student and school statistics. PLEASE NOTE: This is a large database and loads slowly.

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K-12 Plan Prospect Mapping

Identify thousands of school district plan-level marketing opportunities on a single interactive map.
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Enrollment & Data Portal

A database of over 4,000 school districts with associated 403(b)/457(b) TPAs and product provider information.

ASBO Directory

State Associations of School Business Officials (ASBO) information including websites, conferences and contacts.
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Consortium Directory

A directory of state purchasing consortiums. These firms negotiate vendors and providers of benefits and other items.
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Marketing Library

This Pro Plan Only area includes marketing email templates, how-to guides and tools to make advisors successful in K-12 403(b).
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Competition Resources

This Pro Plan Only area includes RFP responses, consultant analysis' of large Public School K-12 403(b) Plans and a list of school districts who have successfully changed to single or limited provider.
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This Pro Plan Only area includes federal government and industry publications related to K-12 403(b) plans.
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Public Online 403(b) Resources

This site was created to help employees of California’s local school districts, community college districts or county offices of education make better-informed investment decisions.

403(b) Compare

Demystifying the 403(b) and advocating for better investment choices for K‑12 teachers since 2000. Includes a plan lookup and grading system. 

403(b) Wise

403(b) Wise Plan Information Lookup (K-12 plan provider lists and a grading system)

The American Retirement Association offers its 30,000+ members extensive educational opportunities, paired with a strong advocacy operation that puts us at the center of any legislative debate or policy discussion.

What Others Say

“Mark's commitment to helping advisors succeed was a big benefit to our 403(b) business. During Mark's time working with us, it was clear he had a deep knowledge of the challenges facing public education employees saving for their future. Working with Mark, we were able to connect with more advisors, and then help them connect with more educators."
Pete, Tampa FL
"Mark is one of the most creative and results-driven people I've worked with. During our fifteen years working together, Mark showed a deep knowledge of public education retirement plan markets and the needs of financial advisors. Don't miss out on the opportunity to work with him."
David, Houston TX
“In just a few days that included some collaboration between us, Mark designed and delivered my business website. His process included securing my business domain name, building an elegant website, providing a custom email address and creating lead generation forms as well. I was promoting my website just days after we began sharing ideas.”
Greg, Cleveland OH

About the 403(b) Portal by MarkLuck Media

MarkLuck Media, founded by in 2017, provides marketing, sales and customer service solutions to asset management companies, retirement plan providers and financial advisors. 

Since 1992 our team has helped grow the businesses of dozens of firms and thousands of advisors. While we have a broad financial services background, our expertise makes the biggest impact delivering strategies and marketing solutions. Our experience and knowledge aligns well with those looking to grow their public sector 403(b) and 457(b) retirement plan business.

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