• COWDEN ASSOCIATES, INC.

    COWDEN ASSOCIATES, INC.

    Helping clients establish and maintain high quality compensation and benefits programs aligning organizations business strategies and objectives.





  • COMPENSATION

    COMPENSATION

    Helping engineer a strategy that encourages productivity and focuses on outcomes.



  • HEALTH & BENEFITS

    HEALTH & BENEFITS

    Tailoring employee benefit programs to reach fundamental objectives.



  • INTERNATIONAL

    INTERNATIONAL

    Meeting the needs of employees and their families anywhere in the world.



  • RETIREMENT

    RETIREMENT

    Careful management that reduces volatility and strengthen your rewards.



  • TECHNOLOGY

    TECHNOLOGY

    Improving administration efficiencies and reducing errors while reducing costs.



  • WORKFORCE MANAGEMENT

    WORKFORCE MANAGEMENT

    Retaining optimal level of staffing and ensuring orderly succession.



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WEBINARS



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February 11, 2014 Current Developments with Health Care Reform   Details to… Continue Reading →


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INDUSTRY NEWS



Frequently Asked Questions About the W-2 Reporting Requirement

Employers that issued 250 or more W-2s in the prior calendar year must include the va… Continue Reading →


PBGC Legislative Update

The President signed the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013, H.J.R. 59, on December 26. As… Continue Reading →


IRS 2014 Annual Benefit Plan Limits

The IRS has released 2014 pension and health plan limits based on an underlying incre… Continue Reading →