Retirement Solutions

Retirement plans you can implement now to help your employees save for the future

Your small business is a big deal to us

That's why we take the time to truly understand every aspect of your business—including the dreams and aspirations that drive it. Wherever you see your business heading, look to BB&T for informed solutions to help you get there.

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Choose the right retirement plan for your company and employees

Defined benefit plans

  • Fully funded by the employer
  • Plan design consultation
  • Full-service plan administration
  • Guaranteed retirement income at no cost to the employee
  • Portability of vested benefits for employees who change jobs


  • Best for employers with 100 or fewer employees
  • Employer contributions are tax-deductible
  • Employee contributions are pre-tax
  • Earnings grow tax deferred
  • Simple to set up and administer


  • Best for a sole proprietor, a business owner in a partnership, or self-employed
  • Easy and inexpensive to set up and maintain
  • Contributions are tax-deductible for employers
  • Earnings grow on a tax-deferred basis
  • Employees may also contribute to a Traditional or Roth IRA

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By phone

Call a Retirement Specialist at 800-866-2288.

For existing retirement accounts, call 800-228-8076.

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Services and products featured herein may include some offered by affiliated companies of Truist Retirement & Institutional Services. The fees for those services and products are in addition to the fees charged by Truist Retirement & Institutional Services. As a result, Truist Financial Corporation, as a whole, receives more compensation than would otherwise be received if a non-affiliated service or product was used. When we offer any service or product to a client, we use the same process to offer both affiliated and non-affiliated services and products. When we have authority to select any service or product on behalf of a client, if our process shows affiliated services and products to be competitive with corresponding non-affiliated services and products, then we may select affiliated products and services. Truist Retirement & Institutional Services expresses no opinion on the use of Truist affiliated services and products when the client selects such services and products in a client directed account.

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