Retirement Plan Solutions for all size employers, professional service firms and small business owners.


Schneider, Male & Strakowski Co., E.A. dba SMS Retirement is a consulting firm located in Cincinnati, Ohio, that has been providing retirement plan services since 1985. We work in partnership with you, your accountant, your attorney and your investment advisor to design and administer a retirement plan that will provide tax sheltered strategies as well as a substantial retirement income.


We currently provide administration and actuarial services for more than 600 retirement plans. Our clientele includes professional corporations as well as self-employed individuals. We provide qualified retirement plans for corporate directors, professors, physicians, dentists, attorneys, CPA's and many other business owners in a wide variety of occupations. We administer plans ranging in size from a single individual to several hundred participants.


Our firm consists of two Enrolled Actuaries, five ASPPA credentialed members, and other staff averaging more than 20 years of experience in the retirement planning industry. We are experts in Defined Benefit and Defined Contribution plans, including newer "DB/DC Combo" plan designs. We can often help design a retirement program that significantly leverages the benefit provided to you, the owner, while still providing the desired benefit to your employees.


Our independent service approach means you can count on us for objective advice focused on your best interests. We work with your investment providers and advisors, concentrating on plan design and administration, so your financial team can focus on asset performance.