• Sears

    PBGC has been working with Sears for several years to improve the funding of the company’s two defined benefit pension plans.

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    The strategic plan outlines the actions PBGC will take to realize its goals, the approach for addressing challenges and risks, and end-results that PBGC will strive to accomplish by FY 2022.

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    PBGC's Projections Report illustrates the future financial condition of PBGC's separate insurance programs for Multiemployer and Single-Employer Pension Plans

  • Person writing on a pad of paper

    Across the country, there are more than 38,000 people who haven't claimed pension benefits they are owed. Those unclaimed pensions equal a total of over $300 million dollars, with individual benefits ranging from twelve cents to almost a million dollars

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Press release
October 26, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 26, 2018

Press release
October 22, 2018

WASHINGTON - The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation announced today the guarantee limits for single-employer plans that fail in 2019. The table below shows those limits for sample ages and forms of payment.

Press release
October 15, 2018

The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation’s mission is to protect the pension benefits of American workers and retirees in private sector pension plans.