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    PBGC Early Closure December 14

    Due to system maintenance, PBGC’s Customer Contact Center and online services will be unavailable beginning Friday, December 14 at 4:00 p.m. EST through the weekend.

    We will resume operations at 8:00 a.m. EST on Monday, December 17.

  • 2018 turning to 2019

    January 2019 payments made electronically will be deposited on Wednesday, January 2, 2019. Benefits payments made by check will be mailed on Thursday, December 27, 2018.


    Read more about PBGC’s annual operations and current financial conditions.

  • 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
November 27, 2018

WASHINGTON - The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation announced four key appointments to its leadership team: 

Press release
November 20, 2018

WASHINGTON – The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation announced that it has approved a partition application and will provide early financial assistance to the Teamsters Local 805 Pension and Retirement Plan (Local 805 Plan), a trucking industry multiemployer pension plan b

Press release
November 16, 2018