Welcome to PBGC! Since 1974, we’ve protected retirement security, and the retirement incomes of over 35 million American workers, retirees and their families in private-sector defined benefit pension plans. If you are here, chances are, you’re either new to PBGC or received a letter from us. Rest assured, we’re committed to helping our customers during this important time. We’re passionate about delivering the highest level of customer service, providing financial support, ensuring our information is accurate and up-to-date, and protecting your information. We’re passionate about securing your tomorrow, today.