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MyPBA: My Pension Benefit Access

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PBGC’s Customer Contact Center phone system is experiencing high call volumes. As a result, you may experience longer than normal wait times. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

MyPBA banner imageBased on your feedback, PBGC has improved your online experience with extra security and easier access, partnering with to protect your personal information when conducting business with PBGC online.

You are eligible for a MyPBA account if you are owed benefits from a plan that has been trusteed by PBGC. This includes customers currently receiving benefits as well as those entitled to future benefits.   

New and existing My Pension Benefit Access (MyPBA) account users, must create a account to gain access to the enhanced version of MyPBA. The authentication security process is used to verify your identity and protect your personal information. Once you create your account, it will take approximately 20 minutes for your new MyPBA account to be ready. When complete, you will be able to access your MyPBA account information. With this new account, your password will not expire. button for MyPBA account access

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Questions? See the MyPBA FAQs.

Here’s what you’ll need to register:

  • Valid Email Address
  • Phone Number (mobile preferred)
  • Current State-Issued ID (picture of the front and the back)

Enjoy these benefits:

  • View your 1099-R tax form
  • Obtain a letter that verifies your PBGC income
  • Update your address, contact, and banking information
  • Update your federal tax withholding
  • Request a benefit estimate
  • Apply for benefits
Last Updated: December 3, 2021