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Speakers Tell Council DOL Guidance Needed To Boost Savers’ Lifetime Income Options

08/26/2014 | Bloomberg BNA's Pension & Benefits Reporter

A combination of guidance and online tools from the DOL on lifetime income would help retirement plan participants make good decisions about their retirement funds and investments, a speaker told the ERISA Advisory Council.


Burlington College Neglected Retirement Contributions

08/26/2014 | Seven Days

Burlington College neglected to make contributions to the retirement funds of staff members this summer. More...

Pension law, regulation pioneer Robert Nagle dead at 84

08/19/2014 | Business Insurance

Robert Nagle, a long-time pension policymaker and regulator, died Saturday at his home in McLean, Virginia. Mr. Nagle, 84, had been battling cancer.


Latest News Releases (View all)

A tribute to retirement security hero Bob Nagle


WASHINGTON – The Pension Rights Center pays tribute to a true retirement security hero, Robert E. Nagle, who died at his home at the age of 84 on Saturday, August 16, 2014.


Connecticut Takes a Big Step Towards Retirement Security for Its Residents


WASHINGTON – The Pension Rights Center applauds the Connecticut General Assembly for passing legislation that lays the groundwork for a new state-administered retirement savings plan for private-sector workers who do not have an employer-provided pension or retirement savings plan.&nbsp


New Law Set to Protect Pensioners in Some Religiously-Affiliated Nonprofits


WASHINGTON – On April 7, President Obama signed the Cooperative and Small Employer Charity Pension Flexibility Act into law. (P.L. 113-97).


Speeches, Statements, and Letters (View all)

Speech by Karen Friedman to the Governor’s Task Force to Ensure Retirement Security for All Marylanders (August 7, 2014)


My name is Karen Friedman, and I am the executive vice president and policy director of the Pension Rights Center, a national consumer organization working exclusively to protect and promote the retirement rights of workers, retirees, and their families.


PRC Comments to the PBGC on documentation of terminated plans (July 30, 2014)


The Pension Rights Center submitted comments to the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, recommending documents and information that pension plan administrators should submit to the agency when plans are terminated.


PRC Letter to the Department of Labor on Its Spring 2014 Regulatory Agenda (June 10, 2014)


The Pension Rights Center sent a letter to the Labor Department's Employee Benefit Security Agency (EBSA), expressing concern over pension issues that are missing from EBSA's More...