Updated: July 09 2018

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation

PBGC was created by the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to encourage the growth of defined benefit pension plans, provide timely and uninterrupted payment of pension benefits, and keep pension insurance premiums at a minimum. Defined benefit pension plans promise to pay a specified monthly benefit at retirement, commonly based on salary and years on the job.

Primary Address

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
1200 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005-4026
Phone: (800) 400-7242
Web: http://www.pbgc.gov

Region(s) Served
  • National
  • Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation - Washington DC Office
    1200 K Street, NW
    Washington DC 20005
    Mailing Address:
    PO Box 151750
    Alexandria, VA 22315-1750
    Toll-free: (800) 400-7242 or (800) 400-PBGC
    Phone: (202) 326-4000
    Fax: (202) 326-4047
    Web: http://www.pbgc.gov/
    Email: [email protected]
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