Pension Rights Center (PRC)
Advocacy - Pension Rights
1050 30th St NW, Washington, DC, 20007-3822
Distance: 255 Miles
Program that works on behalf of individuals and/or groups to make sure that they receive the benefits and services for which they are eligible
Advocates for the retirement security of workers, retirees and their families
Offers assistance getting pensions for eligible people
Information on the website includes:
* Learn the Issues - legislation, current topics, regulations, court cases
* Get the Facts - statistics and facts about pensions and retirement income
* Take Action - information about how to impact pension legislation and reform
The U.S. Administration on Aging Pension Counseling and Information Program currently serves 30 states. Free legal assistance is available to individuals experiencing a problem with their pension, profit sharing or retirement savings plans.
The pension counseling project for Minnesota Residents is the Upper Midwest Pension Rights Project (UMPRP).
To receive help accessing a pension, the individual or the former employee must meet one of the following:
* Live in the 5 state area (Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, North Dakota and South Dakota)
* Previously worked in the 5 state area
* Benefit is administered in the five state area
There is no fee for this service
The Upper Midwest Pension Rights Project is the division of the national organization serving Minnesota.
|Toll Free||(888) 420-6550|
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
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FP-0500.3500Issue Advocacy Definition
Programs that engage in a form of advocacy that focuses on marshaling public and legislative support for a particular social or political goal.
FT-1000.6500Pension Benefits Assistance Definition
Programs that provide information, education, advocacy and/or other forms or legal assistance for people who are experiencing difficulties understanding or collecting their retirement benefits or who have other complaints about the terms or administration of their public or private pension plan or fund.
YB-8000Older Adults Definition
Individuals who are age 50, 55, 60, 62 or 65 or older depending on the minimum age for qualifying as an older adult which varies by program.