ERISA at 40

  • A lot has changed since the 1970s, but 40 years later, we're still protecting America's retirement savings.

  • From the Ford administration to the Obama administration, ERISA has kept up with the times.

  • Despite its name the Employee Retirement Income Security Act also protects health and other employee benefits. Learn More."

  • Explore 40 years of ERISA with this interactive timeline.

  • The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 protects workers, retirees and their families by setting standards for retirement, health and other employee benefit plans.


      Best Interests, Better Outcomes
      Thursday, October 22, 2015
      Best Interests, Better Outcomes

      Editor’s note: This was originally published on the Huffington Post.  Anyone responsible for managing an employer-sponsored retirement plan knows [...]

      The State of Retirement
      Thursday, September 17, 2015
      The State of Retirement

      I have said it a hundred times over: this isn’t your father’s retirement. Long gone are the days of a pension you can’t outlive and a gold watch. [...]

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Erisa's 40th Anniversary - Welcome Video