Retirement Planning and Related Sites

Welcome to our retirement planning tools and related sites page.

These links are to help participants and others looking for more information about retirement and organizations related to employee and government benefits.    



Retirement Toolkit (Provided by the United States Department of Labor, Social Security Administration and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services)

This document provides valuable information about retirement planning, Social Security, details of Medicare and more.

Finding a Lost Pension
(published by the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, PBGC)

This document provides detailed information about how to find a lost pension that you may have earned during your working career.

Please scroll down for more related sites.      




AARP is a nonprofit membership organization that helps people 50 and over improve the quality of their lives. Their website provides comprehensive resources on a broad range of topics, including health care, financial planning, travel, hobbies/interests and volunteerism.

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

This site provides comprehensive information about Medicare, Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program.

Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI)

This site is the online home of EBRI, which contributes to, encourages and enhances the development of sound employee benefit programs and sound public policy through objective research and education.

Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA)

This is the online home of EBSA, a part of the U.S. Department of Labor, which educates and assists individuals covered by private retirement plans.


This is the IAM union's official website.

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

This is the official website for the Internal Revenue Service. It provides information and forms related to federal income taxes.

John Hancock

John Hancock is the Recordkeeper for the IAM National 401(k) Plan.

National Institute on Retirement Security

This site is the online home of the NIRS, which encourages the development of public policies that enhance retirement security in America.

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC)

PBGC is a federal agency created by the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) to protect pension benefits in private-sector traditional pension plans known as defined benefit plans. This site provides information about what the agency does and how it works.

Social Security Administration

This site provides comprehensive information about Social Security benefits and working with the Social Security Administration.

United States Department of Labor

This site provides information from the Department of Labor related to working conditions, opportunities for profitable employment and work-related benefits and rights.