With Americans living longer, healthier, and more active lives, retirement planning and saving are more important than ever. Through employer-sponsored retirement plans, businesses can provide benefits to help support the long-term financial security of their employees.
The aging population is one of the largest demographics in the U.S. and accounts for a number of economic shifts. Here are four ways aging is changing in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The U.S. Chamber works to make it easier for employers to provide retirement plans and financial wellness programs for their employees. Working closely with leaders on Capitol Hill and key federal agencies, we advocate for legislation and regulations that ease administrative burdens and promote innovation in plans and services.
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- InternationalThird Annual Transatlantic Business Works SummitWednesday, December 08 - Thursday, December 0909:00 AM EST - 01:00 PM EST
- InternationalSpotlight on Central America: The Call to Action and Partnership for Central AmericaMonday, December 1301:45 PM EST - 03:45 PM EST
- Diversity, Equity, and InclusionEquality of Opportunity In Action: Improving Access to Capital for Minority-Owned BusinessesWednesday, December 1512:00 PM EST - 01:00 PM EST
- Jan 09, 2020Donohue: 'Engaging with the world is our best strategy for strong national security and lasting prosperity' Today U.S. Chamber CEO Thomas J. Donohue cautioned that the United States must continue to engage on the world stage or risk being left behind in his annual State of American Business Address.
- Jan 09, 2020U.S. Chamber Policy Priorities for 2020 This booklet is the guide to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's policy priorities for 2020. This booklet was released and referenced during the 2019 State of American Business on January 9th, 2020.
- Dec 18, 2019U.S. Chamber Key Vote Letter to the Senate on Fiscal Year 2020 Appropriations Bills This Key Vote Alert! letter was sent to the United States Senate, supporting Fiscal Year 2020 appropriations legislation.
- Dec 17, 2019U.S. Chamber Key Vote Letter to the House on Fiscal Year 2020 Appropriations Bills This Key Vote Alert! letter was sent to the U.S. House of Representatives, supporting Fiscal Year 2020 appropriations legislation.
- Nov 22, 2019Comments to DOL on Electronic Disclosure
- Nov 05, 2019Coalition Letter to Senate Leadership in support of the SECURE Act of 2019 This coalition letter to the U.S. Senate urges quick action to pass H.R. 1994 is signed by more than 90 organizations.
- Sep 20, 2019U.S. Chamber Letter Supporting Eugene Scalia to be Secretary of Labor This Hill letter was sent to the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions supporting Eugene Scalia to be Secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor.
- Aug 13, 2019Quick Take: Your Primer on Small Business Retirement Plans Many small business owners struggle to provide retirement savings plans. With MEPs, small business employees can secure healthy retirements.
- Jul 26, 2019House vote on multiemployer pension funding recognizes there is a problem, but more is needed As the multiemployer pension funding crisis looms, its now up to the Senate to act.
- Jul 26, 2019Letter to Senate on Multiemployer Pension Funding Crisis The multiemployer pension funding crisis did not happen overnight, and a solution must be a thoughtful, holistic approach that takes into consideration all aspect of the problem from all interested parties. This is why the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, along with over 100 employers, trades, unions and plans, signed onto a letter to Congressional leadership urging them to take a holistic approach to this problem.