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More than a million people risk losing their federally insured pensions in just a few years despite recent stock market gains and a strengthening economy, a new government study said on Monday.

Comment: This is about a national issue for private company pensions, not public pensions, but it’s a reminder that defined benefit pensions are poison. The PBGC is a federal insurer for private pensions and it, too, faces insolvency under the stress.

 

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