Retirement Security

right_retirement_comboAmericans are in the midst of a retirement crisis. Wall Street excess and corporate greed have put a secure retirement out of reach for a growing number of working families, and too many of us are in danger of not having enough retirement savings to pay for food, medicine and housing.

SEIU Local 521 is working to strengthen our social security system, reform public pensions and help deliver retirement security for more Californians.

How you can help bring Retirement Security for All:


*Source: Ghiralducci, Teresa, “Our Ridiculous Approach to Retirement”, New York Times (July 12, 2012)


Thanks to SEIU members who wrote letters, recruited speakers at hearings, and shared our stories with legislators and the press, retirement security is becoming more of a reality for millions of California workers. The Secure Choice Savings Program promotes greater retirement savings for California’s private-sector workers who currently lack access to retirement savings plans at work, such as our child care providers. Find out more.

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