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Church Pension Group to Host Webinar on the Retirement Readiness of Lay Employees of the Episcopal Church

May 23, 2019
The Church Pension Group, a financial services organization that serves the Episcopal Church, will host a webinar, Understanding Lay Retirement Readiness, to discuss insights from its research on Episcopal Church lay employee retirement readiness on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at 3:30PM ET. Individuals can register at www.cpg.org/research. (Photo: Business Wire)
The Church Pension Group, a financial services organization that serves the Episcopal Church, will host a webinar, Understanding Lay Retirement Readiness, to discuss insights from its research on Episcopal Church lay employee retirement readiness on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at 3:30PM ET. Individuals can register at www.cpg.org/research. (Photo: Business Wire)

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 23, 2019--

The Church Pension Group (CPG), a financial services organization that serves the Episcopal Church, today announced that it will host a webinar to discuss insights from its research on Episcopal Church lay employee retirement readiness.

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The Church Pension Group, a financial services organization that serves the Episcopal Church, will host a webinar, Understanding Lay Retirement Readiness, to discuss insights from its research on Episcopal Church lay employee retirement readiness on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at 3:30PM ET. Individuals can register at www.cpg.org/research. (Photo: Business Wire)

The webinar, Understanding Lay Retirement Readiness, will take place on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at 3:30PM ET, and will be hosted by CPG’s Dr. Matthew Price, Senior Vice President, Research & Data; Anne Hurst, Assistant Manager, Research & Data; and Grace Longo, Financial Education Specialist, Education & Wellness. Individuals can register for the webinar at www.cpg.org/research.

“This year marks the tenth anniversary of the creation of the Lay Employee Pension System as established by General Convention Resolution 2009-A138,” said Dr. Price. “Ninety percent of Episcopal employers now offer lay employees retirement benefits, and assets in CPG’s retirement savings plans for lay employees have increased by more than 200%. Yet, despite these positive outcomes, many lay employees remain uneasy about the prospect of their retirement. The upcoming webinar is an opportunity to share what we have learned and to hear concerns from around the Church.”

CPG offers a variety of tools and resources that are designed to help lay employees prepare for retirement, among them:

In addition, Fidelity Investments, the recordkeeper for CPG’s defined contribution plan, offers other financial preparedness resources, such as these:

About The Church Pension Group

The Church Pension Group (CPG) is a financial services organization that serves the Episcopal Church. It maintains three lines of business—employee benefits, property and casualty insurance, and publishing. CPG provides retirement, health, life insurance, and related benefits for clergy and lay employees of the Episcopal Church, as well as property and casualty insurance, and book and music publishing, including the official worship materials of the Church. Follow CPG on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. cpg.org

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CONTACT: Media:

C. Curtis Ritter

Senior Vice President

Head of Corporate Communications

212-592-1816

critter@cpg.org

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