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Understanding the Clergy Pension Plan

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Understanding The Church Pension Fund
Clergy Pension Plan — U.S. Dioceses

About This Course

Even if you’re years from retirement, your decisions today can impact your benefits in the future. Getting to know the Clergy Pension Plan can help you make the most of your pension benefit, other retirement benefits, and the benefits available to eligible Active clergy during their career.


Approximately 20 minutes

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You will be prompted to sign in to your CPG Web Account and then automatically forwarded to the course.

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Getting to Know Your Clergy Benefits

This course will walk you through the revised Plan, including your pension benefit and how it’s calculated, what you need to know about being an Active or Inactive Participant, rules about working while pensioned, and much more.

You’ll find information to answer your questions:

  • What determines the amount of my pension?
  • When can I retire and what are my retirement benefits?
  • What if I am between cures or working outside the Episcopal Church?
  • What benefits are available if I die or become disabled?

Utilizing video explanations and personalization to facilitate learning, this online course provides a quick guide to your pension benefit and other benefits from The Church Pension Fund.