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November 17, 2016

Convening Spotlight: State Treasurer's Savings Programs

During our 2016 IABG Partner Convening last October, we had the opportunity to hear from staff at...

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June 29, 2015

Family Assets Count: Chicago

In Chicago 20% of families live in poverty, but far more (49%) are financially vulnerable. These...

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May 29, 2015

Community Investment Awards Highlight Secure Choice & Student Loans Report

This month, Heartland Alliance for Human Needs & Human Rights was honored for their...

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January 5, 2015

Governor Quinn Signs the Secure Choice Savings Program into Law

Chicago, IL — Governor Quinn signed the Illinois Secure Choice Savings Program (SB2758) into law...

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December 3, 2014

Illinois Legislature Passes the Secure Choice Savings Program

Chicago, IL — On a vote of 30-25-2 in the Senate and 67-45 in the House, the Illinois Secure...

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October 31, 2014

Chicago Community Forums on Retirement Security

Many people work their whole lives but don’t have enough savings for retirement. In Illinois,...

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April 9, 2014

Senate Passes the Illinois Secure Choice Savings Program

On a vote of 31-22-2, the Illinois Secure Choice Program (SB2758) passed out of the Illinois Senate...

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January 29, 2014

Too Many Workers Retire into Poverty

During last night’s State of the Union address, President Obama said we must do more to help...

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September 5, 2013

Retirement Insecurity: Testimony from the Poverty Commission Hearing

IABG testified at a public hearing in Chicago for the lllinois Commission on the Elimination of...

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