Principal Financial Phone Number

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  • Calls Principal Financial's Customer Service department
  • The average hold time is 26m
  • Hours are Mon-Fri 7am-7pm CST
  • The best time to call is 10:45am
  • Popular issues for this call center: Get insurance, Make/Chase a claim, Coverage question, Overcharge/Strange charge, and Renew coverage.
  • Reach a live Principal Financial agent: Press 0, next enter SSN, then a rep comes after a few moments.
  • What you hear when you call: Enter the 9 digits of your full Social Security number to help locate your account.

Reasons customers like you called recently

I received the following email message from Principal:**"You have a new secure message...
About my *** from MITCHELL gold.
Trying to discuss borrowing against my ***k
Can not access my account
I need to contact the Death Benefits Department. *May I have a phone number?
Withdrawal ***k due to leaving my job on **********
Fully vested ESOP withdrawal question
Someone has used identity fraud my phone number to my account is ***-***-**** someone h...
I have questions about procedures covered under my dental insurance
I would like to speak with someone about my dental insurance benefits.
I want to rollover one account into another. I have two accounts with principal. I'd li...

Principal Financial Customer Phone Number 800-986-3343 - Stats

Phone number to dial800-986-3343
Call-back availableYES
Call picked up by a real personYES
Department you're callingCustomer Service
Call center hoursMon-Fri 7am-7pm CST
Best time to dial10:45am
Average wait26 minutes
Current wait36 minutes
Rank (among phone numbers)1
Rank (overall)1
Communication channelsphone, web
Quality of communication71%
Quality of help75%
Customer votes582
Information last updatedWed Feb 28 2024 09:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

Principal Financial's Best Toll-Free/800 Customer Phone Number

This is Principal Financial's best phone number, the real-time current wait on hold and tools for skipping right through those phone lines to get right to a Principal Financial agent. This phone number is Principal Financial's Best Phone Number because 3,534 customers like you used this contact information over the last 18 months and gave us feedback. Common problems addressed by the customer care unit that answers calls to 800-986-3343 include Get insurance, Make/Chase a claim, Coverage question, Overcharge/Strange charge, Renew coverage and other customer service issues. Rather than trying to call Principal Financial first, consider describing your issue first; from that we may be able to recommend an optimal way to contact them via phone or web. In total, Principal Financial has 2 phone numbers. It's not always clear what is the best way to talk to Principal Financial representatives, so we started compiling this information built from suggestions from the customer community. Please keep sharing your experiences so we can continue to improve this free resource.

Contacting Principal Financial - by phone or otherwise

While 800-986-3343 is Principal Financial's best toll-free number, there are 3 total ways to get in touch with them. The next best way to talk to their customer support team , according to other Principal Financial customers, is by calling their 800-547-7754 phone number for their Retirement Plan Customer Service department. Besides calling, the next favorite option for customers looking for help is via 800-547-7754 for Retirement Plan Customer Service. If you think this information is inaccurate or know of other ways to contact Principal Financial please let us know so we can share with other customers. And you can click here if you want to compare all the contact information we've gathered for Principal Financial.

What is GetHuman's Relationship to Principal Financial?

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Retirement Plan Customer Service800-547-7754

Beyond the Phone Number

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