PERA News – Member Newsletter
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Newsletter for Active Members of PERA’s General Fund
Strong year for PERA investments; Board approves legislative proposals for 2018 session; President’s Message; The basics of pension plans; PERA’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) is available; Security Updates to MY PERA; Go Green.
Governor vetoes bill containing pension reforms, Vetoed bill included lower assumed investment return, On the legislative highway: PERA’s pension bill, A look at investment returns— Good news for investment returns, Capitol Restoration project nears completion, PERA Board of Trustees seeking candidate.
Meet PERA’s new executive director, FY 2015 financial report, the challenge of longer life expectancies.
Three previous board members reelected, Mary Vanek retires as PERA director, annual financial review.
Phased retirement option extended, PERA executive director to retire, what is PERA doing to protect your identity?, contribution increase next January.
Financial Update for PERA’s Plans, PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE, NEW YEAR. NEW LOOK. Same Commitment to You, Board Seeks Contribution Rate Changes for Police & Fire Plan, MY PERA: Your personal link to us Account access 24/7 at your fingertips.
Earnings assumption lowered, reality check on Rule of 90, sometimes the web beats the phone.
This newsletter introduces the candidates for the five Board of Trustees seats to be decided in the January 2015 election.
Annual financial report, Howard Bicker retires at SBI, New staff and hours at PERA’s Mankato and Duluth offices, the impact of living longer.
Newsletter for Police & Fire and Correctional Plan Members
PERA has a new director, annual financial report, Association celebrates 85 years.
New Police & Fire trustee elected, annual financial review, Mary Vanek retires as PERA director.
Newsletter for Retirees and Benefit Recipients
Our new director, benefit increases for 2016, annual financial report.
Arneson elected retiree trustee, Mary Vanek retires as PERA director, annual financial review.
Newsletter for Deferred Members
Longer life expectancies pose challenges, our new executive director, annual financial report.
Annual financial review, Mary Vanek retires as PERA director, election results.