Is retirement around the corner? The Department of Retirement Systems’ Education & Outreach team offers Nearing Retirement Seminars online. The next seminar is at 9 a.m. on Saturday, February 26, 2022.
Select Nearing Retirement Seminars for more information and how to join the seminar. Be advised that while you can preregister, it is not necessary to do so. Select the date link, or from the seminar page select “Join” 10-15 minutes prior to the start.
If you are unable to attend a live event, scroll down the seminar page and you will find recorded seminar videos you can watch at a time that is more convenient.
Although the Nearing Retirement Seminars are open to all employees, they are designed for those who plan to retire within the next few years. Basic retirement plan information will not be provided at these seminars, but it is important to understand the basics of your plan prior to attending. If you would like to brush up, we encourage you to select your retirement plan and watch the recorded webinar video:
- PERS Plan 1
- TRS Plan 1
- WSPRS Plan 1
- Plan 2: LEOFF, PSERS, WSPRS
- Plan 2: PERS, SERS, TRS
- Plan 3: PERS, SERS, TRS
- Plan 3 Withdrawals
- Washington State DCP Withdrawals
In addition, if you are a member of SERS or TRS, please review the following article: Resignation timing affects health and pension benefits for school employees and teachers.