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Board adopts rules for advisory committee

March 7, 2018

At its December 2017 meeting, the ERS Board of Trustees adopted an amendment to administrative rule 63.17. This amendment supports the Group Benefits Advisory Committee (GBAC). 

ERS annuity payment dates

March 7, 2018

Generally, direct-deposit annuities are sent on the last business day of the month and paper checks are mailed on the second-to-last business day of the month.

Name change for dependent verification: Alight Solutions

March 7, 2018

On January 25, Aon Hewitt, the company that manages dependent verification for ERS, changed to Alight Solutions (Alight).

Already checked for unclaimed money? Check again!

March 7, 2018

The Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts has more forgotten and abandoned property than ever before. Check their new website for your unclaimed money. 

Medicare Preparation Seminar

March 7, 2018

Are you about to turn 65? Attend a Medicare Preparation seminar and learn about Medicare and how it works with your ERS benefits. 

Discount Purchase Program

March 7, 2018

Are you taking full advantage of your Discount Purchase ProgramSM?

End-of-the-year reminder

December 10, 2017

Remember to update your personal information by January 3, 2018.

Remember to look for your Form 1099-R in the mail by February 15

December 10, 2017

By January 31, 2018, ERS will mail FORM 1099-R to anyone who received annuity payments from ERS in 2017.

Retirees to receive federal Form 1095-B from health plan providers

December 10, 2017

What is a Form 1095-B? Who will get it? When will I receive it? 

Executive Director's Corner

December 10, 2017

Taking care of your health is one of the most important investments you can make.

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