PERA members want their retirement system to be fair and equitable. So it was no surprise to PERA staff and the Board of Trustees when, in the first ...On November 15, 2017 / By PERA on the Issues
The PERA Board of Trustees has recommended reforms to PERA designed to reduce the overall risk profile of the plan and improve PERA’s funded status. In light of ...On November 1, 2017 / By PERA on the Issues
New study finds defined benefit plans give educational employers an effective recruitment tool and ensure retirement security for teachers. Seems like a logical conclusion. So why are critics ...On November 1, 2017 / By PERA on the Issues
A digest of timely information and insight about finance, investing, and retirement. This is why you shouldn’t count on Social Security | MarketWatch The Social Security system is expected ...On November 1, 2017 / By PERA on the Issues
Traditional pension-type retirement plans play a critical role in recruiting and retaining good teachers and save districts money, according to new research from the National Institute on Retirement ...On October 18, 2017 / By PERA on the Issues
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