Newsletter for Active Members
FRS Bulletin: Once a year, the Division of Retirement distributes this newsletter to active members of the FRS Pension Plan to keep members informed of retirement legislation, benefit provisions and other retirement-related news of interest. Current issues are listed below:
The Fall 2012 issue contains an article on the 2012 Retirement Legislation. The issue also includes articles concerning Member Annual Statements, the basics of DROP, information on the enhancement of our Online Services and how to get started using the many features available through our secure website environment. There are also articles explaining your various options for retirement and how to plan for your retirement. Finally, the newsletter provides Division contact information.
The Fall 2011 issue contains an article on the 2011 Retirement Legislation along with an explanation of the effects of the required employee contributions. The issue also includes articles concerning Member Annual Statements, direct deposit, benefit forfeiture and maintaining your current contact information with the Division. There is also a reminder about the current termination, reemployment and renewed membership provisions. Finally, the newsletter provides information about our Online Services and Division contact information.
Newsletter for Retired Members and Beneficiaries
FRS Retiree Newsletter: This newsletter is distributed to retirees and other beneficiaries of the FRS Pension Plan once or twice a year to keep them informed of retirement legislation, benefit provisions and other retirement-related news of interest. Current issues are listed below:
The January 2013 issue contains the 2013 benefit payment schedule and a description of the IRS 1099-R tax information forms mailed to retirees in January. Related information is provided regarding the retiree annual statement, direct deposit, and our Online Services. There is an article with information for retirees who chose benefit Option 4. Other brief articles provide Division contact information, information on adjusting your tax withholding, and reemployment for retired members.
The Summer 2012 issue contains information about the cost-of-living adjustment and reemployment for retired members. There is also an article about the funding of the Florida Retirement System Pension Plan. Reminders are included about the remaining 2012 benefit payment schedule and keeping your mailing address current. Other brief articles discuss FRS Quick Clips and direct deposit. Contact information for the Division is also provided.
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