2017 ANNUAL MEETING OF NYSTRS DELEGATES
On November 5 and 6, Jen Snyder, Frank Bua, Luci Legotti and Jeff Bernstein joined more than 700 delegates and alternates at the annual NYSTRS conference at the Saratoga Springs City Center. A quick recap:
Copies of the seminar presentations can be downloaded from the links below:
Delegate Overview―Your Retirement System
Social Security Information
Your NYSTRS Pension: What You Need to Know
Introducing Our New Online Retirement Application NEW!
Death and Taxes―We Can’t Escape Them, So We Better Plan for Them!
Pension Industry Update: The Latest News From Across the Nation
What’s New at NYSTRS?
Remember, the GNTA is your local union -- we are NOT retirement experts. Develop your own NYSTRS account by using the link below. It's easy; you just need your NYSTRS Employee ID number!
Frank , Jen, Jeff and Luci
EMPLOYER CONTRIBUTION RATE (ECR)
1 Year of Credit
You will be eligible to purchase credit for prior service. For more information, see our publication You Deserve the Credit.
5 Years of Credit
If you are a Tier 3 or 4 member, your pension will be vested, and you will be eligible for a NYSTRS service retirement benefit at age 55.
10 Years of Credit
20 Years of Credit
25 Years of Credit
30 Years of Credit
35 Years of Credit
It is important to HAVE ALL THE CREDIT FOR WHICH YOU ARE ELIGIBLE because your total service credit impacts your eligibility for NYSTRS benefits — and often the amount of those benefits. The following types of service can build your credit and help you reach important service milestones:
This information is meant to serve as a guideline. As always, go to NYSTRS.org for the most current information.