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2017 PreRetirement Schedule Now Open!

[Posted on 12/16/2016 at 8:44 AM]

Registration for the 2017 PreRetirement seminars is now OPEN! If you are eligible to retire from MOSERS or are within five years of retirement eligibility,... Read More

Funding for State Employee Pensions

[Posted on 12/06/2016 at 4:08 PM]

MOSERS has received some calls and emails from members in response to recent news stories about our requested increase in state budget appropriations... Read More

Determining the COLA Rate

[Posted on 11/28/2016 at 2:38 PM]

Your annual cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA, is based on the Consumer Price Index (CPI),* and you will find the COLA for 2017 on the MOSERS website... Read More

2017 PreRetirement Schedule Coming Soon!

[Posted on 11/15/2016 at 2:58 PM]

What a year for MOSERS’ PreRetirement seminars! Our sessions filled early and stayed full throughout the year.  We held a total of 87 seminars... Read More

National Retirement Security Week

[Posted on 10/17/2016 at 7:59 AM]

National Retirement Security Week is a national effort to raise public awareness about the importance of saving for retirement. National Retirement Security... Read More

MOSERS Board Certifies Contribution Rate for Fiscal Year 2018

[Posted on 10/13/2016 at 10:00 AM]

The contribution rate for retirement benefits provided by the MSEP has been determined to be 19.45% of covered payroll for the fiscal year beginning July... Read More

Highlights of Your Total Compensation Package

[Posted on 10/12/2016 at 3:11 PM]

As a benefit-eligible employee with the State of Missouri, your total compensation is more than just the dollars you receive in your paycheck. Benefits... Read More

When Do Retirees Receive Their Monthly Benefit Payments?

[Posted on 08/11/2016 at 11:09 AM]

If you ever wonder when your MOSERS benefit payment will occur, you can check the Payment Schedule page on our website in the Retiree section. Read More

Divorce and Your Benefit Payment Options

[Posted on 07/18/2016 at 11:27 AM]

Marriage and divorce are two life-changing events that can impact a family’s future financial decisions. If you are vested, your retirement benefit... Read More

Travel Assistance for Your Summer Vacation

[Posted on 07/05/2016 at 8:00 AM]

As a reminder during the summer travel season, members and retirees who have life insurance through MOSERS are eligible for Travel Assistance when you... Read More

Anne Rapp is Retiring

[Posted on 06/29/2016 at 8:07 AM]

After nearly 20 years of service at MOSERS, senior benefit counselor, Anne Rapp, is retiring, effective July 1, 2016. Anne is known for going above... Read More

Document Upload Feature for MOSERS Members

[Posted on 06/21/2016 at 8:39 AM]

MOSERS members can upload documents directly to the Member Homepage instead of mailing or faxing these documents to MOSERS. This is an excellent tool... Read More

Thank You!

[Posted on 06/10/2016 at 9:30 AM]

As we conclude this year's Missouri State Employee Recognition Week, we would like to extend our thanks to you for your service to the State of Missouri. Read More

Remembering Our Veterans on Memorial Day

[Posted on 05/27/2016 at 1:43 PM]

In appreciation of our veterans’ service on Memorial Day, we’d like to share a fact sheet from the National Institute on Retirement Security... Read More

Play Ball: The MO Retirement Series

[Posted on 05/25/2016 at 4:15 PM]

Are you ready to slide head first into retirement planning? Beginning May 26, MOSERS, alongside MO Deferred Comp, will be hosting the MO Retirement Series... Read More

Would You Like a Retiree ID Card?

[Posted on 05/10/2016 at 3:01 PM]

What is the purpose of the retiree identification card? These cards are for our retirees to show that they are retired from state employment,... Read More

Financial Literacy Month

[Posted on 04/18/2016 at 3:30 PM]

Since April is Financial Literacy Month, we thought we'd share some online resources from Money Management International. These can be found at: 30... Read More

2016 Retiree Coffee Break Seminars Continue

[Posted on 04/18/2016 at 10:34 AM]

MOSERS, in association with our Retiree Connection group, is continuing to host post-retirement Coffee Break seminars for the calendar year 2016. These... Read More

New Video Takes You Through the Online Retirement Process

[Posted on 04/18/2016 at 9:28 AM]

MOSERS has a new video tutorial on our YouTube channel that shows you how easy it is to retire online. See how convenient the process is... Read More

[Posted on 04/15/2016 at 4:13 PM]

MOSERS is a Public Defined Benefit Plan Are you filing your taxes at the last minute?If so, you may be asked if MOSERS is a public or private retirement... Read More

Economic Policy Institute Study on the State of American Retirement

[Posted on 03/23/2016 at 1:35 PM]

A new study by the Economic Policy Institute demonstrates that most Americans have inadequate retirement savings--particularly women, minorities, single... Read More

Missouri State Employees Day

[Posted on 03/18/2016 at 10:27 AM]

The St. Louis Cardinals have 200 first-come/first-serve tickets held specifically for State of Missouri Retirees to go along with the over 1,427 state... Read More

Press Release

The State of Missouri Deferred Compensation Plan Wins Eddy

[Posted on 03/07/2016 at 4:27 PM]

Jefferson City, MO – The State of Missouri Deferred Compensation Plan was awarded a prestigious Eddy Award from Pension & Investments (P&I)... Read More

Press Release

Antwaun Smith Re-elected Chairman of the MOSERS Board

[Posted on 02/19/2016 at 1:55 PM]

Antwaun Smith, co-founder of the Smith Law Office, based in St. Joseph, Kansas City, and Springfield, has been re-elected chairman of the board of trustees... Read More

Why is My BackDROP Estimate Lower?

[Posted on 01/21/2016 at 2:16 PM]

If you have not yet retired and you received a retirement benefit estimate in 2015 or earlier that includes BackDROP, your estimated BackDROP amount may... Read More

2016 COLA Rate Determined

[Posted on 01/20/2016 at 4:38 PM]

The cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) for 2016 is 0.095%. The 2016 COLA is significantly impacted by decreasing oil prices. This will be effective for... Read More

Understanding Your 1099-R Form

[Posted on 01/15/2016 at 3:48 PM]

This form lists your 2015 retirement benefit income from MOSERS. You will need this form to file your income tax return. The 1099-R provides the following... Read More

Life Services Toolkit

[Posted on 01/08/2016 at 8:44 AM]

Missouri State Employees' Retirement System
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