Just as financial issues differ throughout your career, questions and concerns that affect your Colorado PERA membership change too. Through PERA’s free educational webinars, whether live or on demand, what you need to know about your PERA benefits in every stage of your working life is brought into clear focus so you can make informed decisions every step of the way.
You can ask questions in a live Q&A with our knowledgeable Member Education team and get clear information so you understand what benefits are available as you map out any plans for retirement. Here are the webinars available for members:
Your first day working for a PERA employer is not too soon to lay a great foundation for retirement. We’re here to help you. Hop on a webinar geared just for you:
New Member Webinar: For new school district employees, judges, non-State classified employees at a university or college, and new employees at certain instrumentalities of the State (view the PERA Affiliated Employers list on copera.org).
Retirement Choice Webinar: For new employees with the State of Colorado, community colleges, universities, or local government employees who are required to choose between the PERA Defined Benefit (DB) Plan and the PERA Defined Contribution (DC) Plan within the first 60 days of being hired.
A benefits refresher
Benefit Information Webinar: Perfect for members who have been working at a PERA employer for a few years and need a refresher on their benefits. We include helpful information on how to calculate and plan now for a PERA retirement.
When can you retire?
Retirement Process Webinar: If retirement is in sight, don’t miss this one! We help you create an action plan for the last year before retirement, including a review of the application process and other tips on this important step of the PERA journey.
Interested in attending a webinar?
Hear from our Member Education team about why you should attend!