There is no doubt PERA exists in a competitive, ever-changing environment. Over the years, we have demonstrated the value of providing sustainable and secure retirements to our members in partnership with our employers, while strengthening the Colorado economy as well.
The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to Colorado PERA for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the year ending December 31, 2015.
Life insurance could be beneficial to nearly everyone to help surviving family members with things like funeral expenses. However, some groups should especially consider how life insurance would benefit their survivors.
What if you become severely ill? It’s difficult to talk about, but it’s important that your spouse, family, or other loved ones are aware of your wishes regarding what kind of health care you want if you cannot make your own decisions.
Even if you’re meticulous in planning financially, including arrangements for after your death, it can all be for naught if you don’t share your plans with your family. In fact, last year 60 Minutes reported on the billions of dollars in limbo because the beneficiaries never claimed the money.