Answers to some common questions from retirees are available on Colorado PERA’s website at www.copera.org.
You can find information on:
- Working after retirement provisions—To better understand your requirements for returning to work for a PERA employer, visit the Working After Retirement page.
- Check abbreviations—If you see an abbreviation on your check or benefit statement that you don’t understand, view a list of abbreviations.
- Social Security benefit reductions—Learn more about the reductions to your Social Security benefit that could apply because of your PERA membership by visiting the Social Security page.
- 401(k) and 457 Plan enrollment—Retirees working after retirement for a PERA employer can contribute to the PERAPlus 401(k) Plan and in some cases the PERAPlus 457 Plan. Learn more.
If you don’t have internet access, PERA’s Customer Service Center is happy to answer your questions about these and any other PERA-related topics. You can reach us by calling 1-800-759-7372.