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externally to LACERS Members.  LACERS’ goal is to maintain a customer service Member satisfaction rate of at least 90%.  Recent LACERS surveys indicate a customer service satisfaction rate of at least 90% amongst 23 of the 24 measured categories within five surveys.  For more information, click here.

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If you become a LACERS Member on or after July 1, 2013, you are a Tier 2 Member. Click here to view a summary of LACERS Tier 2 benefits.
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Planning for Retirement (PFR) Seminar
Jan. 30, 2015
PFR Tier 1
Jan. 31, 2015
PFR Tier 1
Lunchtime Lecture
Mar. 18, 2014
Larger Annuity
Jun. 17, 2015
Larger Annuity

Board Meeting Schedule
Dec. 23, 2014
10:00 AM
Jan. 13, 2015
10:00 AM

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MyLACERS MyLACERS is a web member service that lets Members view account information 24/7. Active Members can see contributions on account, designated beneficiaries and contact information. Retired Members can view past 1099R statements, current payment statements, designated beneficiaries, current deductions and health deduction information. It's easy, fast and very informative!

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Open Enrollment Has
LACERS’ Open Enrollment period ended December 1 and health plan changes can no longer be made for the 2015 calendar year. Unless there is a qualifying event, the next opportunity to make changes to your LACERS health plan will be during the Open Enrollment period for 2016. For more information about qualifying events, contact LACERS at (800) 779-8328 or visit www.lacers.org/retired to view the 2015 Health Benefits Guide (pages 5-6).

Reminder: Any health plan changes you made during the Open Enrollment period become effective January 1, 2015 and your first monthly health plan premium deduction for 2015 will begin with your December 2014 LACERS Retirement Allowance.

Important News About Your Pension Information
In response to a California Public Records Act (CPRA) request, LACERS has been advised that it must release information regarding all of its Retired Members, including their names, pension amounts, years of service, and retirement year.

This information was provided to Transparent California and may be published on its website, www.transparentcalifornia.com, which has published information from many other pension systems.

We want to let you know that your retirement information may be more available than it had been in the past so that you can take any appropriate precautionary measures to help protect yourself from identity theft or financial scams.

Important Information Regarding Your Retirement Benefits
If You Plan on Transferring or Promoting to DWP – Reciprocity Has Been Suspended between LACERS and WPERP. On December 10, 2013, the City of Los Angeles adopted an ordinance suspending reciprocity, effective January 1, 2014, between the Los Angeles City Employees’ Retirement System (LACERS) and the Water and Power Employees Retirement Plan (WPERP). Read more ...

Online Videos
To view short video presentation of key topics of the LACERS Plan discussed at the Planning for Retirement Seminars, click here.

Member Demographic Fast Facts
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