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Cost of Living Adjustment for 2017 NEW
You will receive an annual Cost-of-Living Adjustment, or "COLA," if you are a retired LACERS Member, or an Eligible Surviving Spouse/Domestic Partner who receives a continuance. Read more ...

Member Alert Regarding Allegedly Predatory Pension Loan Businesses  NEW
Persons receiving monthly pensions, including LACERS Retired Members, may be targeted by salespersons offering immediate cash in exchange for rights to future retirement or disability retirement payments.    These pension loans, or “advances,” may be offered with unlawful or unfair terms, including exceedingly high interest rates and fees.  Some pension loan agreements may also require borrowers to purchase life insurance with the lender named as the beneficiary.

On February 16, 2017, Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer filed a lawsuit against an individual and multiple companies allegedly involved in a predatory lending scheme targeting vulnerable California pensioners. Read more ...

1099-R
LACERS will mail Retired Members their IRS Form 1099-R (Distribution from Pensions, Annuities, Retirement, etc.) by the end of January 2017.  Members and Beneficiaries who do not receive their 1099-Rs by February 15 should contact LACERS to request a new one.  Regenerating a 1099-R may require a few working days to process. 

Also, Retirees who recently moved should contact LACERS to update their address information by using a Change of Address Request form, which is available at www.LACERS.org



MyLACERS

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!
Health Benefits Guide

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  • Click here for 2017 Health Benefits Guide Supplement

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