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Register Today for Retirement Workshops Jan. 12, 18

By: Sherry Squires   Published 6:43 am / January 11, 2017

Human Resource Services will present a retirement workshop for Boise State University employees enrolled in the PERSI retirement plan on Jan. 12, and a second workshop on Jan. 18 for all employees.

Investing in the PERSI Choice 401k

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Student Union Simplot C Ballroom
Open to: PERSI Eligible Employees
Empower Retirement – Ali Belden, Representative

Employees participating in the PERSI retirement plan may enroll in the PERSI Choice 401k Plan for additional retirement savings. Learn more about the benefits of investing into this Supplemental Retirement Savings Account.

Ali will will be covering the following topics as well as answering any questions:

  • What is a 401k defined contribution plan
  • Reasons for contributing
  • Contribution limits
  • Plan highlights
  • Plan loans/withdrawals
  • Rollovers
  • Distribution options

Complete this registration form for the Persi 401k workshop no later than Jan. 11.

Your Voluntary Retirement Savings Plans at Work

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 18, Student Union Bergquist Lounge
Open to: All Boise State employees
Presented by Jennifer Braun-Blanco, VALIC Financial Advisor

All employees are invited to attend this informational session to find out why you should consider contributing to a voluntary retirement savings plan through payroll deduction.

The advantages and disadvantages of each plan type will be covered, to include tax deferral, loan provisions, possible tax free distributions, early retirement or job change access, and the new, lower cost Mutual Fund options! Come learn more about how to prepare for your financial future.

Complete a registration form for Your Voluntary Retirement Savings Plans at Work session no later than Jan. 17.