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May 2021


  • VIDEO: myVRS Financial Wellness Start Here Guides
  • Online Retirement Launching for Eligible VRS Members
  • Financial Planning Services Now Available to VRS Members
  • Health Insurance Credit Expanding to Cover Non-Teacher School Division Employees
  • myVRS Financial Wellness: Tackle Debt With the Credit Card Paydown Tool
  • Quarterly Investments Report Provides Latest Fund Insights
  • 2021 Legislative Summary
  • ICMA-RC is Becoming MissionSquare Retirement
  • VRS Receives Top Awards for Financial Wellness and Optional Retirement Plan Campaigns
  • Your Turn to Ask: What Happens If I Change Hazardous Duty Positions?
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February 2021


  • Watch: VRS in 2020 | Video 
  • Enhanced Security Brings Extra Level of Protection for myVRS Accounts
  • Saving as a Family: Tips on Building Good Habits and Making Them Last
  • Spring Education Sessions Coming to a Screen Near You
  • Introduce Yourself to Money Topics With myVRS Financial Wellness Start Here Guides
  • VRS Member Spotlight: Anthony Swann, 2021 Virginia Teacher of the Year
  • Updated VRS DCP Mobile App Makes Account Management Easy | Video 
  • 2021 Virginia General Assembly Continues Into Special Session
  • Your Turn to Ask: Where Can I Find More Information About Healthcare Options in Retirement?
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November 2020


  • myVRS Financial Wellness: Planning Tools You Can Use
  • Boost Your Knowledge With Member Education Webinars
  • New Design Ahead for VRS Member Website
  • A Closer Look at the VRS Trust Fund
  • Benchmarking Study on Retirement Systems Shows VRS in Good Standing
  • VRS Member Spotlight: Officer Matthew Arnold, Department of Wildlife Resources
  • Who Are Your Beneficiaries? How to Set Your Beneficiary Designations
  • Hybrid Plan Members: Why Make Voluntary Contributions Now?
  • Online Retirement Coming in 2021
  • FAQ: How Do I Roll Over Funds Into My DC Plan Accounts?
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September 2020


  • myVRS Financial Wellness: Get Help with Big Money Decisions
  • Member MBPs Now Available in myVRS
  • COVID-19 Updates: VRS Operations and Items That May Impact You
  • VRS Member Spotlight: Chinh Vu, Dept. of General Services 
  • Dive Into your Plan with Virtual Member Education
  • Revised handbooks Available
  • VRS Announces Return o FY 2020
  • Governor Appoints Two New Members to the Board of Trustees
  • Reasons why now may be the time to Purchase Your Prior Service
  • RAQ: After I retire, Can I return to Work and Still Receive my VRS Benefit?
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