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VRS Member News | A Publication for VRS Members

November 2021


  • An Abundance of Member Services in myVRS
  • Member Tips: Name Your Beneficiaries
  • Hybrid Plan Members: Make Your Contribution Changes by December 15
  • Register for a Member Counseling Appointment With Easy Online Scheduling
  • Introducing the VRS Member Guide
  • VRS Scores Above Average in Retirement Benchmarking Study
  • myVRS Financial Wellness: Organize Expenses With ‘Your Budget Tool’
  • Member Spotlight: Captain Alvie Aquino Culanding, Virginia Beach Sheriff’s Office
  • VRS Honored for Excellence in Financial Reporting
  • Your Turn to Ask: Who Can I Name as a Beneficiary?
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September 2021


  • Feel Confident in Your Future: Take Action Toward Retirement Security
  • Online Retirement and More Member Services Now Available in myVRS
  • VRS News
  • VRS Reports 27.5% Investment Return for Fiscal Year 2021
  • Updated Plan Handbooks: Find Them Here
  • John Bennett Appointed to VRS Board of Trustees
  • Non-Teacher School Division Employees Now Eligible for Health Insurance Credit Benefit in Retirement
  • VRS Member Spotlight: Margaret Smigo, Waterborne Hazards Program Coordinator for VDH
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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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