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VRS Member News | A Publication for VRS Members

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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May 2020


  • VRS Services Continue During COVID-19
  • Federal Relief Bill Allows Emergency COVID-19 Defined Contribution Account Withdrawals
  • myVRS Financial Wellness: Coronavirus and Your Financial Health
  • myVRS Financial Wellness: Your Journey Begins Today
  • Member Commitment to Public Service on Full Display Amid COVID-19 Response
  • Stay Connected: Register Your myVRS Account Today
  • 2020 Legislative Summary
  • Governor Appoints New Chairman and Member to Board of Trustees
  • Rate for Purchasing Refunded Service Changes July 1
  • Updated VRS Handbooks Available
  • FAQ: Do Market Fluctuations Affect my VRS Benefits?