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View a SERS video through our YouTube channel or choose one of the options below.

 

MEMBER EDUCATION WEB SERIES

This video discusses eligibility for members who either:

  • Retire before August 1, 2017, or
  • Will have at least 25 years of service credit by August 1, 2017.

Here are links to a few of the resources referenced in the video:

List of Purchasable Service Credit:
www.ohsers.org/purchased-service-credit

Pension Tables Showing Reduced vs. Unreduced Retirement:
www.ohsers.org/when-to-retire

Information about pension reform and the Buy-Up option:
http://ohsers.org/ohio-pension-reform

Member Account Login
http://www.ohsers.org/account-login

 

This video discusses eligibility, and how it may be affected by pension reform if you:

  • Retire after August 1, 2017, or
  • Will not have at least 25 years of service credit by August 1, 2017.

Here are links to a few of the resources referenced in the video:

List of Purchasable Service Credit: 
http://www.ohsers.org/purchased-service-credit

Information about pension reform and the Buy-Up option:
http://ohsers.org/ohio-pension-reform

Member Account Login:
http://www.ohsers.org/account-login

 

This video discusses how your SERS pension could impact the benefits you receive from Social Security. 

Here are links to the resources referenced in the video:

Social Security and SERS:
http://www.ohsers.org/social-security

Windfall Elimination Provision and Qualified Year Earnings Chart
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/pubs/EN-05-10045.pdf

Social Security Administration:
https://www.ssa.gov/

 
PREPARING FOR RETIREMENT

Are you within two years of retirement and unable to attend one of our Retirement Conferences? Watch the videos included in this series to prepare for your retirement with SERS. 

 

PENSION REFORM

This video addresses the options for members who have worked in the Ohio school systems in an SERS-covered position within the last year.

 

This video is designed for members who:

  • have not worked in the Ohio school systems in an SERS-covered position within the last year
  • do not have at least 10 years of service credit, AND
  • will not be at least age 60 by August 1, 2017

 

This video is designed for members who:

  • have not worked in the Ohio school systems in an SERS-covered position within the last year
  • have at least 5 but less than 25 years of service credit
  • will be at least age 60 by August 1, 2017
 
 HEALTH CARE 

 This video provides an overview of upcoming changes to SERS' health care program in 2017.

 

This series provides information on several Medicare topics, such as when to sign up, the coverage available, your choices when signing up, and Medicare Part D.

 

EMPLOYER EDUCATION WEB SERIES

Video #1 explains how to complete an Employer Certification of Final Deposits Form for service retirement and survivor benefits

 

Video #2 explains how complete an Employer Certification of Final Deposits Form for refunds, reemployed retiree payments, and beneficiary lump sum annuities

 

Both videos also offer helpful tips in response to some commonly asked questions.