September retirement seminar will outline pension benefits and health care options

Enrollment is now open for a free, City-sponsored seminar aimed at helping employees prepare for retirement. The two-part seminar will offer participants information on retirement benefits, health insurance and financial management. Both sessions will be held from 8:15 a.m. to noon in Room 101, City of Lakes building, 309 2nd Ave. S.

Retirement seminar part 1 - Wednesday, Sept. 12

·         City of Minneapolis retiree health care benefits.

·         Social Security and how it will integrate with other benefits.

·         PERA (Public Employees Retirement Association) coordinated pension benefits.

Retirement seminar part 2 - Thursday, Sept. 20

·         MNDCP (Minnesota Deferred Compensation Plan) benefits.

·         Medicare.

·         Financial planning and budgeting.

How to enroll

Enrollment is limited, so be sure to sign up promptly. To enroll –

Spouses/partners are welcome to attend. Please notify Katie McGuire at (612) 673-2095 or katie.mcguire@minneapolismn.gov if you wish to reserve a seat for your spouse/partner.

Published Aug. 29, 2012