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A quarterly, plan-specific newsletter featuring vital information about retirement benefits, health care coverage and other services provided to OPERS' active members.
A quarterly publication for members of the Member-Directed and Combined plans that focuses on OPERS investments.
In addition to satisfying statutory filing requirements, this report also provides a summary of disability activity for 2015.
The resources for retirement information series examine specific Ohio PERS topics from membership through retirement. To order a leaflet, please visit the member publications order page.
The member handbook is an excellent source of information for OPERS members. It details the plan selection process and provides information on preparing for retirement, plan changes and how to apply for retirement.
The Health Care Coverage Guide explains health benefits that apply to individuals in the Traditional Pension and Combined plans who qualify for health care coverage at retirement.This booklet explains the OPERS health plans that are available.
This is provided to assist OPERS members and benefit recipients regarding the interaction of Ohio domestic relations law and state retirement law in relation to their OPERS accounts.
This summarizes the Partial Lump Sum Option Payment (PLOP) -- an option at retirement that allows a recipient to initially receive a lump sum benefit payment along with a reduced monthly retirement allowance -- and shows an example of how it would affect a recipient's monthly benefit.