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The funded status of our retiree health subsidy benefits was 78.5% (based on market value of

assets as of June 30, 2014). In recent years, LACERS robust pre-funding of retiree health benefits was used as a case study in a Governor’s Task Force report and has been lauded by several entities. The City of Los Angeles began pre-funding LACERS retiree health benefits in 1987.

For more information, facts, and figures, click here for LACERS most recent Actuarial Valuation.


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If you become a LACERS Member on or after July 1, 2013, you are a Tier 2 Member. Click here to view a summary of LACERS Tier 2 benefits.
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Planning for Retirement (PFR) Seminar
Mar. 2, 2015
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Mar. 13, 2015
PFR Tier 1
Lunchtime Lecture
Mar. 18, 2015
Larger Annuity
Jun. 17, 2015
Larger Annuity

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Mar. 10, 2015
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Mar. 24, 2015
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MyLACERS MyLACERS is a web member service that lets Members view account information 24/7. Active Members can see contributions on account, designated beneficiaries and contact information. Retired Members can view past 1099R statements, current payment statements, designated beneficiaries, current deductions and health deduction information. It's easy, fast and very informative!

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Self-Nomination Packets For Retired Member of Board of Administration Have Been Mailed To All Eligible Voters NEW
Self-Nomination packets for the Office of Retired Member of the LACERS Board of Administration were mailed to all Retired Members (eligible voters).

Self-Nomination packets include: Read more ...

Anthem Subscribers' Personal Information Accessed By Hackers NEW

Impacted Members Will Receive Information about Free Identity Protection Services for Two Years via U.S. Mail starting Friday, February 13

LACERS became aware that Anthem, Inc. (the parent company of LACERS Anthem Blue Cross HMO, PPO, and Medicare Supplement plans) was the victim of a highly-sophisticated cyber attack. Anthem has informed us that its Member data was accessed, and could include that of our Retired Members.  Read more ...

Important Information Regarding Your Retirement Benefits
If You Plan on Transferring or Promoting to DWP – Reciprocity Has Been Suspended between LACERS and WPERP. On December 10, 2013, the City of Los Angeles adopted an ordinance suspending reciprocity, effective January 1, 2014, between the Los Angeles City Employees’ Retirement System (LACERS) and the Water and Power Employees Retirement Plan (WPERP). Read more ...

Online Videos
To view short video presentation of key topics of the LACERS Plan discussed at the Planning for Retirement Seminars, click here.

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