Webinars

Webinars are a way for you to become more knowledgeable about your LAGERS benefit without having to leave the comfort of your office. The topics discussed are wide ranging to include all groups of LAGERS members.

Virtual Pre-Retirement Seminar

This is an online Virtual Pre-Retirement Seminar. In this Virtual Pre-Retirement Seminar, we will cover topics such as how your benefit is calculated, the retirement application process, payment options, taxes, COLAs, and other after retirement topics. This Seminar is open to all LAGERS members wanting to know more about the retirement process. When you register for this online event, we will email you a Pre-Retirement Seminar packet including your benefit estimate. Please fully complete the registration so that we are able to generate your benefit estimate.   Technical requirements for virtual seminar: A computer with speakers (mobile phones are compatible as well) Stable internet connection May require you to download GoToWebinar app or software prior to the meeting. Contact Penny Thomas at (573) 632-6350 or pthomas@molagers.org for more information.   Register View Recording

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Medicare 101 – Missouri CLAIM Speaker

Who Should Attend: Pre-Retirees, Retirees, HR Personnel who help employees through the retirement process. This is a LAGERS sponsored event. A representative from Missouri CLAIM will join us to give a Medicare 101 presentation. Missouri CLAIM is a non-profit state funded program whose sole purpose is helping retired Missourians navigate the Medicare system. This presentation will give a general overview of the Medicare system to help you better understand your options. Register

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Leaving LAGERS Covered Employment

Who Should Attend: HR Personnel, Members Considering Changing Jobs This session is designed to help individuals considering leaving LAGERS covered employment understand all of the options for their LAGERS benefit. Because there are many benefit options for a member at termination, this session may also be helpful for administrators and HR personnel who work with individuals through the termination of employment process. This webinar is a CLA Core Requirement   Register View Recording  

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Virtual Pre-Retirement Seminar

This is an online Virtual Pre-Retirement Seminar. In this Virtual Pre-Retirement Seminar, we will cover topics such as how your benefit is calculated, the retirement application process, payment options, taxes, COLAs, and other after retirement topics. This Seminar is open to all LAGERS members wanting to know more about the retirement process. When you register for this online event, we will email you a Pre-Retirement Seminar packet including your benefit estimate. Please fully complete the registration so that we are able to generate your benefit estimate.   Technical requirements for virtual seminar: A computer with speakers (mobile phones are compatible as well) Stable internet connection May require you to download GoToWebinar app or software prior to the meeting. Contact Penny Thomas at (573) 632-6350 or pthomas@molagers.org for more information.   Register View Recording

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Monthly Employer Reporting Review

Who should attend: Administrative, statement, and payment contacts for LAGERS A review of some of the more detailed facets of LAGERS monthly reporting requirements. Topics include ‘free six month period;’ which wages should I report?; how to handle various types of employee leave; termination, transfers, and retirements of employees; and much more. This webinar is a CLA Core Requirement     Register View Recording

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Actuarial 101: Understanding Employer Contributions Rates

Who Should Attend: Administrators, Governing Body Members, Finance Directors This session will give a general overview of actuarial funding, contribution rates and the actuarial valuation process. Anyone involved in the budgeting process, subdivision finances or administration of a subdivision will find this webinar to be beneficial to better understand the process for calculating your contribution rate.   Register

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LAGERS Disability & Survivor Benefits Webinar

Who Should Attend: Members, Administrative & HR Personnel Your LAGERS benefit includes more than just retirement benefits. Disability and survivor benefits are an important part of your benefits package and should be part of your long-term financial plan. In this webinar, we will discuss what are Disability and Survivor benefits, the eligibility requirements for beginning a benefit, differences between Duty vs. Non-Duty related benefits, the application & approval process, and more! This webinar is a CLA Elective Requirement Register View Recording

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Virtual Pre-Retirement Seminar

This is an online Virtual Pre-Retirement Seminar. In this Virtual Pre-Retirement Seminar, we will cover topics such as how your benefit is calculated, the retirement application process, payment options, taxes, COLAs, and other after retirement topics. This Seminar is open to all LAGERS members wanting to know more about the retirement process. When you register for this online event, we will email you a Pre-Retirement Seminar packet including your benefit estimate. Please fully complete the registration so that we are able to generate your benefit estimate.   Technical requirements for virtual seminar: A computer with speakers (mobile phones are compatible as well) Stable internet connection May require you to download GoToWebinar app or software prior to the meeting. Contact Penny Thomas at (573) 632-6350 or pthomas@molagers.org for more information.   Register View Recording

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Virtual Pre-Retirement Seminar

This is an online Virtual Pre-Retirement Seminar. In this Virtual Pre-Retirement Seminar, we will cover topics such as how your benefit is calculated, the retirement application process, payment options, taxes, COLAs, and other after retirement topics. This Seminar is open to all LAGERS members wanting to know more about the retirement process. When you register for this online event, we will email you a Pre-Retirement Seminar packet including your benefit estimate. Please fully complete the registration so that we are able to generate your benefit estimate.   Technical requirements for virtual seminar: A computer with speakers (mobile phones are compatible as well) Stable internet connection May require you to download GoToWebinar app or software prior to the meeting. Contact Penny Thomas at (573) 632-6350 or pthomas@molagers.org for more information.   Register View Recording

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Taxes, COLAs, and Working After Retirement

Who Should Attend: Pre-Retirees and Retirees While applying for retirement and selecting a payment option are important, they are not the only pieces of the puzzle when it comes to your LAGERS retirement benefit. This webinar discusses three of the other important topics surrounding your LAGERS benefit: taxes, cost of living adjustments and working after retirement. This webinar is a CLA Core Requirement   Register View Recording

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