LAGERS Disability & Survivor Benefits Webinar – September 22

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! Register View Recording

The LEAD: Speak with LAGERS Leaders – September 27

"The Lead" is a virtual, open, quarterly discussion with LAGERS leaders covering a variety of topics and updates on your retirement system. Do you ever wonder about who your LAGERS leaders are and how they make decisions about your retirement system? Join us from the comfort of your home or office for our first ever ‘The Lead’ discussion where you will hear directly from LAGERS’ leaders. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to gain a candid look into the most recent happenings within your retirement system and to engage with the LAGERS leadership team. This session will be part open discussion and part audience Q&A! Technical requirements for virtual seminar: A computer with speakers (Mobile phones are compatible) as well stable internet connection. You may have to download the Zoom app or software prior to the meeting. Register  

Pros and Cons of Benefit Changes Webinar – October 4

Who Should Attend: Administrators, HR Personnel, Members of Governing Body, Members who are interested in their employer making a benefit change. Your LAGERS benefit structure is flexible to meet your recruitment and retention goals along with fitting in to your budget. LAGERS subdivisions may change each component of the LAGERS benefit structure can be changed once every two years. This webinar will discuss how changing each component will impact employee benefits, cost implications, and potential risks.   Register Watch Recording

Virtual Pre-Retirement Seminar – October 6

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 webinar is open to all LAGERS members wanting to know more about the retirement process. Please fully complete the registration so that we are able to generate your benefit estimate. A Pre-Retirement Seminar packet including your benefit estimate will be emailed to you before the event.   Technical requirements for virtual seminar: A computer with speakers (mobile phones are compatible as well) Stable internet connection May require you to download the Zoom app or software prior to the meeting. Contact Ginnie Medlin at 573.632.6366 or email gmedlin@molagers.org for more information. Register View Recording

Employer Rate Meeting – Blue Springs

Drury Plaza Hotel - Kansas City 20300 E 42nd St. S, Blue Springs, Missouri

This meeting is for LAGERS employer administrative and finance contacts who would like a deeper look into how employer rates are established, how LAGERS is funded, how LAGERS' investment portfolio is doing, where the money goes, and more. Register

Virtual Pre-Retirement Seminar – November 3

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 webinar is open to all LAGERS members wanting to know more about the retirement process. Please fully complete the registration so that we are able to generate your benefit estimate. A Pre-Retirement Seminar packet including your benefit estimate will be emailed to you before the event.   Technical requirements for virtual seminar: A computer with speakers (mobile phones are compatible as well) Stable internet connection May require you to download the Zoom app or software prior to the meeting. Contact Ginnie Medlin at 573.632.6366 or email gmedlin@molagers.org for more information. Register View Recording

Employer Reporting Webinar – November 8

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.   Register View Recording

Pre-Retirement Seminar – Springfield

Double Tree - Springfield 2431 N. Glenstone Ave., Springfield, Missouri

Who should attend: Members within 5 years of retirement. This seminar includes a short discussion on how your benefit is calculated. Then the focus shifts to the retirement application process, payment options, the taxation of your benefit, the cost of living adjustments and options for working after retirement.         Register View Recording

Employer Rate Meeting – Kirksville

Holiday Inn Express - Kirksville 2523 S Franklin St., Kirksville, Missouri

This meeting is for LAGERS employer administrative and finance contacts who would like a deeper look into how employer rates are established, how LAGERS is funded, how LAGERS' investment portfolio is doing, where the money goes, and more. Register

Employer Rate Meeting – St. Peters

Courtyard by Marriott - St. Peters 4341 Veterans Memorial Pkwy., St. Peters, Missouri

This meeting is for LAGERS employer administrative and finance contacts who would like a deeper look into how employer rates are established, how LAGERS is funded, how LAGERS' investment portfolio is doing, where the money goes, and more. Register

Virtual Pre-Retirement Seminar – November 16

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 webinar is open to all LAGERS members wanting to know more about the retirement process. Please fully complete the registration so that we are able to generate your benefit estimate. A Pre-Retirement Seminar packet including your benefit estimate will be emailed to you before the event.   Technical requirements for virtual seminar: A computer with speakers (mobile phones are compatible as well) Stable internet connection May require you to download the Zoom app or software prior to the meeting. Contact Ginnie Medlin at 573.632.6366 or email gmedlin@molagers.org for more information. Register View Recording