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Percentage option available for your DCP contributions


A new feature is available in the Deferred Compensation Program – now you can make DCP contributions using either a whole percentage or dollar amount. What is great about percentages? Your contrib...

Inslee announces Tracy Guerin as director of Department of Retirement Systems


Gov. Jay Inslee today announced the appointment of Tracy Guerin as director of the Washington State Department of Retirement Systems. Guerin now serves as deputy director of the Office of Fin...

Department of Retirement Systems director to take new position in October


Olympia -- Washington Department of Retirement Systems Director Marcie Frost has accepted the position of Chief Executive Officer of the California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS), i...

Retired teachers using Early Retirement Factors (ERFs) can substitute teach beginning June 10


Teachers’ Retirement System (TRS) Plans 2 and 3 teachers who retired using the 2008 Early Retirement Factors (ERFs) will be able to return to work as substitute K-12 teachers for up to 867 hours p...

Members can now update beneficiary information online


The Department of Retirement Systems (DRS) has just released a new online tool to help you ensure your remaining benefit will quickly go to the right person(s) down the road. Now you can update yo...

Direct deposit for retirees — easier than ever!


Have you discovered the convenience and security of using direct deposit for your retirement benefit payments? If not, now is a great time to sign up. DRS has made it easier than ever to get start...

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