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CalPERS Webinar: Early Career Basics

Are you in the early or middle stages of your career? Not ready for retirement but you want to know about your CalPERS benefits? The earlier you develop an understanding of your benefits, the more prepared you will be to make sound decisions today and develop a plan for your financial future.

This free one-hour webinar for CalPERS members will provide a brief summary of CalPERS benefits, tools and resources.

This webinar will give you a better understanding of the following:

  • What is CalPERS
  • Potential Retirement Income Sources
  • Components of Your CalPERS Retirement Calculation
  • Service Credit Purchase
  • Health Benefits
  • The Benefits of Having a Power of Attorney On File
  • Pre-Retirement Death Benefits
  • Leaving Your Employer
  • Tools and Resources
  • Contacting CalPERS
Title: CalPERS: Early Career Basics (registration is required)
To Register: Go to the CalPERS website > Members (tab) > Member Education (in left navigation) > Early Career Basics (registration is free)
Date/Time: February 28, 2013, 10:30 – 11:30 AM (PT)
or May 29, 2013, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM (PT)
Place: Online
Moderator: CalPERS representative
Sponsors: CalPERS and the Human Resources Service Center
Documents: Early Career Basics Webinar Outline (PDF, 26 KB)

This information is provided by the Human Resources Service Center – Benefits unit,, (530) 898-5436.  Please contact CalPERS directly with questions regarding the retirement application.