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Pre-Retirement Planning Self-Help Guide for New York State Employees

This Guide is updated every June and January of each year.

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION  PDF

USING THE SELF-HELP GUIDE  PDF

Chapter 1 — RETIREMENT PLANNING  PDF

Chapter 2 — LIFESTYLE CHANGES  PDF

Chapter 3 — HEALTH AND WELLNESS  PDF

Chapter 4 — HOUSING OPTIONS  PDF

Chapter 5 — EMPLOYMENT CONSIDERATIONS  PDF

Chapter 6 — BUDGETING AND FINANCIAL PLANNING  PDF

Chapter 7 — LEGAL AFFAIRS  PDF

Chapter 8 — NYS DEFERRED COMPENSATION PLAN  PDF

Chapter 9 — NYS AND LOCAL EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM PDF

Chapter 10 — HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE  PDF

Chapter 11 — SOCIAL SECURITY AND MEDICARE  PDF

Retirement Checklist  PDF

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