NRSE

National Retirement Security Event

Overview

CalSTRS is with you throughout your career.

CalSTRS is taking part in a national event to raise public awareness about the importance of saving for your retirement. Attend this virtual event designed for your career stage and learn why it’s important to have both a defined benefit and a defined contribution plan.

Webinars will be hosted each week throughout the month of October. To register, select the career stage below that best fits you.

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Early career members

Have you recently started working in the last five years? If so, then it’s critical you understand your retirement benefit so you can take an active part in it’s development. Register for the webinars below to understand your CalSTRS benefits and steps you can take now for your secure future.

My Retirement System & Start Saving Now with Pension2

Looking for a quick and easy way to learn about CalSTRS and how it plays a large part in your retirement? This workshop is designed to help you learn more about your California State Teachers’ Retirement System benefits and how the CalSTRS Pension2 low-cost 403(b) and 457(b) plans can help you save more for your future.

Navigating Market Volatility with Pension2

All investing involves some degree of risk. Investing your emotions in a relationship opens you up to potentially getting hurt, while also allowing for personal growth. Investing for your retirement is similar. In order to properly invest for your retirement, your savings in a defined contribution plan will be exposed to stock market fluctuations.

In this webinar, you’ll learn about the variety of emotions you may experience as an investor and understand why the stock market fluctuates in the first place. You’ll also receive risk mitigation strategies to ensure, even in times of stress, that your emotions remain composed while your retirement savings stay on course. In addition, you’ll find out how to take control of your retirement savings future with CalSTRS Pension2®.

Midcareer members

Have at least five years under your belt, but no more than 20 years working in education? We suggest that you register for the webinars below to take a deeper dive into your retirement benefits and learn what you can do to enhance your retirement.

My Retirement Benefits

Are you ready to get serious about understanding your retirement? This interactive workshop is designed to give you all the tools you need to calculate your retirement. You will also learn about important topics like the CalSTRS’ hybrid retirement system, survivor benefits, your retirement gap, and steps to increase your retirement income. Get the information you need to know to be informed about CalSTRS retirement.

Start Saving Now with Pension2

In this webinar, you’ll understand how valuable saving even a little money today will benefit you hugely by the time you’re ready to retire. Even if you already have a retirement savings account, the CalSTRS Pension2 program may provide you with a greater retirement income, allowing you to afford the retirement you desire. You may not be retiring soon, but there’s no time like the present to start saving for it.

Near retirement members

Ready to retire or thinking about doing so in the next year or two? You’ve worked hard all your life for this moment, make sure you understand your retirement benefits and the decisions you will need to make.

My Retirement Decisions

Are you ready to get serious about understanding your retirement? This interactive workshop is designed to give you all the tools you need to calculate your retirement. You will also learn about important topics like the CalSTRS’ hybrid retirement system, survivor benefits, your retirement gap, and steps to increase your retirement income. Get the information you need to know to be informed about CalSTRS retirement.

Start Saving Now with Pension2

In this webinar, you’ll understand how valuable saving even a little money today will benefit you hugely by the time you’re ready to retire. Even if you already have a retirement savings account, the CalSTRS Pension2 program may provide you with a greater retirement income, allowing you to afford the retirement you desire. You may not be retiring soon, but there’s no time like the present to start saving for it.

All members – financial awareness education

In addition to providing retirement-based education to help you along the way to a secure retirement, CalSTRS developed a three-part financial series. We are excited to offer you the first in this series called, “Save For Your Future.” Register today for both the “Save For Your Future” and “Start Saving Now with Pension2″ webinars.

Save For Your Future

A spending plan gives you control of your money, keeps you focused on your financial goals, and helps you organize your expenses, debt and savings. Spend an hour and a half learning the strategies financial planners use to get their clients on the right financial path.

In this webinar, you’ll learn how to create a spending plan, understand your credit report, build/keep good credit, and manage your debt.

Navigating Market Volatility with Pension2

All investing involves some degree of risk. Investing your emotions in a relationship opens you up to potentially getting hurt, while also allowing for personal growth. Investing for your retirement is similar. In order to properly invest for your retirement, your savings in a defined contribution plan will be exposed to stock market fluctuations.

In this webinar, you’ll learn about the variety of emotions you may experience as an investor and understand why the stock market fluctuates in the first place. You’ll also receive risk mitigation strategies to ensure, even in times of stress, that your emotions remain composed while your retirement savings stay on course. In addition, you’ll find out how to take control of your retirement savings future with CalSTRS Pension2®.