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Plan Ahead. What to do and when to do it.

Before anything else, preparation is the key to success." - Alexander Graham Bell
It's never too early to start planning for your retirement. As your retirement eligibility approaches here are things you can do to help you prepare.

3-5 years before retirement

1 year

6 months

  • Review the retirement application & begin gathering necessary documents
  • Consider meeting in-person with a KPERS retirement counselor
  • At this time, it's good to review your life insurance needs, health insurance options, Social Security benefits, tax withholding requirements and additional retirement income sources

3 months

Getting Help

Schedule an in-person meeting

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Kansas Public Employees Retirement System
611 S. Kansas Ave, Topeka, KS 66603
Toll-free: 1 888 - 275-5737
Email: [email protected]