“If there is one person I trust when it comes to helping people navigate the retirement process, it has to be VRS support. The support and guidance provided was straight forward and in my best interest.”
- Joan Krause - Executive Secretary

We know people like you, sitting right where you are, thinking about retirement and not exactly knowing what to do. We were in your shoes not too long ago. We wish we knew what we know now before we went to the Human Resource / Benefits Department. Are you aware that employees retiring under the (VRS) Virginia Retirement System will have their salary reduced by half, and will lose 75% of the face value of their life insurance? If you have enough years in the Virginia Retirement System (VRS) to retire, you need information, and you need it soon.That is why we set up VRS Support.


We want to share information to help you make the right decisions about your retirement.


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Debt in Retirement

Approximately three out of every four Americans carry some form of debt today. The challenge then becomes how to handle that debt wisely—even more so for retirees and near retirees. Debt is created when an individual chooses to buy now but can’t immediately pay cash for their entire purchase. The following basic spending strategies can…

How do I afford health care in retirement?

Save up a big fat pile of money before you retire. Sure, once you hit 65 you will be eligible for Medicare. That will take care of a lot of your medical expenses, but probably not all. You will be required to pay a premium for some of your Medicare coverage, and you will probably…

Suffering From Information Overload?

Stop overdosing on information It’s no secret that today’s technology rich world is an informational geyser. Every day, thousands of sources of new data and information pour into your inbox and desktop, all intent on providing you with new insights and ideas for how to boost your retirement income and plan for you future. But,…


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