Social Security: What’s in it for Me?

What Social Security Can Mean for You? Watch Video

Social Security 101: What's in it for me?

From Social Security Administration (SSA): “Are you a college student or young worker getting started on your career? Curious what that FICA tax is that comes out of your paycheck? Want to know how Social Security can help young people? Are you looking for tips on saving and planning for your financial future?

If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, this video on the SSA site, “Social Security 101: What’s in it for Me?”, is for you. After you watch it, please share it with other college students and young workers in your community!”

Tools You Can Use

SSA.Gov Retirement Planning Tools

Secure Retirement

SECURE RETIREMENT TIMELINE
7/1/2015 - SEIU 775 successfully bargains for retirement benefit
3/1/2016 - Secure Retirement Trust effective and contributions received
2/24/2017 - Plan Design Complete and Plan Document Approved
6/30/2017 - Began mailing Summary Plan Documents to participants
December 2017 - Statements mailed for plan year ending 2/28/17
Coming in 2018 - Access to online participant balance and vesting information

IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT QUALIFYING HOURS
Work 300 hours in the 2017-2018 plan year to obtain a qualifying year of service!