Where in the World are MOSERS Retirees?

From 1984 until 1994, Patricia worked for what was then, Southwest Missouri State University, in administrative support. She is now living in the beautiful Australian state of Tasmania.


Guard Your Final Four

March Madness is not the only time to lock down your final four! The last four digits of your SSN are entirely random and need the utmost protection.

Coffee Break Update

Recent recommendations have encouraged us to cancel some of our seminars.


Marriage after Retirement

Did you get married during your retirement years? Congratulations!

Benefit Payments will be Sent on March 31, As Usual

MOSERS will continue to issue benefit payments on the last working day of the month.


Office Closed to Visitors; Staff Remains Available to Assist Members

Beginning Thursday, March 19, 2020, the MOSERS office buildings will be closed to visitors.

Coronavirus Impact on MOSERS' Investments

MOSERS, has been affected by the downturn in the global economy. Our portfolio is well diversified and designed to weather the volatility of the financial markets.

Your Financial Security and Good Health are our Top Priorities

The Missouri State Employees' Retirement System is proactively taking action to ensure the continuation of vital benefit services to our members.

February 2020 Board Meeting Update

The MOSERS Board of Trustees met for their quarterly meeting on February 20, 2020.

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Economic Impact Reports

The Economic Impact Reports include a count of members, as well as the total amount of active payroll and benefit payments distributed to members of MOSERS (or their beneficiaries), by House, Senate or Congressional district.

SECURE Act Change

The Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act, which went into effect on January 1, 2020, made an important change to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) rule.

Mid-Career Webinar Registration Is Now Open

Do you have at least five years of service (vested) and are more than ten years from your first normal retirement eligibility date?


FY 2019 MOSERS Member Profile

MOSERS is pleased to provide a Member Profile Report that presents a summary of our 2019 member data.

Taxes 1099

1099-R Forms Have Been Mailed

Your MOSERS retirement benefits are subject to federal income tax, and Missouri state income tax, if you reside in Missouri.


2020 COLA Determined

The cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) for 2020 is 1.450%.

Rumor Central is Back!

Our Rumor Central blog was on a brief hiatus while we updated and reconfigured it for our new website, but it is back now!

Are you getting Ready to Retire?

2020 Ready to Retire (PreRetirement) is now open!

2020 Coffee Break Schedule - A seminar just for retirees

Coffee Breaks are available to all MOSERS retirees and are hosted by our Retiree Connection group.

Are you getting Ready to Retire?

If you are within five years of retirement eligibility, then it’s almost time! Soon, you will be able to register to attend a Ready to Retire (PreRetirement) Seminar or Webinar!