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Navigating the Retirement Race Track

Whether you're at the beginning or the end of your PERA career, it's never too early or late to prepare for retirement. Join us and master the race track toward retirement.

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Refresh. Rejuvenate. Retire

For National Wellness Month, learn how you can best take care of yourself emotionally and physically before retiring.

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PERA & PERA SmartSave Seminar - Albuquerque

This in-person seminar is great for all members. Come learn more about your retirement plans now. Seating is limited. Pre-registration is required.

3rd Thursday of each month at 1:00 pm

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PERA & PERA Smart Save Seminar - Santa Fe Office

This in-person seminar is great for all members. Come learn more about your retirement plans now. Seating is limited. Pre-registration is required.

3rd Thursday of each Month at 1:00 pm

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PERA & PERA SmartSave Retirement Seminar

This virtual seminar is great for PERA members nearing retirement. Come learn more about your retirement plans now.

Fourth Tuesday of every month, 9AM-11AM

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News & Announcements

PERA Announces Michael Shackelford as Chief Investment Officer

The Public Employees Retirement Association of New Mexico, a leading retirement system, announced that Michael Shackelford has been named as Chief Investment Officer of the nearly $17 billion Trust Fund.

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1 Tip to Financial Freedom

Join us as we provide you with one tip to financial freedom as an active PERA member so that you are financially secure in retirement!

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Donut Know What We'd Do Without You

In honor of National Donut Day, we will talk with current and past PERA leaders as they talk about the last 75 years of PERA's legacy...and eat donuts.

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Voya Unforeseen Emergency Withdrawal

If you have been financially affected by the recent wildfires burning in New Mexico and you are currently participating in the voluntary PERA SmartSave Deferred Compensation Plan, you may apply for an Unforeseen Emergency Withdrawal (UEW), due to President Biden’s Federal Disaster Declaration.

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Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham Shares 75th Anniversary Greeting

Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham shares a message with PERA members.

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