Can I Draw My Teacher Retirement Early?

Answer While the specifics of each school system's retirement policy vary from state to state, it is not unheard of for a teacher to collect her retirement early. Because many teachers do not pay into Soc... Read More »

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Teacher Retirement Programs?

Contributions to teacher retirement plans generally work one of three ways. There are plans where only employees make contributions through a salary-reduction agreement. Others are set up allowing ... Read More »

Teacher Retirement Questions?

Teachers have many options concerning retirement and pension benefits. State boards of education include a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) section on their state boards' websites that answer comm... Read More »

How safe is Oklahoma teacher retirement?

On One Hand: Multiple Studies Call Plan Severely UnderfundedAt least two recent studies of teacher pension plans point to Oklahoma's plan as seriously underfunded. The Manhattan Institute for Polic... Read More »

Social Security & Teacher Retirement?

The golden question for everyone is "Will social security be there for me when I need it?" That is currently an impossible question to answer. For teachers, social security is an important issue wh... Read More »