Member Services

The San Francisco Employees’ Retirement System dedicates extensive resources to serving its members. The Member Services Division provides a wide range of services to members and their beneficiaries including active and retired member counseling, member communications, active and retired member recordkeeping, pre-retirement education, member payroll accounting, retiree payroll and tax reporting, calculation of benefits, termination benefits and death payments.

Schedule of pre-retirement education events:

“Ready to Retire” Seminar

Seminar Date

Location

Time 

March 7, 2018  Hotel Whitcomb  FULL
May 17, 2018  San Francisco Airport  8:30 am – 4:30 pm
June 6, 2018  Hotel Whitcomb  8:30 am – 4:30 pm
September 5, 2018  Hotel Whitcomb  8:30 am – 4:30 pm
November 7, 2018  Hotel Whitcomb  8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Ready to Retire Seminar Enrollment Forms

 

“Path to Retirement” Seminar

It’s never too late or too early to plan for retirement.  Learn about the benefits of SFERS membership by attending a “Path to Retirement” Seminar.

Seminar Date

Location

Time

January 17, 2018 SFERS
1145 Market Street, 5th Floor
8:30 am – 11:00 am
March 13, 2018 Department of Human Resources
1 South Van Ness Avenue, 4th Floor
8:30 am – 11:00 am
April 12, 2018 SFERS
1145 Market Street, 5th Floor
8:30 am – 11:00 am
May 10, 2018 Department of Human Resources
1 South Van Ness Avenue, 4th Floor
8:30 am – 11:00 am
June 13, 2018 SFERS
1145 Market Street, 5th Floor
8:30 am – 11:00 am
August 8, 2018 SFERS
1145 Market Street, 5th Floor
8:30 am – 11:00 am
September 13, 2018 SFERS
1145 Market Street, 5th Floor
8:30 am – 11:00 am
October 25, 2018 San Francisco Airport
International Terminal, A Side Training Room
8:30 am – 11:00 am
November 15, 2018 SFERS
1145 Market Street, 5th Floor
8:30 am – 11:00 am

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Seminar Information

 

The table below summarizes major activities of the SFERS Retirement Services Division during Plan Year 2015-16

ACTIVITY

2015-16

Retirement Estimate Requests 1,361
Retirement Applications Scheduled 2,542
Retirement Appointments Attended 2,014
Service Purchase Appointments Scheduled 867
PERSONNEL TRANSACTIONS:
New Members (New Hires) 2,442
New Members (1040 Hours Membership) 1,106
Rehires 514
Police Recruits 475
Fire Recruits 173
Sheriff Recruits & Miscellaneous Safety 86
Pre-Retirement Seminars 10
Registered Attendees at Pre-Retirement Seminars 913

 

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