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  • Medicare Part B IRMAA Reimbursement

    If you are enrolled in NYSHIP and receive Medicare, some retirees over a certain income level pay extra for their Medicare Part B. However, NYS Dept. of Civil Service will reimburse this additional charge. Click […]

  • Tips for Storing a Vehicle

    In the US, there are around 273 million registered vehicles but only 227 million licensed drivers. Quick arithmetic shows there are 46 million more vehicles than drivers. Some of those surplus autos sit in a garage, driveway, or somewhere […]

  • Postal Service lets you see Mail coming your way

    With free daily digest emails, you can see previews of letter-sized mail and track packages headed your way. Digitally preview your mail and manage your packages scheduled to arrive soon! Informed Delivery allows you to […]

  • IRS Tax Credit for Individuals that didn’t Receive the full Stimulus amount

    You may qualify if you didn’t get a payment or the full amount. Most individuals eligible for the Recovery Rebate Credit have already received the full amount in two rounds of payments, known as Economic […]

  • NYSHIP Empire Plan Expands Provider National Network

    Good news for out of state NYSHIP enrollees Effective January 1, 2021, Empire Plan enrollees and covered dependents will have nationwide access to UnitedHealthcare’s (UHC’s) network of medical providers. The Participating Provider Program network will […]

  • NYS DMV Phishing Attempts by Text Message

    Beware of phishing attempts if you have done business with the NYS DMV online. We are contacting you to make you aware of various text message phishing schemes targeting our customers, and to share tips […]

  • Winter Car Storage Tips

    It’s almost time for winter car storage. Whether it’s a classic car or just the one you are leaving behind while you head south to warmer weather, the procedure is similar. Here are a few tips […]

  • FIOS discounts for Members

    Special Discount on Fios for Employees! Now is the best time to switch to Fios.  Get an amazing internet and TV experience when you switch to Fios®, the 100% fiber-optic network. And with 99.99% network […]

  • Social Security Changes 2021

    The Social Security administration has changes coming in 2021 for a COLA and increases in earnings limits for recipients working and collecting. Creating an online account at SSA.GOV is the best way to keep abreast […]

  • NYCERS Now Has a Mobile App for your Phone

    The new NYCERS website has some added features. You can download forms and file them online. Plus added security for your protection. If you registered for the old site you will need to re-register one […]