• Scholarship Application for 2020

    Scholarship Application for 2020

    The TMBA is proud to continue this program to help members and/or their families with 3 monetary awards. See the attached link to open the 2020 Scholarship Application. All the info is on the application. […]

     
  • Transit Security VP at December Meeting

    Transit Security VP at December Meeting

    At our recent meeting, the guest speaker was Kenneth Tobin, Acting VP from the Dept. of Security. Also present from that department was David Lang. The Dept. of Security is located at 130 Livingston Street. […]

     
  • Medicare Part B increase for 2020

    Medicare Part B increase for 2020

    Beginning in 2020, most retirees will get an increase in their Medicare part B premiums from 135.50 to 144.60 per month. See the chart below for the different earnings categories.

     
  • MTA 2020 Benefits Opt-Out, Enrollment ends 11.30.19

    MTA 2020 Benefits Opt-Out, Enrollment ends 11.30.19

    If your spouse has benefits and covers you, it may make sense to opt out of MTA’s medical benefits and get a payment. Go to the BSC site and download the forms as noted below.

     
  • Social Security changes for 2020

    Social Security changes for 2020

    COLA increase, cap change on earnings and all other changes for 2020 are on the official facts sheet from the Social Security Administration. Click on the link below which will open in a new tab. […]

     
  • 2019 Mgr of the Year Dinner Dance

    2019 Mgr of the Year Dinner Dance

    Come join us on Friday, November 8th as we honor 3 Managers for their many years of Transit service. Buffet, dinner, dessert, open bar and a DJ for dancing. Click on the link below for […]

     
  • Six Flags New Jersey discount link

    Six Flags New Jersey discount link

    Go to the tab on the home page ‘TMBA Discounts’ to find the latest link for discount tickets to Six Flags amusement park & safari. There is a contact number and email if you have […]

     
  • Job postings

    Job postings

    On this website there is a tab for JOBS. Here you will find links for MTA, Law Enforcement and many other Public Service positions. So if you have a family member or friend looking for […]

     
  • Retiring with Lump Sum Payments and collecting Social Security

    Retiring with Lump Sum Payments and collecting Social Security

    Upon retiring, many of us are able to cash out accrued sick and vacation time. Although these are non pensionable earnings and are received after separating from service, Social Security may think these are work […]

     
  • How to save for your child’s future education

    How to save for your child’s future education

    The 18-year clock starts ticking the moment your child is born. A college degree, despite the rising cost of tuition, remains a major achievement in the modern economy. You are more likely to have a […]