• End annoying robocalls

    If you get annoying robocalls on your landline all the time, you may want to consider a free service from NOMOROBO. Bogus robocalls are diverted, most times before your phone starts to ring. Sometimes your […]

  • Cuomo signs bill expanding military credit for NY municipal employees

    Veterans Equality Act (Senate bill S.07160, Assembly bill A.09531). Members should check with their respective pension system. The new law expands pension credit for veterans and will allow honorably discharged service members, with five years […]

  • TMBA Member Patrick Lavin to DC Metro as Chief Safety Officer

    Congrats to Patrick Lavin, Sr. Director,  Office of System Safety on his early retirement!  After (33) yrs of service at NYCT, he will be leaving to head up WMATA’s Safety Dept. as Chief Officer. Metro […]

  • Retrieving saved passwords from your browser

    If you forgot a password but maybe saved it, here is how to recover it from the browser. FIREFOX: Open a Firefox page; on the top toolbar click TOOLS; select OPTIONS; in the window that […]

  • MTA Chaplain Office

    The MTA Chaplain Office is available for any Transit employee or family member. Whether it is for consolation, a hospital visit, help in obtaining social services, spiritual guidance or any other matter, they are here. […]

  • Tax Strategies Column from The Chief-Leader

    Tax Strategies Income-Tax Savings You May Be Missing By BARRY LISAK Are you paying more tax than you need to? When it comes to filing taxes, getting the best returns is not about skill—it’s about […]

  • NYCERS Web Site Info

    If you use the NYCERS web site as an active employee, you must re-activate your account as a Pensioner. If you are thinking of retiring and your date is the 1st or 2nd of the […]

  • Planning for Retirement presentation

    At our March 3rd meeting, representatives from NY Life provided us with an informative slideshow, discussions and handouts. If you would like to speak to them regarding the services they provide, please contact any of […]

  • Defensive Driving Course at Zerega (Bx) & PS 248 (Bklyn)

    The 6 hour NYS approved defensive driving course is offered at the Zerega Training Center (750 Zerega Ave) in the Bronx and at the PS 248 Training Center (2125 W 13 St) in Brooklyn. The […]

  • NYCERS date different from TA appt. date

    At the last meeting, pension consultant Norman Rosenfeld informed us that your Transit date of appointment may be different from your date of enrollment in NYCERS. It may be a few days or many weeks. […]