For Immediate Release: April 18, 2017
Contact: Marty Karlon, Public Information Officer, (603) 410-3594; [email protected]
CONCORD, N.H. –The New Hampshire Retirement System (NHRS, the retirement system) has posted a narrated “NHRS 101” PowerPoint presentation on its website at www.nhrs.org.
“NHRS 101” is intended to serve as a broad, factual overview of the retirement system. Among the topics included are plan governance, membership data, investment policy, contribution rates, and a look at some of the challenges facing NHRS. The presentation is similar to ones that were given to N.H. legislative committees earlier this year.
The presentation can be accessed at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rbb1hudyQuw
NHRS provides retirement, disability, and death benefits to its eligible members and their beneficiaries. The State of New Hampshire and nearly 470 local government employers participate in NHRS for their employees, teachers, firefighters, and police officers. NHRS has approximately 48,000 active members and 33,000 pension recipients. NHRS administers a defined benefit plan qualified as a tax-exempt entity under sections 401(a) and 501(a) of the Internal Revenue Code.
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