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Frequently Asked Questions
This page has been created to provide information to the 1,300 retirees of the Essex Regional Retirement System (ERRS). Our retirement staff stand ready to assist you to answer all of your retirement related questions. Our staff is available to help counsel and prepare our members for retirement, process disability applications, assist in option and beneficiary selection and prepare or make adjustments to your monthly benefit payment and deductions. Click on any of the individuals listed above in the Contact box in order to email them your retirement questions. If you have a question about your retirement benefit payment or health insurance deduction, please click on Anne Speicher, the Director of Finance, who will be able to assist you. If you are interested in retiring or have a question about benefits, disability applications or procedures, or any question about your beneficiary or survivor benefits, click on Krysten Wallace, the Senior Retirement Coordinator, who will answer your question.
You may also call or contact any member of our staff with any retirement, disability or pension benefit questions you may have. A complete listing of our staff and their contact information is available on this website at http://www.essexregional.com/Pages/ERRS_WebDocs/staff.
Also, please find below some general dates on when you will regularly receive information from ERRS:
Annual Census Forms - December/January of each year
1099R - On or before January 31st of each year
Monthly Benefit Payment - On the last business day of each month
ERRS Newsletter - Once in the spring and again in the fall of each year