Throughout your career, while you are a contributing member of MCERA, you might want to check to see how you are progressing on your path to retirement. You will receive an annual Statement of Benefits that will tell you the balance of your contributions and interest, how much service credit you have accrued, and give you an estimated retirement benefit based on possible retirement dates.
You might also take a moment to consider some of the topics in this section to make sure you have done everything you can to plan for your secure future.
Remember, it's never too early to plan for your retirement! What you do for your retirement plan today could reward you in the future.
Reciprocity is a feature that recognizes the mobility of the work force. Establishing reciprocity allows you to move from one California public service agency to another, under certain conditions, without jeopardizing your earned retirement service credit.