VRS visit at Germanna Community College

VRS will be at Germanna Community College on November 15.  Details on the workshop location and time:  Germanna. … [Read more...]

November campus visit from Nutritionist with Giant grocery store

Come hear from Lindsay Pugliese, MS, RD, LDN - In-store Nutritionist at Giant grocery store on November 30 from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm she will speak about Nutrition for Fitness Lovers. (Lee Hall 412) Lindsay always has a food tasting, coupons and recipes to give out to her audience! This is open to all UMW STUDENTS and STAFF. Eagle Village Giant Food grocery store is now offering a 5% discount to UMW staff and students.  You must present your Eagle One ID card and it is valid at the Eagle Village location only.   … [Read more...]

November Weight Watchers update

Weight Watchers Thanksgiving promotion. … [Read more...]

Planning for retirement?

ICMA-RC tips on planning for retirement. … [Read more...]

2017-18 Flu Season

Free flu shots at your neighborhood pharmacy for COVA Care (BCBS), COVA HDHP (BCBS) and COVA HealthAware (Aetna).  For more information visit: http://www.dhrm.virginia.gov/healthcoverage/flushotinformation … [Read more...]

VRS Hybrid Members Only

The Second Quarter 2017 deadline for members making or updating Hybrid voluntary contributions is June 15.  Plan Features of Hybrid Retirement Plan PDF and last quarter Investment Performance. … [Read more...]

Action Required for PREMIUM REWARDS:

If you are currently participating in premium rewards for COVA Care or COVA HealthAware ACTION is required for 2017-2018! You must update your health assessment. Not participating?  You can complete a health assessment online at www.myactivehealth.com/cova.  It is as simple as completing an online health assessment and answering a few questions about your health and lifestyle. Premium reward program details 2017 FAQs … [Read more...]

457 and Hybrid participants:

Don’t forget to schedule an appointment for your 457 Deferred Compensation and 401 Cash Match Plan or Hybrid account. Our Representative is offering individual counseling sessions in June in GW 106. VRS Hybrid retirement participants may also setup an individual counseling session for their Defined Contribution component or to discuss voluntary contributions. Scheduling information:  https://accountaccess.icmarc.org/participant/events/eventRegistration.jsp?SiteId=1071397 … [Read more...]

Flexible Spending Account (FSA) Tips & Reminders:

FSA expenses are eligible for reimbursement based on the type of expense and the applicable coverage period. The coverage period is the period of time between the first day and last day of FSA plan coverage (7/1 to 6/30 of the following year). The July 1, 2017 pay date is the last contribution for the 2016-2017 plan year. Participants should be sure to include this deduction in their 2016-2017 reimbursement requests. Participants have three months from the termination or end of the plan year to file for FSA reimbursement of eligible expenses incurred during the coverage period. The FSA Card may not be used after June 30, 2017 to pay claims incurred during the July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017 plan year. Participants whose accounts end (ex. termination of employment or a status change) do not have access to the FSA Card after the account terminates. During the three-month run-out period participants can still submit paper claims by mail and/or FAX, and can receive assistance by … [Read more...]

Roth 457 Information:

VRS Roth Schedules for July VRS Roth Comparison Chart VRS Roth FAQ 2015 Roth 457 For everything ROTH, please click on the following link to view a brief video: http://www.varetirement.org/dcp/plan-info/roth-(after-tax)-contributions.html … [Read more...]