If you’re a vested member of a MainePERS
defined benefit plan, you have the security of a lifetime
benefit based on your average final compensation and years
of service. Typically, that benefit replaces half of your
income. You may also qualify for Social Security and have
Personal savings are critical to your future
financial security and we want to help you! Our
offers valuable tips and links on saving for your future.
In addition, the websites below contain information that
might help guide you when making important financial
decisions. By creating a budget and eliminating debt you’ll
be well prepared to start building your savings.
Are you a parent or
grandparent planning your financial future and would
like to include your children or grandchildren in
those plans? The following are some helpful
NextGen College Investing Plan
The NextGen College Investing Plan® is
Maine's Section 529 Plan. A Section 529 Plan is an investment plan offered
by a state to help families achieve their dreams of
providing funding for higher-education costs.
Sharing the Wealth With Your Grandchildren
You built your savings. Now the fun part: boosting
your grandchildren's futures.
College Savings Calculator
Saving for your children's education requires a
Ideas on how teach young kids about money--from
the Financial Planning Association.
3 Tax-Smart Ways to pay grandkid's tuition- from