Retirement Connection Blog

News and notes for NHRS retirees and beneficiaries

This page contains items in the current retiree newsletter, along with timely items from prior newsletters. (Sometimes, you might even see some items slated for upcoming newsletters that we want to share early.)

Preliminary and final benefits for new retirees

Mar 21, 2019
Upon retirement, retirees receive initial notice confirming their preliminary pension amount. Generally, it takes three to four months for the pension to be finalized. At that time, a second notice is mailed to the retiree, confirming the final pension amount.
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Keep an eye on pending legislation

Mar 21, 2019
NHRS-related legislation is listed on the “Legislative Updates” page of the retirement system website.
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"My Account" Passwords Get Stronger

Jul 11, 2018
NHRS recently upgraded the password security features on My Account, our secure online member portal.
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Let Us Know How to Reach You

Apr 06, 2017
Be sure to update your contact information (address, phone number, or email) whenever it changes.
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Access your account information online

Apr 06, 2017
Keeping track of your personal benefit information has never been easier thanks to My Account, the retirement system’s secure online portal where users can access their personal account information from any computer, tablet, or smart phone.
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Proudly Displaying Our Mission

Dec 16, 2016
This fall, NHRS re-vamped its Mission, Vision and Values statement. The core commitments didn’t change, but the new version is more concise, memorable, and forward-focused. A poster-size copy signed by the entire staff is now hanging in our reception area.
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Electronic Direct Deposit Now Available for Multiple Accounts

Oct 26, 2016
Pension recipients who take advantage of electronic direct deposit (EDD) now have the option to have their benefit payment deposited in up to three separate bank accounts.
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