On 10/14/07, Hope wrote:
> I have a question and would appreciate any information.
> Does CO have a policy that prohibits receiving both a
> pension from your school district and social security? I
> am from CO and thinking about moving back.I became a
> teacher 3 years ago in Las Vegas after being a waitress
> for 30 years. I didn't do my homework and found that if I
> take retirement from the district they will reduce the
> meager sum I receive from S.S. This is dishearting, Is CO
> the same? Thanks for the info.
I believe that if you have previously held a job in which you contributed to Social
Security, you will receive SOME SSbenefits, based on the number of years you
worked and contributed, in addition to PERA.