Author Archives: rvarney

17 Jun
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Changes to TRS-Care Adopted by TRS Board of Trustees; Benefit Reductions in Store for TRS-Care

As the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) reported last night, The Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) Board of Trustees met yesterday and approved several changes to the TRS-Care retiree health insurance program that will go into effect in September ...

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16 Jun
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Health Care Crisis Results in TRS-Care Benefit Reductions; New Medicare Advantage Provider Approved

The Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) Board of Trustees adopted numerous plan design changes to the TRS-Care program. These changes include: increased deductibles. increased out-of-pocket maximum costs. new convenience fees for local pharmacy prescription drug fills. new rules on ...

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10 Jun
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“A Helping Hand” Available for Retirees in Need

The Texas Retired Teachers Foundation (TRTF), the charitable arm of the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA), has been busy this spring delivering grants to classroom teachers all across Texas and scholarships to future educators. As our members know, TRTF also ...

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