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  • About ERS

    ERS administers retirement, health and other insurance benefits, TexFlex, a tax-savings flexible benefit program, and 401(k) and 457 investment accounts as part of the Texa$aver Program. We also manage and invest the ERS Trust for the sole benefit of retirement system members.

  • Outline of the state of Texas 
  • Funding for retirement benefits provided under the GBP is determined every two years and is paid for through member and employer contributions. The coverage offered through the GBP is not a constitutionally guaranteed benefit and ERS is not required to maintain funds to pay future benefits.