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Purchase Service Credit with a Rollover

You may purchase service credit through rollovers from:

  • Your Texa$aver 401(k) or 457 Plans, or 
  • Rollovers from other qualified plans or IRAs.

Rollover for Texa$aver 401(k) or 457 Plans

  1. Call ERS to find out the cost to purchase your service.
  2. ERS will electronically request the payment.
  3. Texa$aver will send the payment to ERS in 7 to 10 business days.
  4. ERS will send you a confirmation when the service is credited to your account.


This transaction is not a loan.

Rollover for Other Qualified Plans or IRAs

  1. Get the name of your plan and the before-taxed type (e.g. Traditional IRA, 403(b), 401(a), 401(k), 457, etc.).
  2. Call ERS to find out the cost to purchase your service and have forms sent to you.
  3. Take the forms to your Plan.
  4. Have the plan complete the forms and return them to you.  This can take 30 to 90 days.
  5. Verify they are completed correctly.
  6. Send the forms to ERS.
  7. ERS will review the forms.
  8. ERS will send you an authorization form, if approved.
  9. Send the authorization form to the plan for payment processing.
  10. Have the payment delivered to ERS.
  11. ERS will send you a confirmation when the service is credited to your account.