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SDCERA Retirement Seminars

SDCERA offers half-day retirement seminars each quarter at the County Operations Center and outreach events thoughout the year. These seminars and events are available to active and deferred SDCERA Members at any stage of their careers.

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Upcoming Retirement Seminars
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (check in begins at 12:15 p.m.)
County Operations Center
5520 Overland Avenue (Chambers/Hearing Room)
San Diego, CA 92123

  • Tuesday, November 28, 2017- Wait List

SDCERA Outreach Events
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North County
Jury Lounge (Limit to 200 participants)
325 S. Melrose
Vista, CA 92081

  • Friday, December 1, 2017 (Noon to 4:30)

East County
Jury Lounge (Limit to 200 participants)
250 E. Main Street
El Cajon, CA 92020

  • Friday, December 8, 2017 (Noon to 4:30)

South County
Jury Lounge (Limit to 200 participants)
500 Third Ave.
Chula Vista, CA 91910

  • Friday, December 15, 2017 (Noon to 4:30)

Seminar Agenda

12:15 - 1:00 p.m. Check-in
1:00 - 2:45 p.m. SDCERA Retirement Benefit
2:45 - 3:00 p.m. Break
3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Deferred Compensation

Enroll in the SDCERA Retirement Seminar

  • You may register yourself and one guest to attend the seminar.
  • Bring your registration confirmation(s) for entry into the seminar.
  • If you have questions please contact the SDCERA Member Service Center at 619.515.6800 or
Note: Space is limited. Only seminars with seats available are displayed on the event registration page.

Why attend an SDCERA Retirement Seminar?
At the SDCERA retirement seminar you will learn the following information:

SDCERA presentation:

  • How your retirement benefit is calculated
  • The different benefit payment options available
  • How and when to apply for retirement
  • The benefits available to you after you retire

Deferred Compensation / Social Security presentation:

  • How your participation can boost your retirement income
  • How to access your money in retirement
  • How the Terminal Pay Plan works
  • How to access free retirement financial planning
  • What is required to receive a Social Security retirement benefit
  • When to file for retirement benefits
  • How to file for benefits