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How to Retire - Choosing an Annuity Option

Your annuity option selection is irrevocable 60 days after the date of your first retirement annuity payment. Your decision will have a significant and permanent impact on your financial situation and that of your beneficiaries. It is critical that you thoroughly understand the annuity options before you make your selection.

Choosing an Annuity Option (ET-4117) (Informational Brochure)

Other Resources:

  • Online Video: WRS Payment Options If you need help choosing a payment option, this video describes each of the options in detail and how to use the Accelerated Payment Cost Calculator.
  • Accelerated Payment Cost Calculator If you are contemplating choosing an Accelerated Payment Option, this quick and easy calculator will help you determine if an accelerated payment option is the right choice for you.


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