Visit the LASERS website at www.lasersonline.org.
The Louisiana State Employees Retirement System offers two supplemental savings options:
1. LASERS Self-Directed Plan
Self-direct your Deferred Retirement Option Plan (DROP) investments to further build your retirement account.
- Choose from a variety of fixed and variable investment options
- See below for the free seminars and informational videos to help with retirement planning
- Initial Benefit Option (IBO) funds may be transferred in without further income tax liability
Note: An administrative fee has been charged by the Louisiana State Employees' Retirement System (LASERS) in accordance with Louisiana Revised Statute 11:502.3 that is not included on this statement. Please contact LASERS at (800) 256-3000 with any questions.
Pre-retirement Education Program (PREP) Seminars
LASERS offers PREP Seminars to assist active members in preparing for retirement through proper planning and informed utilization of the many benefits accorded by membership in this retirement system.
Self-Directed Plan Quarterly Seminars
Contact the Baton Rouge office at (225)926-8082 for dates and times of upcoming seminars or click here.
Managed Account Service
Click here for an informative video
If you have questions, please contact the Baton Rouge Office (225) 926-8082 or (800) 937-7604, or the voice response system at (800) 701-8255.
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