Tax-deferred retirement plans

Employer-sponsored and other plans that allow contributions and earnings to be made and accumulate tax-free until they are paid out as benefits. The New York Times Financial Glossary

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  • Maine Public Employees Retirement System — The Maine Public Employees Retirement System (MainePERS), established in 1942, provides services for retiring public employees. The System’s contributing members include: Public school teachers and administrators State employees Municipal and… …   Wikipedia

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