Bridge Benefit

If you began teaching before July 1, 2015, you may be eligible to receive a bridge benefit if you retire before the age of 65.

This benefit is intended to supplement your monthly pension and is payable up to your 65th birthday.

The amount you receive is based on your earnings and service up to June 30, 2015.

Here's how it works:

0.7
%

your FAE up to the average YMPE

Contributory Service up to June 30, 2015