How would my account be settled in the
event of my death as an active teacher?
If you die while an active
member of our system, this system provides for benefits to your statutory survivors.
statutory survivor is defined as a spouse and/or a minor child under the age of 18.
have no statutory survivors, your account balances will be paid to your designated
beneficiary in a lump sum payment. For further information on this topic, you should
obtain the Survivorship Benefits Bulletin
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