Government Press Releases, Seniors & Retirees, USVI GERS

USVI GERS hosts financial literacy workshop for retirees

Official release

GERS-logo(St. Thomas, USVI) The U.S. Virgin Islands Government Employees’ Retirement System invites its members to participate in a Financial Literacy Workshop Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at the St. Thomas GERS Complex, 2nd Floor Training Room, from 8:30 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.

The objective of this workshop is to empower participants to take a more active role in developing a financial life-plan for themselves by means of education. Participants will engage in a hands-on session where they will have an opportunity to:

  • assess where they are today
  • explore investment options
  • look at the impact of life events on their finances; and
  • develop an action plan.

For additional information or to pre-register, call 776-7703 extension 4202 or 4120 or email with the words “Financial Literacy” in the subject line. Be sure to include your first and last name, department/agency or retiree and a contact number. Registration deadline is Friday, June 13.  A previous workshop was held on St. Croix on Wednesday, May 21, 2014.


About vingn

The Virgin Islands Next Generation Network (viNGN) was established in 2010 as a public corporation; it is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Virgin Islands Public Finance Authority. viNGN was funded primarily from an American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) grant made by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) as part of a federal program to improve the broadband capacity in the United States, its territories, and the District of Columbia. The program is called the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP). For more information regarding viNGN, call (340) 715-8581, or visit


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