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PEF-represented nurses volunteer to assist Hurricane Maria victims in Puerto Rico

Six registered nurses who are represented by the New York State Public Employees Federation (PEF) are on their way to San Juan, Puerto Rico to offer their medical expertise to the victims of Hurricane Maria. The nurses, who are using two weeks of their vacation time to help in this humanitarian mission, are Carolyn Cole, a community mental health nurse who works at... Read more

The Equifax Breach – Protect your personal information being misused

Sent on Behalf of President Spence: Dear PEF Member: The Equifax breach is a stark reminder about identity theft protection. Every year 10 million Americans have their identity stolen. Here is what you need to know about the Equifax breach.  NYS Attorney General Schneiderman launches investigation. Equifax Breach Quick Facts: Equifax is one of the 3 major credit bureaus and has access... Read more

The 2018 Flex Spending Account – Open Enrollment

PEF Member: The 2018 open enrollment period for the Flex Spending Account (FSA) begins October 2, 2017, and continues through midnight on November 6, 2017. The Flex Spending Account program includes two benefits – the Health Care Spending Account and the Dependent Care Advantage Account. If you are enrolled for the 2017 plan year, you must re-enroll to continue your benefits in 2018. The... Read more