The Securities and Exchange Commission launched a Just for Teachers section on its website to assist public school teachers in grades K-12 evaluate and select appropriate investments for employer sponsored 403(b) retirement savings plans and other savings vehicles.


The Just for Teachers website explains 403(b) retirement savings plans, which are tax deferred retirement savings programs available to employees of public schools, employees of certain non profit entities, and some members of the clergy.


The Just for Teachers site also provides general information about saving and investing wisely, including the basics of asset allocation, diversification, and rebalancing.  The site also includes tips and resources for teaching personal finance in the classroom.


The Just for Teachers Web site is at



WEA Tax-Deferred Annuities - AIG VALIC

Boost the earning potential of your retirement savings with a WEA-endorsed 403(b) Tax-Deferred Annuity from AIG VALIC.  With over 60 investment options and three guaranteed fixed options, you can put Vanguard, Putnam, Templeton, T. Rowe Price, American Century and other well-known investment managers to work for you.

AIG VALIC Financial Advisors are located throughout Washington and are able to meet with you personally.  Our state-of-the-art financial planning tools help assure you will achieve your goal of financial independence.  AIG VALIC Financial Advisors will provide you guidance to establish your retirement savings goals, determine your investment preferences, indentify your risk tolerance and design an asset allocation strategy to fit your long-term financial goals.  Find out why AIG VALIC has been WEA endorsed for over 30 years.  To locate an AIG VALIC Financial Advisor near you, call 800-523-5332 (WA). 800-448-2542 (nationally), visit the WEA web site at or e-mail

WEA Auto / Homeowners Program

WEA and Horace Mann team up to provide you with a "Member - Only" auto program which provides eight different member - only special benefits and a 9.5 percent discount from your current program.  In addition, the NEA Homeowners program, underwritten by Horace Mann, provides for computer coverage while used at school, coverage for loss of fund - raising cash or goods, as well as many other special educator benefits.  For more information, please call the Horace Mann Agency Office in Federal Way at 253-874-9434.  East of the Cascades call the Spokane Agency Office at 509-755-0611.  The toll free number fopr both agencies is 888-303-8894.

Last Updated ( Friday, 07 April 2006 )