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Social Security taxable wage base announced for 2017

By on November 2, 2016

In 2017, the Social Security wage base will increase to $127,200, up $8,700 from the 2016 wage base. The maximum Social Security tax employees and employers will each pay in 2017 is $7,886.40 ($127,200 x 6.2%).

Deadline for Higher Education Opportunity scholarship applications is Nov. 1

By on October 6, 2016

A new, improved online application process takes effect this fall.

Tuition Exchange Scholarship Program offers possibility of more affordable higher education

By on September 6, 2016

The Tuition Exchange Scholarship Program (TEP) provides the opportunity for dependent children of the University of Florida’s full-time employees (excluding OPS employees) to attend a participating Tuition Exchange college or university at a significantly reduced tuition rate.

Deadline for 2017-18 Higher Education Opportunity (HEO) scholarship applications is Nov. 1

By on September 6, 2016

A new online application process takes effect this fall.

Voluntary Savings Plans help you meet your retirement goals

By on August 2, 2016

Whether beginning your working career or preparing to retire, it’s never too early or too late to save for retirement. The University of Florida 403(b) and 457 Deferred Compensation voluntary plans provide great opportunities for reaching your retirement financial goals through tax-deferred and/or Roth accounts.

Thinking about retirement? FLARE illuminates the journey to financial security!

By on July 6, 2016

FLARE, Financial Literacy and Retirement Education, is a resource available to University of Florida employees to assist in financial and retirement planning needs. FLARE FLARE offers retirement resources to help UF employees find a balance between making ends meet today while planning for a comfortable future.

GatorPerks has a new look!

By on June 1, 2016

UF employees searching for great deals on products and services can check out the new and improved GatorPerks employee discount program. GatorPerks now features expanded categories and new vendors offering exclusive discounts for UF staff and faculty.