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26. As a SERS Tier I, Plan B member, will my contingent annuitant’s benefit be offset by Social Security benefits?

Yes, if your contingent annuitant is your spouse and you die before you reach full retirement age under social security, the benefit payable to your spouse will be reduced at the time they reach age 62.