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Buying Pension Credit for Railroad Work
(Posted August 22, 2001)
Question 127: I have 10 years of rail credits as of June 1980. I currently work for Jefferson County Kentucky. Am I able to buy credit for my rail work to increase my county pension?
Answer: Buying credits for your rail work is not a Railroad Retirement issue. It depends on your pension plan's rules. You should ask the administrator of your county pension plan if it is possible and how to proceed.
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