- Universal Availability Notice: A 403(b) is a Tax-Deferred Retirement Plan. Contributing to a 403(b) plan helps you to take control of your future retirement needs.
Approved Vendors for 403(b) Annuities: Use this link to find a list of approved vendors in the Lake Worth ISD 403(b) Plan. Also, documents and forms for employees who would like to start, change or terminate a 403(b) annuity are available at the link. For more information about annuities, please contact one of the approved vendors on the list.
(Note: 403(b) annuities are not the same as your Teacher Retirement System [TRS] of Texas contributions. 403(b) annuities are additional monies taken out on a pre-tax basis from the employee's payroll check. Please make sure to thoroughly review the contracts when signing an annuity as they are contracts between the employee and their annuity vendor. Lake Worth ISD has no connection to and is not responsible for any fees and/or penalties that might be imposed under an annuity contract.)