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Did you turn 65?

July 22, 2015 - Your Teachers’ pension is reduced the month after you turn 65 because of CPP integration.

Topics CPP, Retired Member

School’s in for the summer

June 29, 2015 - If you're just starting your career and working on an occasional basis, teaching summer school could provide a good boost to your pension.

Topics Active Member, Early Career Teacher

Rocking retirement

May 25, 2015 - Retired life doesn't come without its challenges. The past decade has taught Donna the importance of maintaining connections.

Topics Late Career Teacher, Retired Member, Retirement

Principles put into practice

May 25, 2015 - We seek to balance risk, return and reputation while contributing to the long-term sustainability of the plan. To achieve this, we’ve established a set of responsible investing principles to guide how we analyze environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks.

Topics Active Member, Investments, Retired Member

Stepping stones of occasional teaching

May 22, 2015 - Two years ago we met Sedannia D'Amico, an occasional teacher working day-to-day. We caught up with her to see how her career has unfolded and how her pension has affected the decisions she's made along the way.

Topics Active Member, Early Career Teacher

Engagement, not divestment, key to dealing with climate change

May 22, 2015 - Pension plans and institutional investors are being called on to divest from organizations that have significant exposure to climate change risks, in particular, fossil fuel companies.

Topics Active Member, Annual Meeting, Investments, Retired Member

You asked us... Investments

May 04, 2015 - Check out the answers to some of the top questions you had about our investments following the release of our 2014 results.

Topics Active Member, Annual Meeting, Annual Reporting, Investments, Retired Member

Qs about your pension

May 04, 2015 - Here are the answers to some of your top pension questions.

Topics Active Member, Buybacks, Credit, Late Career Teacher, Retirement

Did your mat leave end in 2014?

April 21, 2015 - You have until April 30, 2015 to tell us whether you intend to buy back your absence that ended in 2014.

Strikes and your pension

April 20, 2015 - What impact, if any, does a legal work stoppage have on your Teachers’ pension?

Topics Active Member, Contributions, Credit, Re-employment, Retired Member

Axing your tax bill

April 17, 2015 - Increase the amount of tax we’re deducting from your pension with these five quick steps.

Topics Retired Member, Taxes

Little leaves, big impact

April 02, 2015 - Sometimes people forget about short unpaid leaves until it's time to apply for their pension.

Topics Active Member, Buybacks, Retirement

Our 2014 results

March 31, 2015 - We had a strong investment performance, which contributed to a preliminary funding surplus, for the second year in a row.

Topics Active Member, Annual Reporting, Retired Member

Six tips for tax time

March 18, 2015 - Our tips from the Canada Revenue Agency inspired us to do a little bit more research into tax credits and deductions that can help you optimize your return.

Topics Retired Member, Taxes

Five tips for tax time

March 18, 2015 - Our tips from the Canada Revenue Agency inspired us to do a little bit more research into tax credits and deductions that can help you optimize your return.

Topics Retired Member, Taxes

Make your claim! Tips for tax time

March 12, 2015 - We asked the Canada Revenue Agency for three tips to help our retired members optimize their returns.

Topics Retired Member, Retirement, Taxes

Taking the guesswork out of selecting a survivor pension

March 11, 2015 - Are you getting set to apply for your pension online? During the process you’ll be asked to select a survivor pension level. To make it easier for you, here’s what to expect.

Topics Active Member, Late Career Teacher, Retirement, Survivor Benefits

Get your docs in a row

March 04, 2015 - Let’s take a moment to make sure that you have everything on hand to make your pension application as smooth as possible.

Topics Active Member, Late Career Teacher, Retirement

Transferring to La Belle Province

February 25, 2015 - Michelle wanted to consolidate her pension assets into one plan. We have a transfer agreement with the teachers’ pension plan in Quebéc (CARRA), so transferring the service she’s accumulated in our plan to CARRA was a straight forward process.

Topics Active Member, Early Career Teacher, Late Career Teacher, Leaving Teaching, Mid-Career Teacher, Plan Membership

Ready, Set, File!

February 09, 2015 - We’re offering you a few tips to avoid any shocks when you file your first tax return as a pensioner.

Topics CPP, Retired Member, Taxes

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