Active Member

Get married or divorced?

December 18, 2015 - If your marital status changed in 2015 be sure to sign in and do these three things.

Topics Active Member, Spousal Breakdown

Expanded horizons

November 19, 2015 - Rather than simply retiring, Gord decided in 2002 he was ready for the next phase of his career.

Topics Active Member, Retired Member, Retirement

Understanding survivor benefits

November 04, 2015 - Understanding who is entitled to your Ontario Teachers' survivor benefit is an important piece of the puzzle.

Topics Active Member, Beneficiary, Survivor Benefits

Our brand renewal

October 26, 2015 - We've got a new look and an updated brand, but our commitment to you remains.

Topics Active Member, Investments, Retired Member

Changing plans

September 28, 2015 - Alicja Reynolds and her husband figured that five years would give them plenty of time to establish their careers and build a foundation on which to start a family.

Topics Active Member, Buybacks, Early Career Teacher

Having your say

September 24, 2015 - We survey our members after each interaction with us. Your input helps us improve our service and identify new ways to exceed your expectations.

Topics Active Member, Retired Member

Three reasons why you need to think about power of attorney now

September 08, 2015 - If something happens, and you are no longer of sound mind, we need to know if you’ve given someone the legal authority to make decisions or inquiries related to your Teachers’ pension.

Topics Active Member, Late Career Teacher, Retired Member

Meet Marion!

September 01, 2015 - Meet Marion, the star of our new series Reel Retirement.

Topics Active Member, Late Career Teacher, Retirement

The Demographic Balancing Act

September 01, 2015 - We need to be able to predict and understand the factors that determine how long each member will collect a pension.

Topics Active Member, Funding, Inflation, 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

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

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

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

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

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

Getting ready to retire

February 06, 2015 - After 37 years as a French teacher with the Toronto District School Board, Vicki retired last summer along with more than 2,850 other teachers across Ontario.

Topic: Active Member

5 reasons to buy back your leave

February 03, 2015 - Five reasons to buy back your leave.

Topics Active Member, Buybacks

Your 2015 contribution rates

January 05, 2015 - Each year, you must contribute a certain percentage of your salary to the Teachers' pension plan.

Topics Active Member, Contributions