February 25, 2019 - The bottom line is a key factor in deciding when to retire
September 25, 2017 - We’ve been listening to new teachers and are offering a few tricks that just may prove to be aces up your sleeve while you navigate your new career.
May 29, 2017 - Every bit of classroom time counts towards your pension
February 16, 2017 - Financial planning? Consider paying for your leave
February 16, 2017 - Swapping a career in theatre to teach kids with autism
June 22, 2016 - Three things occasional teachers need to know
May 20, 2016 - What you need to know about your pension to help you plan for retirement.
March 17, 2016 - Check out these three things we want you to consider when deciding if you're going to buy back.
May 04, 2015 - Here are the answers to some of your top pension questions.
April 20, 2015 - What impact, if any, does a legal work stoppage have on your Teachers’ pension?
October 24, 2013 - Every day that an occasional teacher works counts toward a retirement benefit.
March 21, 2013 - Buying back credit is a big decision to make. Here are three reasons members give us when they are on the fence as to whether or not they should buy back, and our responses.
February 07, 2013 - Ontario Teachers’ Federation and the Ontario government, which co-sponsor the Teachers’ pension plan, have agreed to eliminate the 2012 pension funding shortfall, mainly by changing how inflation protection is calculated after members retire.
January 21, 2013 - Second-career teachers often grapple with the financial consequences of their decision to switch to a career in education. Knowing your options when you join Teachers’ can help you maximize your credit in the plan.
January 09, 2013 - If you participate in a work stoppage while you are not in a legal position to strike, your employer reports a loss of credit and salary. There's no opportunity to top up the loss of salary.
December 13, 2012 - One-day, legal strikes by members of the Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario began on December 10. What impact, if any, does a legal work stoppage have on your Teachers' pension?
October 24, 2012 - Learn about different types of leaves, explore the buyback process and use our payment planner to tailor your buyback.
September 07, 2012 - Our buyback timeline gives members the big picture, and our payment calculator allows them to find the payment plan that's right for them.
July 26, 2012 - We explore the potential ways that teaching summer school may affect your pension.
June 13, 2012 - New teachers often start their career as occasional teachers. We explore three common questions they have about their pension plan.