Mid-Career Teacher

Registration contest

January 27, 2016 - Sign up for an Ontario Teachers' online account and you'll automatically be entered into a draw.

Topics Active Member, Early Career Teacher, Late Career Teacher, Mid-Career Teacher, Personalized Service, Retired Member

Understanding inflation

October 26, 2015 - Follow Hope the Hedgehog on a journey to explore how inflation protection contributes to your pension plan’s sustainability.

Topics Active Member, Early Career Teacher, Inflation, Late Career Teacher, Mid-Career Teacher, Plan Membership, Retired Member

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

Who is taking a leave?

September 26, 2013 - Who is taking a leave and buying back credit? Take a look at last year's numbers.

Topics Active Member, Buybacks, Early Career Teacher, Mid-Career Teacher, Personalized Service

Designate your spouse?

February 14, 2013 - There are two problems with members designating spouses as beneficiaries.

Topics Active Member, Beneficiary, Career Events, Early Career Teacher, Late Career Teacher, Life Events, Mid-Career Teacher, Personalized Service, Survivor Benefits

Changes coming to inflation protection

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.

Topics Credit, Early Career Teacher, Funding, Late Career Teacher, Mid-Career Teacher, Re-employment, Retirement

The Big Picture

January 28, 2013 - No matter where you are in your career, take a moment to stop and imagine what your retirement will look like. Even if it seems eons away, and the picture is a bit fuzzy, by understanding the role your Teachers' pension plays in that image, you can sharpen the focus of that picture.

Topics Buybacks, CPP, Life Events, Mid-Career Teacher, Retirement

Your life with Teachers'

January 25, 2013 - Everyone's career is different. For some, teaching is the only career they’ll know. For others, like second-career teachers, teaching is a path they start down later in life.

Topics Active Member, Career Events, Early Career Teacher, Life Events, Mid-Career Teacher, Plan Membership

Change to survivor benefit eligibility for common-law partners

November 27, 2012 - A recent Ontario court ruling has changed the treatment of pre-retirement death benefits for common-law partners.

Topics Active Member, Beneficiary, Early Career Teacher, Late Career Teacher, Life Events, Mid-Career Teacher, Spousal Breakdown, Survivor Benefits

You asked us... coming to a screen near you

November 09, 2012 - If you’ve got a question about the pension plan, there’s a good chance that other members are wondering the same thing.

Topics Active Member, Early Career Teacher, Late Career Teacher, Mid-Career Teacher, Personalized Service, Re-employment

Say "Hello" to leaves

October 24, 2012 - Learn about different types of leaves, explore the buyback process and use our payment planner to tailor your buyback.

Topics Active Member, Buybacks, Credit, Early Career Teacher, Life Events, Mid-Career Teacher

Surprising beneficiary designations, part 3

October 15, 2012 - Part three of a three-part series exploring three of the more surprising cases of survivor beneficiary designations.

Topics Active Member, Beneficiary, Early Career Teacher, Late Career Teacher, Mid-Career Teacher, Survivor Benefits

Surprising beneficiary designations, part 2

October 03, 2012 - Part two of a three-part series exploring three of the more surprising cases of survivor beneficiary designations.

Topics Active Member, Beneficiary, Early Career Teacher, Late Career Teacher, Mid-Career Teacher, Survivor Benefits

Surprising beneficiary designations

September 25, 2012 - Part one of a three-part series exploring cases of beneficiary designations that left family and friends stunned.

Topics Active Member, Beneficiary, Early Career Teacher, Late Career Teacher, Mid-Career Teacher, Survivor Benefits

'Log in to Win' with iAccess Web

September 17, 2012 - iAccess Web can isn't just for pension applications. New members can experience benefits from the online service too.

Topics Beneficiary, Early Career Teacher, Late Career Teacher, Mid-Career Teacher

Customizing 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.

Topics Active Member, Buybacks, Credit, Early Career Teacher, Life Events, Mid-Career Teacher, Personalized Service

Summer building blocks

July 26, 2012 - We explore the potential ways that teaching summer school may affect your pension.

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

Teachers' launches online buyback timeline

June 19, 2012 - Teachers' developed an interactive tool to allow members to navigate the buyback process.

Topics Active Member, Buybacks, Early Career Teacher, Life Events, Mid-Career Teacher, Personalized Service