May 29, 2017 - Every bit of classroom time counts towards your pension
April 28, 2016 - You asked us why you can't make voluntary additional contributions to OTPP. Get the answer here.
February 05, 2016 - A second-career teacher talks about his first long-term occasional (LTO) placement.
October 26, 2015 - Follow Hope the Hedgehog on a journey to explore how inflation protection contributes to your pension plan’s sustainability.
September 17, 2015 - We know retirement isn't around the corner for you, but we're here throughout your career to help you maximize what will likely become your largest financial asset.
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.
February 09, 2015 - This year marks 25 years since the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan evolved from the Teachers' Superannuation Commission.
November 13, 2014 - In honour of financial literacy month, we compiled a list of some of the top ten pension terms. Read on to see how many you know.
November 10, 2014 - The Vice-President of Client Services has a new role.
January 27, 2014 - We sat down for an exclusive interview with our new President and CEO, Ron Mock.
November 25, 2013 - A recent study by Boston Consulting Group (BCG) provides some thought-provoking information about Canadian retirees with defined benefit (DB) pensions.
September 12, 2013 - Learn about transferring credit from another provincial plan to OTPP.
September 05, 2013 - By exploring transfer options, new members can build credit in the plan.
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.
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.
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.
June 01, 2012 - Research shows the "premature" death rate of Canadians has dropped drastically since the 1970s, thanks to medical advances and injury reduction.