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Retirement

Tax changes for pensioners

July 17, 2020 - Increase in basic federal amount to take effect July 2020.

Topics Retired Member, Retirement, Taxes

Gearing up for your moment

January 20, 2020 - Getting you ready for retirement

Topics CPP, Personalized Service, Re-employment, Retirement, Survivor Benefits

2020 Pension pay days

January 02, 2020 - Your pension is deposited on the last business day of each month.

Topics Retired Member, Retirement

Class of 2019: Celebrating New Retirees

June 25, 2019 - Sharing some great stories about members that are retiring at the end of the 2018/2019 school year.

Topic: Retirement

Reduced vs. unreduced pensions

February 19, 2019 - The bottom line is a key factor in deciding when to retire

Topics CPP, Credit, Retirement

Planning for a long retirement

June 26, 2018 - We’re ready for longer retirements and longer life expectancies

Topics Funding, Investments, Retirement

Staying social

December 12, 2016 - Retired teachers prove to be a great source of support for one another

Topics Retired Member, Retirement

Picking up where you left off

August 15, 2016 - Retirement offers a chance to discover new hobbies, but it's also an opportunity to rediscover old ones, with a twist.

Topics Retired Member, Retirement

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

Cycling Through Change

September 02, 2015 - To celebrate his retirement, Cam Kilgour rode his bike 12,000 km through Africa.

Topics Retired Member, Retirement

Meet Marion!

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

Topics Active Member, Late Career Teacher, Retirement

Transitioning to retirement

November 25, 2014 - After 37 years as a French teacher with the Toronto District School Board, Vicki retired this past June along with just over 2,850 other teachers across Ontario.

Topics Active Member, Retired Member, Retirement

Redefining retirement

August 27, 2014 - First and foremost, Dave Dryden is a husband and parent of two. But he’s also worn many other hats throughout his life.

Topics Active Member, Retired Member, Retirement

Lifelong learning

January 25, 2014 - After a career in education that spanned four decades, Franka Lowe shares some of the lessons she learned when she decided to retire.

Topics Active Member, Retirement

Transitioning to retirement

August 12, 2013 - Judith retired after a 35-year career. Read her story and hear how she transitioned to retired life from a busy, full-time career as a superintendent.

Topics Career Events, Late Career Teacher, Life Events, Retired Member, Retirement

Life after school

August 27, 2012 - Two friends discuss the transition from working full-time to retirement.

Topics Late Career Teacher, Life Events, Retired Member, Retirement