Senate presentation on the CBC Pension

December 4, 2014
Senate presentation on the CBC Pension

We were invested to testify by the Senate  Communications and Transportation Committee who are looking into the financial sustainability of the CBC. Bill Tufts was in attendance with Gene Dziadyk actuarial consultant and principal of   Avenue D Consulting Company Below is a transcript of the opening address of our presentation to the Senate Committee....
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Newfoundland’s $10 Billion Pension Bailout – Media Release

December 1, 2014
Newfoundland’s $10 Billion Pension Bailout – Media Release

Newfoundland’s $ 10 Billion Bailout for Government Employee Pensions FOR RELEASE: December 1, 2014 The Province of Newfoundland and Labrador recently announced that its pension crisis is solved, and that it’s on the path to good health. Fair Pensions for All and Mises Canada decided to investigate and were alarmed at what they found....
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Atlantic Pension Battle – Maritime Noon CBC

November 26, 2014
Atlantic Pension Battle – Maritime Noon CBC

    Bill Tufts discusses Pension Envy, the gap between the public sector employee and the average taxpayer. Also the bankruptcy of Springhill Nova Scotia because of their city pensions. The episode was scheduled the week before but on Friday it came out that Springhill plan had pushed the city into financial insolvency. Towns...
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Its Big Pay in the Public Sector on your Tax $$$

September 6, 2014
Its Big Pay in the Public Sector on your Tax $$$

    Check out this video our at our sister site, Working Canadians Public sector workers are taking up most of the top 10% of earners in Canada. Is this throwing our economy out of balance? View the video here… Big public sector pay    
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Its Big Pay in the Public Sector on your Tax $$$

September 6, 2014
Its Big Pay in the Public Sector on your Tax $$$

    Check out this video our at our sister site, Working Canadians Public sector workers are taking up...
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More Montreal Pension Chats with Tommy Schmacher

September 6, 2014

Big changes are needed to make municipal pensions work  
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Fair Pensions Wades in on Montreal Pension War

September 6, 2014
Fair Pensions Wades in on Montreal Pension War

  Opinion: Fundamental changes are needed to municipal pensions By Bill Tufts, Special to The Montreal Gazette August 19,...
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Quebec cannot afford its public sector pension plans

July 16, 2014
Quebec cannot afford its public sector pension plans

  Bill Tufts Special to Global News July 7, 2014 2:26 pm The same problems facing Quebec’s public sector...
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Ontario teachers promise a war with taxpayers and Sid is itching to join

June 3, 2014
Ontario teachers promise a war with taxpayers and Sid is itching to join

            We know it is going to be a year of battle with the...
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Quebec cannot afford its public sector pension plans

Quebec cannot afford its public sector pension plans

  Bill Tufts Special to Global News July 7, 2014 2:26 pm The same problems facing Quebec’s public sector pension plans are happening across the rest of Canada too, where governments at all levels are staggered by the cost of funding pensions. In 2002, Canadians contributed $8 billion into the pension plans of public...

Another pension crisis… this time at Canada Post

Another pension crisis… this time at Canada Post

Author Bill Tufts discusses a $6.5 billion pension liability at Canada Post and who will fund the pensions. CTV National News – Click Here  

CANADA’S CROWN CORPORATIONS: BIGGER BAILOUTS AND DEEPER HOLES

CANADA’S CROWN CORPORATIONS: BIGGER BAILOUTS AND DEEPER HOLES

Bill Tufts, founder of Fair Pensions for All, said such “bold” reforms are the only way to wrestle with the mounting pension and employee benefit liabilities that are eating into the operational budgets and front-line services Crown corporations offer Canadians. The organization’s latest report estimates eight of the 48 Crown corporations face nearly $9...

Public Sector Reform Will Be Tough

Public Sector Reform Will Be Tough

The people, not the public sector, are sovereign – Independent of Ireland At a time when all Canadians are feeling the effects of our current economic situation governments seem reluctant to contribute to our economic recovery. It is not unrealistic to expect that cutbacks, layoffs and salary reductions should be shared by the public...

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Senate presentation on the CBC Pension

Senate presentation on the CBC Pension

We were invested to testify by the Senate  Communications and Transportation Committee who are...

Newfoundland’s $10 Billion Pension Bailout – Media Release

Newfoundland’s $10 Billion Pension Bailout – Media Release

Newfoundland’s $ 10 Billion Bailout for Government Employee Pensions FOR RELEASE: December 1, 2014...

Atlantic Pension Battle – Maritime Noon CBC

Atlantic Pension Battle – Maritime Noon CBC

    Bill Tufts discusses Pension Envy, the gap between the public sector employee...

Its Big Pay in the Public Sector on your Tax $$$

Its Big Pay in the Public Sector on your Tax $$$

    Check out this video our at our sister site, Working Canadians Public...

More Montreal Pension Chats with Tommy Schmacher

Big changes are needed to make municipal pensions work  

Fair Pensions Wades in on Montreal Pension War

Fair Pensions Wades in on Montreal Pension War

  Opinion: Fundamental changes are needed to municipal pensions By Bill Tufts, Special to...

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