Monthly Archives: November 2012

Bill talks about the upcoming Waterloo Pension Forum

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November 30, 2012
Bill talks about the upcoming Waterloo Pension Forum

An upcoming Pension Forum was the discussion today for the Gary Doyle Show Bill Talks Pensions with Gary Doyle – Part One Here is the call-in portion of the show. Is this the next election issue? Bill talks about the Waterloo Pension Forum – Call-in portion See the details on the Pension Forum Click...
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Tufts on the Saint John Pension Crisis

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November 30, 2012
Tufts on the Saint John Pension Crisis

Thanks to our friend and long term supporter Herb Duncan for posting this interview on You Tube You can follow Herb at TRINITY TODAY    
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Gareth talks Teacher’s Strikes with Gary Doyle

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November 30, 2012
Gareth talks Teacher’s Strikes with Gary Doyle

              Hear Gareth talk about the upcoming Teachers Strike in Ontario with Gary Doyle on 570 News in Waterloo. Part One – Gareth talks Teacher’s Strikes With Gary Doyle – Nov 30 Here the questions responding to Gareth’s comments. Part Two – Gareth talks Teacher’s Strikes With Gary...
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Pension Forum

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November 13, 2012


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Saint John Compensation Increases

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November 10, 2012

The City of Saint John released the compensation increases across department for the past decade. It can be seen here. What it shows is the Annual Avg Saint John Fire Fighters – 4.79% Saint John Police Association – 3.5% Inside Workers CUPE Local – 2.49% Pay increases – City Employees    
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Pension Unfairness and The Solutions

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November 9, 2012
Pension Unfairness and The Solutions

  In our work we have uncovered that it is essential to explain the unfairness in the current pension system in order for people to get the message and activate the sense of urgency required for pension reform. This unfairness exists at a variety of levels and it is manifested in a variety of...
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Fair Pensions For All Urges Ottawa Council to Show Budgetary Restraint

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November 9, 2012
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: The Ottawa City Council is preparing their 2013 budgetary process by holding pre-budget consultations, starting next week. Fair Pensions For All is calling on the City Council to take serious measures to fix the financial problems that exist within the city. Passing the buck and deferring the difficult decisions today puts the future...
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Finance Committee Pre-budget Submission

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November 8, 2012
Finance Committee Pre-budget Submission

    The finance committee sent out a list of issues they would like discuss at the budget hearings. Here are the questions and our responses. You can link to the committee here: House of Commons Finance   Standing Committee on Finance (FINA) Pre-budget consultations 2012 Fair Pensions for All Responses 1.            Economic Recovery...
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Advisor Symposium – Pensions Panel

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November 8, 2012
Advisor Symposium – Pensions Panel

Last week Sue was in attendance at the Advisor Symposium where Bill was on a panel to discuss the current state of pensions in Canada and the discussion focused on the new PRPP. The investment landscape in Canada has become very complicated with all the components that make up the retirement income for most...
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