Daily Archives: July 10, 2016

Will Pensions Bankrupt Newfoundland?

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July 10, 2016
Will Pensions Bankrupt Newfoundland?

  NL Could Be First Province to Declare Bankruptcy: Bill Tufts Wednesday , May 18 2016 VOCM Radio  A warning today that Newfoundland and Labrador could be the first province in Canada to declare bankruptcy. The prediction comes from Bill Tufts, the founder of the group Fair Pensions For All. Tufts says the province’s fiscal situation is dire,...
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Some Pension Numbers

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July 10, 2016
Some Pension Numbers

HOW BIG IS IT? A discussion on pensions is always hard because the numbers are so abstract. It is this difficulty to understand the size of the numbers that has allowed the public sector to create so much wealth for themselves. Pension Ponzi the book we wrote had this to say about pensions This...
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Teachers – Are they in it for the kids?

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July 10, 2016
Teachers – Are they in it for the kids?

Teachers respond in droves: Key points left unchallenged or challenged without merit   National Post Howard Levitt Howard has written several articles covering the teacher compensation and pension issues Here is one you should read http://business.financialpost.com/executive/management-hr/teachers-respond-in-drove-key-points-left-unchallenged-or-challenged-without-merit
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