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Financial Planner – SueRicketts.com

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June 5, 2012
Financial Planner  – SueRicketts.com

Financial Tips From Sue If you don’t read another book this year, make sure you read this one! Do you wonder why some years back California was going bankrupt? Do you wonder why all those European countries are defaulting on loans and scaring the stock-markets all to hell? This is the book which explains...
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Nova Scotia teachers Pension Ponzi melts down in 2011

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June 5, 2012
Nova Scotia teachers Pension Ponzi melts down in 2011

  May 11, 2012 Columnist Herb Duncan Bill Tufts – Founder and Executive Director, Fair Pensions For All It’s been a disastrous year so far for pensions across the country as plans release their annual reports. These reports based on 2011 data don’t take into account the reality that equity markets have not risen dramatically...
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When Pensions “Go Ponzi”

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June 5, 2012
When Pensions “Go Ponzi”

May 5, 2012 HAMILTON:Public sector employers faced with escalating pension costs are increasingly closing Defined Benefit (DB) pension plans to new employees, and enrolling them in Defined Contribution (DC) pension plans, cutting off the flow of new money into the DB plans. Faced with having to pay all future benefits from the existing assets...
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The Tommy Schnurmacher Show – CJAD 800 Montreal

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April 27, 2012
The Tommy Schnurmacher Show – CJAD 800 Montreal

  Bill Tufts wants you to know who’s pension plan you’re paying for – April 18   Click here to hear interview  
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CBC Pension Ponzi

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April 16, 2012
CBC Pension Ponzi

  The cost of propping up the CBC pension plan TORONTO, ON, Apr. 14, 2012/ Troy Media/ – The federal government recently announced cuts to the CBC budget of $27.8 million this year increasing to $115 million by 2014-15. The CBC budget for 2011 was $1.1 billion. These cuts, however, pale in comparison to...
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Fairbanks on CHML radio

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April 11, 2012
Fairbanks on CHML radio

Listen as Lee discusses the Pension Ponzi with Scott Thompson       Scott Thompson – 032712 – Hour 3      
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Tufts previews federal budget expectations

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April 11, 2012
Tufts previews federal budget expectations

Pension expert Bill Tufts analyzes the old-age security changes expected in Thursday’s federal budget. March 29, 2012 17:10 Click here to view video
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CTV – Federal Budget Coverage

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April 11, 2012
CTV – Federal Budget Coverage

Watch coverage of the federal budget. A panel of influential Canadians discuses the budget. See Bill an his response to the lack of announcements about pensions.   Click here to watch video
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Regina – another pension plan in trouble

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April 6, 2012
Regina – another pension plan in trouble

Pensions across the country are melting down. Saint John NB, Montreal and now Regina. Check out the other videos from the Canadian Taxpayers Federation.
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Ontario teachers pension hits the wall

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April 4, 2012
Ontario teachers pension hits the wall

From the archives a member of the Ontario Secoundary School Teachers Federation (thanks Joe). We originally posted this on our old website in 2009. Despite hefty contributions and huge asset accumulations there is a crisis and it will hit in 2014 with a vengeance!
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