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Pension Ponzi – Buy The Book

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January 6, 2012
Pension Ponzi – Buy The Book

Click Here to Purchase Pension Ponzi Pension Ponzi written by Bill Tufts and Lee Fairbanks was released in the fall of 2011. It is on it’s way to becoming a best seller and has been at the top of its Amazon category lists for the past two months.  
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Wall Street Journal – Why Public Pensions Are So Rich

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January 4, 2012
Wall Street Journal – Why Public Pensions Are So Rich

    Bob Plamondon is a policy expert and author from Ottawa. He wrote an excellent article today in the Globe and Mail called Look in the mirror, MP’s, before reforming pensions. Andrew Biggs is a leading pension reform expert in the US. I have followed him for sometime and he always has good...
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Ottawa’s pension problem

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December 21, 2011
Ottawa’s pension problem

December 15, 2011 13:59 Pension reform expert Bill Tufts analyzes Ottawa’s $80 billion understatement of public-sector pensions Click Here to View
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Sun TV Minding Your Business with Anita Sharma

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December 14, 2011
Sun TV Minding Your Business with Anita Sharma

Bill Tufts, author of Pension Ponzi, talks to Sun News Network’s Anita Sharma about the alarming growth of public sector jobs while the private sector pulls back.  Mr. Tufts also addresses the impact of the strong Canadian dollar AND high union wages – a double-whammy for Canada. Click Here to View 
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Johnathan Chevreau review – The Pension Ponzi scheme

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November 20, 2011
Johnathan Chevreau review – The Pension Ponzi scheme

Financial Post Oct 29, 2011 This column has long used the term “pension envy” to describe the great divide between the 20% minority of Canadians in cushy public-sector defined-benefit pensions and the rest of us hoping to retire on fluctuating RRSPs or defined-contribution pensions. There were several signs this week that pension envy —...
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The Rutherford Show

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November 12, 2011
The Rutherford Show

The Rutherford Show – 630 CHED Unions disrupt retirement plans Are public sector unions ruining your retirement? Guest – BILL TUFTS, pension reform expert and co-author of “Pension Ponzi”. Part One – click here to listen (starts in two minutes) Part two – click to listen here        
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The Lang and O’Leary Exchange – CBC

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November 12, 2011
The Lang and O’Leary Exchange – CBC

Pension Ponzi! November 8, 2011News > TV Shows > Lang & O’Leary Exchange The latest figures indicate that Canadian membership in pension plans is slowing down. Lang and O’Leary speak with two guests with very different interpretations of the data.                                                              Click here  to see video
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The Rob Breakenridge Show

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November 12, 2011
The Rob Breakenridge Show

Rob Breakenridge Calgary AM 630 5 Why you’re on the hook for public sector pensions, Rob chats with Bill Tufts, Author of “Pension Ponzi: How public sector unions are bankrupting Canada’s healthcare, education and your retirement” Click hear for interview  
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CBC – Maritime Noon Public Sector Pensions

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November 12, 2011
CBC – Maritime Noon Public Sector Pensions

    CBC – Maritimes Noon – November 8, 2011 Bill discusses the melt-down of the pension plan in the City Of St John. Click Here for interview  
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California implements major pension reforms

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October 28, 2011
California implements major pension reforms

The Governor of California, Gerry Brown has gone ahead with pension changes. This despite the fact that he is heavily indebted to unions for his election against billionaire Meg Whitman. It is estimated that unions spent millions to get Brown elected. Ironically one of the big spenders was the California Working Families for Jerry...
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