Retirees / NUARC

(National Union Action on Retiree Concerns)

September 12, 2017

 "The former government spent 16 years balancing the books by eroding public services, and this government has clearly signalled a new approach that reflects a number of priorities the BCGE/NUPGEU has identified in our budget submissions." — Stephanie Smith, BCGEU President

November 17, 2016

The campaign for retiree pension benefits was strong and effective forcing the government to negotiate.

November 14, 2016

“For people without defined benefit pension plans, there’s an ever-present fear of seeing a significant drop in their retirement income.” — Larry Brown, NUPGE President

October 24, 2016

Millennials urged to plan for '100-year horizon' — Peter Armstrong, CBC News 

September 20, 2016

By Grace MacAluso, Windsor Star — September 20, 2016

Detroit Three-Unifor contract talks aren’t expected to gear up until late summer, but Local 444 retirees want to make sure their concerns aren’t forgotten at the bargaining table.

May 16, 2016

The fourth in a series of five NUPGE Pension Basics webinars will explore the legal and regulatory framework governing pension plans in Canada.

April 25, 2016

The third in a series of five NUPGE Pension Basics webinars will explore the basics of pension investment, investment risks and opportunities and the role of trustees in setting investment policies.

April 4, 2016

Changes proposed in budget would have seen drug costs increase for many seniors.

April 4, 2016

Webinar on pension plan funding and the role of the actuary to take place Friday, April 8.

March 17, 2016

Spending plan will also invest heavily in "unsexy" infrastructure projects.