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1 hr ago | The Advocate

Our Views: Fair shake on pensions

Advocate staff file photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Louisiana State Police superintendent Col.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Opinion

1 hr ago | The News Tribune

Pension Council sets contribution rates that will jump up in 2015 for state workers, taxpayers

Contribution rates for state pensions are going up next year for Washington state employees, state government and local governments.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, McCleary, WA

2 hrs ago | Transport Topics

Wyden: House Trust Fund Fix 'Goes Too Far' on Pension Smoothing

The chairman of the tax-writing Senate Finance Committee on July 28 criticized the primary source of funding for a House bill that would shore up the Highway Trust Fund, a day before the Senate is expected to vote on the legislation.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Ron Wyden, Democrat, Retirement, Harry Reid

2 hrs ago | CBC News

Twin Rivers Paper Co. to bump up pension benefits

Natural Resources Minister Paul Robichaud is calling the deal with Twin Rivers Paper Co.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement

5 hrs ago | LA Daily News

Panel rules that Los Angeles City Hall must toss out new pension rules

In a major victory for Los Angeles city unions, a labor panel on Monday ordered that City Hall leaders toss out pensions rules adopted last year, a move that jeopardizes billions of dollars of promised savings for the city.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Los Angeles, CA

5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

KiwiSaver: Transferring UK pension a thorny issue

Your KiwiSaver provider must be a Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme in order to accept your UK pension transfer.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement

9 hrs ago | Business Journal

As Neustar fights for telecom contract, Oklahoma firefighters pension files suit

Neustar Inc., facing the possibility of losing a long-standing telecom contract that makes up about half its revenue, has stepped up criticisms of its chief rival and the FCC's selection process.

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Related Topix: Startups, NeuStar Inc., NeuStar, Personal Finance

9 hrs ago | Daily Kos

Chris Christie is breaking his own pension promises: 'Welcome to the real world, folks'

In 2011, Gov. Chris Christie made a big push to cut pensions for New Jersey's public workers, a push that included the promise that from now on, the state would do its part to keep the pension system funded after years of failing to meet its obligations.

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Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama

9 hrs ago | Business Journal

As Neustar fights for telecom contract, Oklahoma firefighters pension files suit

Neustar Inc., facing the possibility of losing a long-standing telecom contract that makes up about half its revenue, has stepped up criticisms of its chief rival and the FCC's selection process.

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Related Topix: Startups, NeuStar Inc., NeuStar, Personal Finance

13 hrs ago | The Montreal Gazette

Most Canadians say health will be biggest retirement expense

The Bank of Montreal report, titled "Living to 100: The Four Keys to Longevity," found that 74 per cent of those recently polled foresee medical costs as their biggest expense in their senior years.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Bank of Montreal, Banking, Financial Services, Long Term Care, Health, Personal Finance

17 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

Governor's pension plan offers only false savings

I've been following with interest recent pronouncements from Gov. Tom Corbett claiming billions of dollars in "savings" if the Corbett/Tobash pension "reform," based on questionable 30-year assumptions, becomes law.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, US Governors, Tom Corbett, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Government, Opinion

Sun Jul 27, 2014

News Max

Christie Pension Battle Called a Test for 2016

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's push for more reform of public pensions may put him to the test as he considers a 2016 bid for the White House, The Washington Post reports .

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, US Governors, Chris Christie

Hindustan Times

Soon a 75 hike in monthly pension for exMPs

Former MPs, whose pensions were last revised in 2009, may now see a hefty hike in their retirement benefits.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance

Daily Mail

Now savers are free at last to make their pensions work for them

The Government last week confirmed the new rules that will give savers far greater control over how they can take money from their pension funds.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Hertfordshire County, England, United Kingdom

Room 8

New York City Police and Firefighter Pensions

On December 20th of 2013, I published a post based on long term Census Bureau public employee pension data for the New York Police Pension Fund Article 2, the New York City Fire Department Article 1B Pension Fund, and the police and fire pension fund for New Jersey.

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Related Topix: Fire, Social Security

Hispanic Business

As $50B pension debt weighs on Pennsylvania, other states have embraced retirement overhauls

He wants to reduce the size of the lifetime pension guarantee for future hires and supplement it with a 401 -style benefit that shifts some of the risk to workers.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement

Sunherald.com

Advice for a happy retirement

In 2012, there were 43.1 million Americans age 65 and older. By 2050, that number is expected to reach 83.7 million, according to two recent reports from the U.S. Census Bureau.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Social Security

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Inside Bay Area

How much income will that 401(k) generate?

The retirement savings industry wants you to instead think about the monthly paycheck the account can generate.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Financial Services, BlackRock, Investment Services

San Gabriel Valley Tribune

How did L.A. County sheriff candidate Paul Tanaka get so much cash at retirement?

Before Paul Tanaka declared his candidacy for Los Angeles County sheriff in August 2013, he took three months off work and, once retired from the Sheriff's Department, the county government cut him a one-time check for $339,424.

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Related Topix: Los Angeles County, CA, Personal Finance, Long Beach, CA

The York Daily Record

A look at Gov. Tom Corbett's pension push and what some Pa. voters say about it

Gov. Tom Corbett has been stressing pension reform in recent campaign appearances as he tries to convince voters to give him a second term.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, US Governors, Tom Corbett, Harrisburg, PA, Greensburg, PA, Bucks County, PA

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