'Canadians need real measures, such as pension reform, to improve their economic well-being' - James Clancy.
Pensions and Retirement Security
'A secure, enjoyable retirement should be the right earned by workers for decades of contributions to one’s community and Canada’s economy.' - James Clancy.
The BCGEU has been working hard with a number of partners to bring pressure to bear on the government on this critical issue facing members.
Public sector pensions are paid for by the deferred wages of public employees throughout their careers and private sector workers deserve the same opportunity to protect themselves in retirement.
Almost one third of Canadians aged 35-54 expect to be working in their retirement years.
Rosy outlook portrayed by Calgary professor does not stand up to research by pension expert Bob Baldwin.
Canada's finance ministers are doing Canadians a grave disservice by pretending that no real crisis exists within our failing pension system.
NUPGE publishes the first of three reports on ideas that emerged from a series of 26 town hall meetings across the country to assess the way forward from the global economic collapse.
'It’s time to consider expansion of our public universal workplace pension plan, the CPP.' - Joan Jessome.
'Only 38% of paid workers have workplace pensions.'- Monica Townson.