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  • State Settles With Ex-Official Who Got Disability Pension While Serving As Volunteer Fireman

    The 2-year legal battle over ex-deputy environmental commissioner David Leff's neck ailment – a case that exposed claims of both unfairness and excessive generosity in the state's system of awarding premium pensions to retirees with disabilities–has finally ended.
  • Retirement insecurity: Two studies underline housing and income challenges

    CHICAGO (Reuters) - Monday marks the sixth anniversary of the bankruptcy filing of Lehman Brothers, a key event in the Wall Street meltdown that led to the Great Recession. The recession wreaked havoc on the retirement plans of millions of Americans,...

    Auditors: More Miscues Managing CT Teachers' Retirement System

    Auditors: More Miscues Managing CT Teachers' Retirement System
    The state agency that oversees benefits for 32,000 retired Connecticut teachers and their beneficiaries came under fire again Thursday from the state auditors. While Auditors Robert M. Ward and John C. Geragosian expanded concerns they raised earlier...

    Candidates need reality check on pensions

     Candidates need reality check on pensions
    What to do about our state's worst-in-the-nation pension liability? Gov. Pat Quinn says he doesn't need a "Plan B" to address the problem because he believes the Illinois Supreme Court will uphold the pension reform law he signed in December. Bruce...

    Preparation can take the pinch out of retirement

    Recent studies have shown that many prospective retirees have insufficient assets or sources of income for a comfortable retirement. A lot of factors play into this problem. I'll discuss major ones below, and suggest ways to alleviate them. --Mortgage...