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FL is $20.6 billion in debt -- lower than last year and sort of like reducing your credit card balance - Florida Phoenix
FL is $20.6 billion in debt -- lower than last year and sort of like reducing your credit card balance  Florida Phoenix
Posted on Mon, 09 Dec 2019 07:00:00 GMT



How military pension tax exemptions could help recruitment in Indiana - FOX 59 Indianapolis
How military pension tax exemptions could help recruitment in Indiana  FOX 59 Indianapolis
Posted on Tue, 10 Dec 2019 00:44:00 GMT



10 Top Stock Picks of America's Largest Pension Funds - Kiplinger's Personal Finance
10 Top Stock Picks of America's Largest Pension Funds  Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Posted on Mon, 25 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Florida Firefighters Pension Sues Resideo for Securities Fraud - Chief Investment Officer
Florida Firefighters Pension Sues Resideo for Securities Fraud  Chief Investment Officer
Posted on Thu, 05 Dec 2019 14:44:22 GMT



Pension strikes cripple Paris, more travel woes ahead - Sun Sentinel
Pension strikes cripple Paris, more travel woes ahead  Sun Sentinel
Posted on Mon, 09 Dec 2019 13:35:08 GMT



Former Illinois Investment Chairman Foresees Bailout For Public Pensions - Alton Daily News
Former Illinois Investment Chairman Foresees Bailout For Public Pensions  Alton Daily News
Posted on Sat, 07 Dec 2019 22:18:45 GMT



Stop Investing in China’s Brutality - The New York Times
Stop Investing in China’s Brutality  The New York Times
Posted on Thu, 05 Dec 2019 16:34:00 GMT



How Long $100K in Retirement Will Last in Every State - Yahoo Money
How Long $100K in Retirement Will Last in Every State  Yahoo Money
Posted on Mon, 09 Dec 2019 10:00:00 GMT



Tensions as yellow vests join French retirement protests - The Florida Times-Union
Tensions as yellow vests join French retirement protests  The Florida Times-Union
Posted on Sat, 07 Dec 2019 15:41:11 GMT



The Best and Worst States for Retirement - MoneyWise.com
The Best and Worst States for Retirement  MoneyWise.com
Posted on Fri, 15 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT



A Florida pension that's still working - Florida Phoenix
A Florida pension that's still working  Florida Phoenix
Posted on Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



France: Protests Continue Against Macron's Pension Overhaul - Democracy Now!
France: Protests Continue Against Macron's Pension Overhaul  Democracy Now!
Posted on Mon, 09 Dec 2019 15:38:09 GMT



Letters and feedback: Dec. 8, 2019 - Florida Today
Letters and feedback: Dec. 8, 2019  Florida Today
Posted on Mon, 09 Dec 2019 20:15:00 GMT



Taxes in Retirement: How All 50 States Tax Retirees, 2019 - Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Taxes in Retirement: How All 50 States Tax Retirees, 2019  Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Posted on Wed, 20 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Keeping Florida's pension fund financially healthy won't be cheap - Florida Phoenix
Keeping Florida's pension fund financially healthy won't be cheap  Florida Phoenix
Posted on Wed, 06 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT



French protest retirement changes, travel disruptions abound - Sun Sentinel
French protest retirement changes, travel disruptions abound  Sun Sentinel
Posted on Sat, 07 Dec 2019 20:48:45 GMT



Guest column: Florida retirement system is being mismanaged - The Florida Times-Union
Guest column: Florida retirement system is being mismanaged  The Florida Times-Union
Posted on Fri, 04 Oct 2019 07:13:47 GMT



Workers Strike Across France Today over Macron's Pensions Plan - Democracy Now!
Workers Strike Across France Today over Macron's Pensions Plan  Democracy Now!
Posted on Thu, 05 Dec 2019 14:54:56 GMT



Pay attention retirees: Unrealistic decisions by the state could hurt Florida pensioners - Florida Phoenix
Pay attention retirees: Unrealistic decisions by the state could hurt Florida pensioners  Florida Phoenix
Posted on Mon, 07 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Florida Retirement surpasses benchmark with 6.3% annual return - Pensions & Investments
Florida Retirement surpasses benchmark with 6.3% annual return  Pensions & Investments
Posted on Mon, 23 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Why Utah Has Become America’s Economic Star - The Wall Street Journal
Why Utah Has Become America’s Economic Star  The Wall Street Journal
Posted on Fri, 06 Dec 2019 23:53:00 GMT



10 Ways Retirement Has Changed Over the Past Decade - U.S. News & World Report
10 Ways Retirement Has Changed Over the Past Decade  U.S. News & World Report
Posted on Fri, 22 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Wynn Resorts settles with pension funds over sex allegations - Sun Sentinel
Wynn Resorts settles with pension funds over sex allegations  Sun Sentinel
Posted on Thu, 28 Nov 2019 08:48:14 GMT



FL state pension fund will need more cash to stay healthy - Florida Phoenix
FL state pension fund will need more cash to stay healthy  Florida Phoenix
Posted on Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



State employee allowed to telecommute from Florida long enough to get a pension, retirement benefits - Yankee Institute
State employee allowed to telecommute from Florida long enough to get a pension, retirement benefits  Yankee Institute
Posted on Thu, 03 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Retired detective says he got bad advice from DMS. Now he owes $541,000 in retirement payments - Tallahassee.com
Retired detective says he got bad advice from DMS. Now he owes $541,000 in retirement payments  Tallahassee.com
Posted on Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fidelity, Florida Pension Fund Examine Fisher In Wake Of Lewd Comments - Financial Advisor Magazine
Fidelity, Florida Pension Fund Examine Fisher In Wake Of Lewd Comments  Financial Advisor Magazine
Posted on Wed, 16 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Inequality in American Cities - GZERO Media
Inequality in American Cities  GZERO Media
Posted on Mon, 09 Dec 2019 15:21:54 GMT



Oregon pension fund is invested in spyware, prison companies - Bay News 9
Oregon pension fund is invested in spyware, prison companies  Bay News 9
Posted on Tue, 19 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Report: ‘True’ cost of unfunded pensions has Florida $12 billion in the red - The Center Square
Report: ‘True’ cost of unfunded pensions has Florida $12 billion in the red  The Center Square
Posted on Tue, 24 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



State pension fund keeps positive growth trend - Jacksonville Business Journal
State pension fund keeps positive growth trend  Jacksonville Business Journal
Posted on Tue, 10 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Why the Pa. teachers’ pension fund is buying fruit orchards in Florida and nut farms on the West Coast - The Philadelphia Inquirer
Why the Pa. teachers’ pension fund is buying fruit orchards in Florida and nut farms on the West Coast  The Philadelphia Inquirer
Posted on Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hollywood taxpayers stuck spending millions on extra pension payouts - Sun Sentinel
Hollywood taxpayers stuck spending millions on extra pension payouts  Sun Sentinel
Posted on Tue, 01 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Florida State Board of Administration allocates $1.1 billion - Pensions & Investments
Florida State Board of Administration allocates $1.1 billion  Pensions & Investments
Posted on Thu, 31 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Florida Retirement System Audit Forecasts Diminishing Future Returns - Chief Investment Officer
Florida Retirement System Audit Forecasts Diminishing Future Returns  Chief Investment Officer
Posted on Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Scot Peterson’s pension — $8,702 a month — is on the line in criminal case - Sun Sentinel
Scot Peterson’s pension — $8,702 a month — is on the line in criminal case  Sun Sentinel
Posted on Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Audit: Florida's pension system earns 8.9 % on investments, problems lurk ahead - Tallahassee.com
Audit: Florida's pension system earns 8.9 % on investments, problems lurk ahead  Tallahassee.com
Posted on Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Florida State Board allocates nearly $1.9 billion - Pensions & Investments
Florida State Board allocates nearly $1.9 billion  Pensions & Investments
Posted on Thu, 01 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



'Devastating': Peru's refusal to pay bond debts could impact Florida first responders' pensions - Florida Politics
'Devastating': Peru's refusal to pay bond debts could impact Florida first responders' pensions  Florida Politics
Posted on Mon, 30 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



U.S. pension funds took positions in blacklisted Chinese surveillance company - Reuters India
U.S. pension funds took positions in blacklisted Chinese surveillance company  Reuters India
Posted on Tue, 15 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Here's how much your state spends on retirement - USA TODAY
Here's how much your state spends on retirement  USA TODAY
Posted on Tue, 06 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Pension suspension lawsuit in Florida could become a dog fight - Tallahassee.com
Pension suspension lawsuit in Florida could become a dog fight  Tallahassee.com
Posted on Mon, 22 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Three Tampa Bay counties among best places to save for retirement in Florida - Tampa Bay Business Journal
Three Tampa Bay counties among best places to save for retirement in Florida  Tampa Bay Business Journal
Posted on Wed, 25 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



How many collecting Illinois pensions have moved to other states, and how much did they take with them? - Chicago Daily Herald
How many collecting Illinois pensions have moved to other states, and how much did they take with them?  Chicago Daily Herald
Posted on Thu, 20 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Florida's pension fund keeps positive streak alive for ninth straight year - Orlando Weekly
Florida's pension fund keeps positive streak alive for ninth straight year  Orlando Weekly
Posted on Tue, 10 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Belle Terre Elementary Principal Culver Under Criminal Investigation By FDLE as District Announces Interim - FlaglerLive.com
Belle Terre Elementary Principal Culver Under Criminal Investigation By FDLE as District Announces Interim  FlaglerLive.com
Posted on Tue, 03 Dec 2019 22:23:10 GMT



"Fiscal Democracy," Autopilot Spending, And Pension Underfunding: A New Report - Forbes
"Fiscal Democracy," Autopilot Spending, And Pension Underfunding: A New Report  Forbes
Posted on Thu, 01 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Here are the 5 best and 5 worst states for retirement - CNBC
Here are the 5 best and 5 worst states for retirement  CNBC
Posted on Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



With no explanation, retired prison official's pension restored by state - Florida Politics
With no explanation, retired prison official's pension restored by state  Florida Politics
Posted on Sat, 20 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Police chief routed his pay through a Realtor. He’s accused of gaming pension system - Miami Herald
Police chief routed his pay through a Realtor. He’s accused of gaming pension system  Miami Herald
Posted on Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



$32M lien placed on Tampa Bay Times over pension payment defaults - Florida Politics
$32M lien placed on Tampa Bay Times over pension payment defaults  Florida Politics
Posted on Wed, 14 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Local newspapers wait anxiously for pension funding relief - Roll Call
Local newspapers wait anxiously for pension funding relief  Roll Call
Posted on Mon, 07 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



State freezes former DOC intelligence chief's pension, he responds with a lawsuit - Tallahassee.com
State freezes former DOC intelligence chief's pension, he responds with a lawsuit  Tallahassee.com
Posted on Thu, 18 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Miami commissioners might restore the publicly funded pensions they lost a decade ago - Miami Herald
Miami commissioners might restore the publicly funded pensions they lost a decade ago  Miami Herald
Posted on Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Should You Relocate to Trim Taxes in Retirement? - Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Should You Relocate to Trim Taxes in Retirement?  Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Posted on Mon, 28 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Troubles are mounting for Fisher Investments - Pensions & Investments
Troubles are mounting for Fisher Investments  Pensions & Investments
Posted on Fri, 18 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Senators advance effort to curb congressional pensions - Roll Call
Senators advance effort to curb congressional pensions  Roll Call
Posted on Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



14 States That Won’t Tax Your Pension - Kiplinger's Personal Finance
14 States That Won’t Tax Your Pension  Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Posted on Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Florida Deferred Comp nixes 2 record keepers in 457 plan - Pensions & Investments
Florida Deferred Comp nixes 2 record keepers in 457 plan  Pensions & Investments
Posted on Wed, 16 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Public Pensions Pour Millions into Private Prisons - Documented
Public Pensions Pour Millions into Private Prisons  Documented
Posted on Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Former school Supt. got lucrative benefits after being suspended, then reinstated - Florida Phoenix
Former school Supt. got lucrative benefits after being suspended, then reinstated  Florida Phoenix
Posted on Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Jacksonville City Council committee supports taking on JEA pension debt - The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville City Council committee supports taking on JEA pension debt  The Florida Times-Union
Posted on Tue, 17 Sep 2019 19:56:26 GMT



Nearly $2.5B in Illinois public pension payments flow to 70K out-of-state retirees - Illinois Policy
Nearly $2.5B in Illinois public pension payments flow to 70K out-of-state retirees  Illinois Policy
Posted on Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Here’s how much money the Florida Retirement System has made from gun stocks since the Parkland school shooting - Tampa Bay Business Journal
Here’s how much money the Florida Retirement System has made from gun stocks since the Parkland school shooting  Tampa Bay Business Journal
Posted on Tue, 27 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT



JEA board, Jacksonville City Council approve financial protections for employees - The Florida Times-Union
JEA board, Jacksonville City Council approve financial protections for employees  The Florida Times-Union
Posted on Tue, 24 Sep 2019 23:35:06 GMT



Is your money safe? These states are getting hit hardest by the pension crisis - USA TODAY
Is your money safe? These states are getting hit hardest by the pension crisis  USA TODAY
Posted on Tue, 15 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Can I afford retirement in Florida? Here's the budget breakdown - Business Insider
Can I afford retirement in Florida? Here's the budget breakdown  Business Insider
Posted on Sat, 21 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Lawmaker trying to block ‘derelict’ Parkland deputy Scot Peterson’s pension says he wants ‘accountability’ - Sun Sentinel
Lawmaker trying to block ‘derelict’ Parkland deputy Scot Peterson’s pension says he wants ‘accountability’  Sun Sentinel
Posted on Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



12 States That Won't Tax Your Retirement Income - Kiplinger's Personal Finance
12 States That Won't Tax Your Retirement Income  Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Posted on Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Investment advisor ordered to pay $1.6 million after 25 years of pension fund fraud - Miami Herald
Investment advisor ordered to pay $1.6 million after 25 years of pension fund fraud  Miami Herald
Posted on Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Florida’s pension fund urges guns manufacturers to act responsibly - Tampa Bay Times
Florida’s pension fund urges guns manufacturers to act responsibly  Tampa Bay Times
Posted on Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Florida Retirement System returns 8.98%, above its benchmark - Pensions & Investments
Florida Retirement System returns 8.98%, above its benchmark  Pensions & Investments
Posted on Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Your Illinois News Radar » About 18 percent of public employee retirees move out of state - The Capitol Fax Blog
Your Illinois News Radar » About 18 percent of public employee retirees move out of state  The Capitol Fax Blog
Posted on Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Taking away Scot Peterson's pension unconstitutional, attorney says; mayor seeks Broward's support for effort - Sun Sentinel
Taking away Scot Peterson's pension unconstitutional, attorney says; mayor seeks Broward's support for effort  Sun Sentinel
Posted on Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



7 Best Places in the US to Retire on A Federal Pension - FedSmith.com
7 Best Places in the US to Retire on A Federal Pension  FedSmith.com
Posted on Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Investment Adviser Sentenced for Defrauding Pension Plan - PLANSPONSOR
Investment Adviser Sentenced for Defrauding Pension Plan  PLANSPONSOR
Posted on Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Florida pension investments flow to Russian companies targeted by Trump administration - Politico
Florida pension investments flow to Russian companies targeted by Trump administration  Politico
Posted on Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Retirees are fleeing these 3 states in droves - CNBC
Retirees are fleeing these 3 states in droves  CNBC
Posted on Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Luke Sharrett/Getty Images Coal workers fear for pensions after Murray Energy bankruptcy - WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
Luke Sharrett/Getty Images Coal workers fear for pensions after Murray Energy bankruptcy  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
Posted on Sun, 03 Nov 2019 07:00:00 GMT



The Coming Pension Crisis Is So Big That It's A Problem For Everyone - Forbes
The Coming Pension Crisis Is So Big That It's A Problem For Everyone  Forbes
Posted on Mon, 20 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Dillon: Time to Talk (Again) About Taxing Retirement Income - Better Government Association (BGA)
Dillon: Time to Talk (Again) About Taxing Retirement Income  Better Government Association (BGA)
Posted on Tue, 15 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Florida's $6 Million Man: Broward County School Superintendent Robert Runcie - Forbes
Florida's $6 Million Man: Broward County School Superintendent Robert Runcie  Forbes
Posted on Wed, 17 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Tax breaks for seniors could widen gap between CT’s rich and poor - The CT Mirror
Tax breaks for seniors could widen gap between CT’s rich and poor  The CT Mirror
Posted on Thu, 10 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



10 Most Tax-Friendly States for Retirees, 2019 - Kiplinger's Personal Finance
10 Most Tax-Friendly States for Retirees, 2019  Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Posted on Tue, 05 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT



'Don't mess with us': Family of the 'Cat Lady' seeks justice in Muskoka mystery of missing seniors - CBC.ca
'Don't mess with us': Family of the 'Cat Lady' seeks justice in Muskoka mystery of missing seniors  CBC.ca
Posted on Sun, 08 Dec 2019 09:00:00 GMT



The Best And Worst States For Retirement, Ranked - HuffPost
The Best And Worst States For Retirement, Ranked  HuffPost
Posted on Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



The 25 Best Places To Retire In 2019 - Forbes
The 25 Best Places To Retire In 2019  Forbes
Posted on Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Flagler school superintendent reveals retirement plans - Daytona Beach News-Journal
Flagler school superintendent reveals retirement plans  Daytona Beach News-Journal
Posted on Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Pension consultant Mercer cautions clients on Fisher Investments - Citywire USA
Pension consultant Mercer cautions clients on Fisher Investments  Citywire USA
Posted on Thu, 31 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Florida State Pension Fund Returns 8.99% - Chief Investment Officer
Florida State Pension Fund Returns 8.99%  Chief Investment Officer
Posted on Wed, 11 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Disgraced Parkland resource officer could have his retirement benefits stripped - New York Post
Disgraced Parkland resource officer could have his retirement benefits stripped  New York Post
Posted on Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Sweeney Supports Ban on Public Pension Investments in Gun Industry - NJ Spotlight
Sweeney Supports Ban on Public Pension Investments in Gun Industry  NJ Spotlight
Posted on Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Pension and hedge funds push U.S. SEC to reconsider proxy adviser guidance - Reuters
Pension and hedge funds push U.S. SEC to reconsider proxy adviser guidance  Reuters
Posted on Tue, 15 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Pension Funds Rethinking Investments in Blacklisted Chinese Surveillance Firm - Treasury and Risk
Pension Funds Rethinking Investments in Blacklisted Chinese Surveillance Firm  Treasury and Risk
Posted on Wed, 23 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Why Is State’s Public Pension System Still Invested in Gun Industry? - NJ Spotlight
Why Is State’s Public Pension System Still Invested in Gun Industry?  NJ Spotlight
Posted on Wed, 07 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Wendy's Billionaire Owner Spurns Farmworkers While Profiting Off Pension Funds - Eyes on the Ties
Wendy's Billionaire Owner Spurns Farmworkers While Profiting Off Pension Funds  Eyes on the Ties
Posted on Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Revived Pension Reform Package Begins Advancing In Florida House - WFSU
Revived Pension Reform Package Begins Advancing In Florida House  WFSU
Posted on Wed, 29 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT



Retiring early? These 10 US cities could be your best bet - CNBC
Retiring early? These 10 US cities could be your best bet  CNBC
Posted on Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Broward State Attorney Michael Satz Lets Top Employees Double-Dip Into Pensions - Miami New Times
Broward State Attorney Michael Satz Lets Top Employees Double-Dip Into Pensions  Miami New Times
Posted on Tue, 23 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Francis Rooney wants to stop federal bailouts of cities - Florida Politics
Francis Rooney wants to stop federal bailouts of cities  Florida Politics
Posted on Tue, 01 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT



 

 
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