Recently retired member, Darin Jackson, a member of CUPE local 416, says that he didn’t always understand the value of his OMERS pension. “When I started working for the city in the early 1980s, I complained about OMERS to my union rep and tried to get out of joining the plan.”
Starting January, 1, 2016, your OMERS pension will increase by 1.16%. This increase reflects 100% of the change in the cost of living, as measured by the Canadian Consumer Price Index (CPI). Your Annual Statement of Pension shows your updated pension amount for 2016.
Not only does OMERS provide secure and sustainable pensions to members, OMERS also has a positive impact on local communities and the economy.
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