Retired Member News - Winter 2016/2017

December 01, 2016
Meeting your needs with the Additional Voluntary Contributions (AVC) Income Option
We are always listening to members and working to meet your needs. A recent example is the new AVC Income Option. We introduced this because members asked for an option to leave funds in their AVC accounts beyond age 71. Read More
What is retirement really like?
Retirement has a different meaning for everyone – from exploring the world, to finding a new vocation, to donating your time to a meaningful cause. We sat down with three recently retired OMERS members to see how they are settling into their retirement. These interviews have been summarized here. Read More
Inflation adjustment: OMERS pensions to increase by 1.45% in 2017
The annual cost of living adjustment is 1.45% as of January 1, 2017. This increase reflects 100% of the adjustment in the Consumer Price Index, a weighted basket of goods and services typically purchased by Canadian households each month. Read More
OMERS invests in the Port of Melbourne, Australia
OMERS makes its first major investment in Australia. Read More
Get online with myOMERS
You can do a lot online using myOMERS, your personalized, online pension management tool. It is quick and easy to make updates to your beneficiaries, marital status, address, telephone and email. Read More