Pension

Senator Scott Brown on July 29, 2010 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. (Photo credit TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Sen. Brown Backing Tougher Federal Pension Bill

Scott Brown is pushing legislation that would strip members of Congress of their federal pensions if they’re convicted of corruption charges even after they’ve left Capitol Hill.

07/11/2011

Money Matters – Money Goals For Families: Retired Empty Nesters

Well this is it you think; you’ve raised your kids, worked all of your life and now it’s play time!

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/01/2011

Money Matters – Retirement Truths: Financial Strategies

Money plays a very big role in retirement planning. Will you have enough?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/22/2011

Sal DiMasi answers questions outside federal court, June 15, 2011. (Photo by Bernice Corpuz)

Convicted DiMasi Could Lose State Pension

Former Massachusetts House Speaker Sal DiMasi could lose his $5,000 a month state pension.

06/17/2011

Mass. Treasurer Steve Grossman

Grossman Accuses Bank Of Overcharging State Pension Fund

Massachusetts will try to recover millions of dollars in losses, after a big financial institution reportedly overcharged the state’s pension fund.

06/13/2011

Gov. Deval Patrick (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Patrick Proposes Overhaul Of Mass. Pension System

Gov. Deval Patrick is recommending the state increase the retirement age for state workers, end retirement subsidies and eliminate “double-dipping” by elected officials.

01/18/2011

James V. DiPaola (credit: Mass.gov)

DiPaolo Says “No” To Lucrative Pension Loop Hole

The sheriff from Middlesex County who was elected to a new six year term just a few weeks ago has announced he is retiring.

11/22/2010

James V. DiPaola (credit: Mass.gov)

Middlesex County Sherriff To Resign

Middlesex County Sheriff James V. DiPaola says he will resign in January, two months after winning re-election, rather than take a pension in addition to his salary.

11/21/2010

Retirement board to repay, appeal DiMasi pension

  The State Board of Retirement, in a split vote, decided Thursday to repay nearly $50,000 in pension money it withheld from former House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi, while also appealing a court’s order to do so […]

07/29/2010

State mulls another run at DiMasi's pension

The State Retirement Board is weighing whether to appeal a court decision ordering it to resume pension payments to former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi.

07/29/2010

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