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How Much Will You Need To Retire? More Tools Popping Up Online

If you’re thinking about retiring you might be happy to learn you can do it online now.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2013

Report: Money From Detroit Pension Funds Misspent

The report says spending was “effectively robbing” pension funds and contributed to a “significant underfunding” of the funds.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2013

Court Rejects Changes To State Workers’ Pensions

Nearly 18K state employees don’t have to contribute 4% of their pay to get full pension benefits in retirement because a law requiring the paycheck deductions is unconstitutional, the Michigan appeals court ruled.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2013


Detroit EM Orders Investigation Into Pension Funds

Kevyn Orr has ordered a fraud and corruption investigation into the police and fire pension fund and general employee pension fund.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2013

Detroit's Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Detroit EM Team Discusses Reduced Pension Payouts With Unions

Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr is reportedly prepared to take Detroit into federal bankruptcy court if the city’s 30,000 employees and retirees refuse the reduced payouts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2013

Event Notices From May 6

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2013

Judy Hurd talks with Mare Osborne (credit: Great Lakes Caring Hospice)

80-Year-Old Woman Has No Plans To Retire

If you are the type of person who can’t wait to retire to the good life, you may be surprised meet Judy Hurd.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/19/2013

(Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Former Piston Rasheed Wallace Retires Again From NBA

New York Knicks forward Rasheed Wallace retired again from the NBA on Wednesday after he was unable to recover from a left foot injury.

97.1 The Ticket–04/17/2013

Study: Cities Have $12.7B In Retiree Health Costs

Michigan cities and townships that provide health care for retired public workers face nearly $13 billion in unfunded costs, with half setting aside no money to cope with a bill gobbling up more of their budgets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/16/2013

DETROIT, MI - CIRCA 2011: In this handout image provided by the NFL, Jeff Backus of the Detroit Lions poses for his NFL headshot circa 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)

Detroit Lions Jeff Backus Set To Retire

According to the Detroit Lions Twitter account, 12-year NFL and Detroit Lions veteran Jeff Backus is retiring.

97.1 The Ticket–03/14/2013




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