Member Newsletter - October 2019

Posted for Members, October 3, 2019

Learn more about your pension at a member information session

Did you know that your pension grows in retirement, as it receives inflation protection increases? And if you die, your spouse receives a pension, paid to them for the rest of their life? Read more…

Increase your DBplus pension with a purchase

Your DBplus defined benefit pension from the CAAT Plan will provide you with a lifetime of monthly pension payments after you retire. But did you know that you have ways to increase your pension?  Read more…

Your simplified Annual Statement: Making it easier to understand your pension

We’ve enhanced your Annual Statement! Your next Statement will still contain all your valuable pension information in one place, with a fresh, new look. Read more…

Growing Plan membership benefits all

CAAT is evolving to meet the needs of a changing workforce. Since its launch in 2018, DBplus has attracted several new employers with its innovative offering, which includes guaranteed lifetime retirement income with conditional inflation protection, survivor pension benefits, and early retirement options – with the certainty of a fixed cost for both employees and employers.
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Member survey results coming this fall

More than 3,000 active members and 2,700 retired members completed the 2019 opinion surveys. Read more…

Stay current on joint governance

Joint governance is a key strength of the Plan. It ensures employees and employers have an equal voice in the Plan’s decisions through their representatives on the Board of Trustees and the Sponsors’ Committee. Read more…