Category: Lesson Plans

Time to get out of the 70’s!

We’ve been talking about the antiquated 403(b) sales system in PA school districts for years. The Investment News article provides a good summary of the resulting consequences for all teachers – poor products, high costs, lack of fiduciary representation, and no...

Crash Proof Retirement Exposed

I’m sure you have heard the radio commercials that speak to the fears of investors – especially those who lost money during the financial crisis in 2008/2009. Of course, the only ones who lost were the ones who got overly emotional and sold out. Phil Cannella is a...

What is Good for PSERS, Just Might be Good for You

Recently PA State Treasurer, Joseph Torsella, discussed his priorities for the coming year.  One of the items he mentioned caught my eye – Lower Pension Fees.  As reported by Erin Arvedlund of the Philadelphia Inquirer, Torsella said “I could not be more convinced the...