News

  • Annual Benefits Statements now available

    November 29, 2019

    2019 Benefits Statements are now available through Online Services.

    Your Annual Benefits Statement provides important information such as when you are eligible to apply for your pension, projected gross monthly pension estimates, your termination benefit and your pre-retirement survivor’s benefit. It also confirms your beneficiary designation in the event you pass away before your pension begins.

    Log in or register for Online Services to review this important information.

     
  • Fall 2019 Link and Horizon newsletters

    November 1, 2019

    Read the fall 2019 editions of The Horizon and The Link newsletters for cautionary tales that might impact you, July 2019 retirement statistics, how you can help us locate former teachers, and more.

     
  • The 2018 Annual Report is now available

    June 5, 2019

    Read the 2018 Annual Report and its accompanying summary.

     
  • Left Teaching?

    September 16, 2019

    TRAF is currently reaching out to plan members who have left teaching and are eligible to receive a benefit. We will ask questions to verify your identity and collect information to process your benefit. Please contact our office if you have any questions about this process, or if you have previously worked in the public school system in Manitoba, contributed to TRAF and are approaching or at retirement age.

     
  • 2019 Cost of Living Adjustment

    March 8, 2019

    Effective July 1, 2019, TRAF will pay a cost of living adjustment (COLA) of 1.23% to eligible members receiving a TRAF pension.

    To learn more, visit Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA).

     
  • Update Your Contact Information

    January 3, 2019

    Your pension can be a significant financial asset. Please take the time to update your address, email, or phone number through secure Online Services or by contacting our office. This will ensure that you receive information from us regarding your TRAF plan.

     
  • Financial Outlook of the TRAF Pension Plan

    December 20, 2018

    A “Special Edition Newsletter Focused on Sustainability” is now available.

    Whether you’re early or mid-career, or approaching or enjoying retirement, it’s important to understand the financial outlook of your pension plan.