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Stories with subject: Retiree finances
  • School district insurance swap for retirees could save money 
    Updated: Jul-29-15 7:22 am

    THIBODAUX, Louisiana - By replacing insurance plans for retirees, officials say the Lafourche Parish School District could save more than $300,000 each year.

  • Judge says 2014 Chicago pension overhaul unconstitutional story has photos
    Updated: Jul-24-15 2:24 pm

    CHICAGO - A Cook County judge on Friday threw out a 2014 law aimed at reducing multibillion-dollar shortfalls in two Chicago pension funds, a decision city officials have said could leave the retirement accounts insolvent in a little more than a decade or lead to massive tax increases.

  • SC treasurer accused of violating ethics law with 2011 hire 
    Updated: Jul-23-15 6:31 pm

    COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina's ethics panel has decided to take a closer look at a state retiree's allegation that State Treasurer Curtis Loftis violated ethics law by hiring a long-time friend in 2011 to join a lawsuit against the Bank of New York.

  • Senate cancels session to consider overriding Jindal vetoes 
    Updated: Jul-17-15 12:07 pm

    BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Louisiana lawmakers won't be returning to Baton Rouge this month to consider overriding Gov. Bobby Jindal's vetoes of bills passed in the last legislative session.