News

  • Secure Online Services

    TRAF's website will be unavailable from 5:00 pm, Friday, September 30 until 2:00 pm on Saturday, October 1, 2016. We apologize for this inconvenience.

     
  • Newsletters

    Spring 2016 Link and Horizon

     
  • Manitoba Blue Cross Members Who Retired Before January 1, 2010

    The Manitoba Public School Employee (MPSE) Trust and Manitoba Blue Cross have agreed that, as of October 2016, your monthly retiree health insurance benefits premiums

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  • 2015 T4A's

    2015 T4A's were mailed in early February. If you are a registered member, you can find your electronic T4A in TRAF's secure Online Services.

     
  • Benefits Statements

    2015 Benefits Statements are now posted. To view, register or login to Online Services.

     
  • New Deduction Method


    TRAF is implementing a new contribution deduction method and has asked all school divisions to move to the new method by September 2016.

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  • Attention Deferred Members!

    Even if you are no longer an active TRAF member, it is important to receive notifications that may affect your TRAF pension.

    Once you are no longer contributing to TRAF you should  update changes to your address through Online Services, notify TRAF if your marital status changes, and know when you are eligible to receive your pension and contact TRAF three months in advance in order to collect your pension on time.

     

Featured Articles

  • 2015 Annual Report

    The 2015 Annual Report and Summary are now available to view.

    En français
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  • TRAF Releases 2015 Investment Results

    Available in English and en français.

     
  • 2016 COLA

    The July 1, 2016, cost of living adjustment (COLA) is 1.07%. The Consumer Price Index for Canada increased by 1.61% during 2015 (December over December).

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  • Rules Affecting Members Who Left Teaching Before May 31, 2010

    If you accumulated three to nine years of qualifying service and do not intend to return to the Manitoba public school system, you are now eligible to receive your TRAF pension at a reduced amount as early as age 55, rather than waiting until age 65 as required under previous rules.

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