Category Archives: FYI

FYI – Travel Newsletter

I figured that we’re all sick and tired of hearing news about the pandemic and politics, so I’m forwarding this link to read and watch some interesting world news about travel, etc. Click HERE for the link. Enjoy…

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PPAO – FYI – Covid-19 Test Requirement for U.S. Flight Entries

Ladies and Gentlemen, This came through yesterday from the Canadian Snowbirds Association. Making plans for trips to the US might be a bit more difficult after 26 January 2021. More detailed information can be found through the link at the … Continue reading

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FYI – PPAO – Retirement and Satisfaction Survey Results

Ladies and Gentlemen, Attached is the paper prepared by Dr. Parnoby and Broll on retiree resilience and satisfaction with life, which almost 1000 of our members participated in. The PPAO Board of Directors would like to thank those from our … Continue reading

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Protected: PPAO Scholarship Program Accepting Applications

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PPAO – FYI – NDP Scott Duvall Private Members Bill C-259

Ladies and Gentlemen, I hope this message finds you all well. PPAO Secretary, Wayne Omardeen, received information through the Canadian Federation of Pensioners regarding two Private Members Bills that have been introduced by NDP member Scott Duvall. They are Bills … Continue reading

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PPAO – FYI – Border Restrictions Update

Click HERE for the entire article on the Canadian Snowbirds Association website

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PPAO’s Open Letter To Premier of Ontario Re:Covid-19/Vaccines

Ladies and Gentlemen, As has been reported previously, the PPAO Board of Directors have been monitoring the government response to the Coronavirus and the implementation of the Flu Vaccine. We are particularly interested in how they deal with ensuring seniors … Continue reading

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FYI – OMERS’ CEO Regarding Pension Fund’s Investment Strategy amid COVID-19

Blake Hutcheson, president and CEO at OMERS discusses the pension fund’s investment strategy amid COVID-19, and how OMERS integrates ESG factors into its investment decision-making processes. To view the video on the BNN Bloomberg.ca website, click HERE

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PPAO – FYI – Doctors Without Borders Vaccine Petition

Ladies and Gentlemen, Doctors Without Borders are petitioning the governments to address the issue of vaccine development. The fact is that a large part of the funding for research is provided by taxpayer dollars. However, the drugs, vaccines or technologies … Continue reading

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PPAO – FYI – CAA Study More Safe Towing

Ladies and Gentlemen, Here is a link to information and a petition for More Safe Towing conducted by the CAA in April 2020. (https://www.moresafetows.ca/) If you agree with the CAA position, please complete the petition to be submitted to the … Continue reading

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