Our mission: Protecting the pensions and enhancing the quality of life for all OMERS pensioners.
The following are news items of interest from MROO.
As you have probably heard the provincial government is planning to end out of country OHIP coverage. The proposed changes were announced in late April with less than a week provided to voice concerns or gather information. There are so many unknowns with regards to these changes and how it will affect the average Ontarian.
May 1, 2019
RRSPs and TFSAs can both help you save for your financial goals, but there are important differences. Depending on your financial situation and goals, you may choose to contribute to both or only one.
March 5, 2019
We now live in a time that has seen fundamental changes in the way many of us buy goods and services. The era of eCommerce and online shopping is here to stay. Technology can offer useful new ways to greatly improve our quality of life. This certainly applies to many aspects of health care; including pharmacy.
January 16, 2019
Drivers convicted of distracted driving under the new laws will be punished with a licence suspension, a hefty fine and demerit points. The severity of the punishment increases with the number of subsequent offences committed.
December 15, 2018
We're excited to host our Tuesdays with OSSCO in our brand new home: 345 Wilson Avenue, Suite 404, Toronto, ON, M3H 5W1. For September 2018, Tuesdays with OSSCO invites Graham Webb from the Advocacy Centre of the Elderly to discuss 'Consent, Capacity & Substitute Decision Making'. Graham Webb has been the Executive Director of ACE from October 2016. Prior to accepting this position, Graham was the Staff Litigation Lawyer at ACE from May 1995 to September 2016. Don't miss this informative session with the Advocacy Centre of the Elderly! Registration is required and space is limited.
September 23, 2018
The Bereavement Authority of Ontario administers provisions of the Funeral, Burial and Cremation Services Act, 2002 (FBCSA) on behalf of the Ministry of Government and Consumer Services.
August 24, 2018
* Applicable for new bookings ONLY * Spain and Portugal programs are excluded from this promotion * This discount program may not be combined with any other offers, ie Merit Gift Cards * Only MROO members are eligible for this discount, not their travelling companions * Discount is on the pre tax amount
August 3, 2018
Longstays are a collection of longer duration vacations, exclusively by Merit Travel. Spend up to 30 days in your favourite destination. Live like a local with the perks of a tourist!
July 25, 2018
Longstays Vacations are a collection of longer duration vacations, exclusively by Merit Travel. Spend up to 30 days in your favourite destination. Live like a local with the perks of a tourist!
May 29, 2018
Investments generated almost $10 billion of net investment income
February 23, 2018
Sears Canada paid millions in dividends while its pension went underfunded. Now the former employees may end up paying the price.
February 2, 2018
See what programs and services are available to help you lead a healthy, active and engaged life over 65.
January 29, 2018
A store closing sign is shown on a Sears store at the Oakville Place mall on Nov. 23, 2017.THE CANADIAN PRESS
December 7, 2017
September 15, 2017
Federal legislation to protect security of workersâ€™ employment funds is long overdue
September 1, 2017
Congratulations to all recipients!
September 1, 2017
MROO Retirement Readiness Survey
July 12, 2017
Our July 2017 newsletter is now available
July 1, 2017
We are celebrating 40 years in 2017!
June 8, 2017
MSN news article
February 24, 2017
The Power of Your Pension Plan
December 13, 2016
October 20, 2016
It's Official !
October 19, 2016
October 18, 2016
Congratulations to all recipients! New photos added.
August 19, 2016
August 3, 2016
An extraordinary and fully comprehensive travel program to our members
August 2, 2016
Help us spread the word about the benefits of MROO!
July 8, 2016
January 22, 2016