Political/Government Corruption

Curley – Teacher Pension Calculator

Curley – Teacher Pension Calculator

By Bill Zettler

Prepared by Bill Zettler     Bill Zettler is a free-lance writer and consultant specializing in public sector compensation. He can be contacted at this email address. Click here to read more by Mr. Zettler.

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Candlelight Vigil for Taxpayers

By Bill Zettler

I think we need a candlelight vigil for the taxpayers of Round Lake District 116. I bring this up after reading in the Herald how the teachers union in District 116 held candlelight vigils…

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What $54,000 really means for a teacher

By Bill Zettler

Is $54,000 per year too much or too little for a grade-school teacher in Grayslake? In a recent letter a husband said his wife’s $54,000 salary with two degrees and 10 years’ experience was…

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The Need to Recalibrate Pensions

By Bill Zettler

By Bill Zettler  Allen Greenspan has said we need to recalibrate our government guaranteed pension plans. I could not agree more.  However whereas Mr. Greenspan is talking about Social Security I am talking about…

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