Teacher Pension Plan Earns High Marks for Solvency

2015-01-30T23:57:25-08:00January 30th, 2015|Categories: Defined Benefit Plans|Tags: , , |

Nationally, teacher pension programs are headed on a downward spiral, towards crisis — but Idaho’s system is relatively sound. Idaho’s teacher pension system is nearly fully funded, with 93.9 percent of its liabilities covered, according to the National Council on Teacher Quality, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit group. Only six states’ systems are on stronger financial footing. […]