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is our great pleasure, to receive you on this site. Our virtual
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thought of the month: (NEW)
you find yourself doubting how far you can go, Just remember how far
you have come. Remember everything you have faced, all the battles you
have won,and all the fears you have overcome.” - Author Unknown
CHRISTMAS LUNCH 2017 IN MONTREAL: (NEW)
The 14th Christmas lunch was again a great success. A total of 87 persons did attend. ________________________________________
also have to say a special thank you to our partners which with their
generous contribution help us to provide a paper pensioner directory,
to all pensioners attending this dinner and not having access to
Our partners are:
Pierre d'Anjou - Avant Garde Ressources Humaines P.D.A. Inc.
Charles Beaupré - Valeurs Mobilières Industriel Alliance
Jean-Paul Joanisse - GPG-Solutions
with the invaluable collaboration of Kathleen Vernaillen, a special
thanks to the Yellow Pages Group for their generous contribution in
Also a very special thank you to all our volunteers who did participate to the success of this lunch. Our volunteers are:
Johanne Mazerolle, Christine Mimeault, Raymonde Parenteau and Suzanne Valiquette.
Also a thank you to the persons selling ticket (Half/Half):
Charles Beaupré, Francis Thérien and Henri Wang.
big THANK YOU to Francis Thérien who took all the pictures of this
Christmas lunch. Take note that next month, I will send you a link to
see the photospictures of the Christmas dinner.
Finally, I will organize the 2018 Christmas dinner.
2004, I created this Web site to allow all retirees and friends of
Yellow Pages pensioners, to find each other, to be informed about
everything related to social activities, news items affecting us, to
entertain you and finally to know more about the status of our pension
A very special THANK YOU to all who helped me by generously giving their time to maintain this site.
is with a twinge of sorrow that I terminate the publication of this
site, but while remaining on the very dynamic board of YPPG, I will
also be able to allocate more time within the Canadian Federation of
Retirees who takes a new direction to improve the pension protection of
all those receiving a defined benefit pension.
Looking to the
future, I would like to thank Mark Guilbeault, who did create and will
update the new Yellow Pages Pensioners website. With his talent that I
recognize, congratulations for the professional work you have done on
this new site:
(NEW) bY Maurice Descoteaux
A daughter is visiting her father and is helping in the kitchen.
She asks: "Tell me dad, how are you managing with the new I-Pad we gave you for your birthday?"
This clip is spoken in German, but it is totally understandable in any language.
the most recent update of the Pensioner’s Directory, it does now
include a total of: 896 persons.
If you know pensioners that are not listed in the
Pensioners’ Directory, please tell them to send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
or to call Jean-Paul Joanisse at (514) 603-3108 in order to get their
If you want to be removed from the pensioners' directory, please send an e-mail to email@example.com
an artist among us
Mark Guilbeault latest
sculpture project. Antiqued basswood set on Brazilian brown soapstone.
There's no actual subject in this piece, it is simply a study of
organic and fluid shapes he sketched a while back.
the advent of Web and e-commerce development, the bargain hunter should
move from one shop to another, with all the irritants that includes:
fuel costs becoming more expensive, finding parking, cold weather or
rain, to elbow with hordes of consumers, etc.. Today, nothing more
simple: we open our web browser, visit few sites, you complete the
transaction with your credit card and bingo the purchase is completed!
study by the magazine Protegez-Vous (March 2011), they compared 11
shopping engines on the Web (price comparison). The best Canadian price
comparison sites are (in order of priority):
comparators: 5 tips for shopping
increase your chances of finding the best price, use at least three
prices vary from day to day and week to week, visit these sites a few
times and be patient! Historic prices should help you determine if it
is a good time to buy.
prices that you find by shopping on the Web always accurate. Click on
the links to see if they are the same on the websites of retailers.
are not displayed by the comparators, do not forget to include shipping
costs and customs duties. Many merchants allow you to obtain this
information by entering your zip code. In some cases, you must complete
before the command to know the shipping costs.
making a transaction, check whether the site is secure. The address
should begin with <<https>> and a padlock
should appear on the navigation bar.
NEW TRAVELLING SECTION:
In order to help you to better plan your
travelling (By car, by plane or by ship), I did create a new
will find the following information:
suppliers offering low prices on the internet..
gas price offered in Canada and USA.
for information related to passport.
(what you need to know), etc
Independant cruise survey
For your information, as a pensioner, you are
entitle to some benefits. This may be different from one pensioner to
I did retire, I was inform that I had a maximum total amount for the
reimbursement of my medication and health services. I recently learned
that by calling directly Manuvie at 1 800 268-6195, they will give you
your up to date cumulative amount that they have paid for your
you did lost or you can not find your benefits brochure that you got
when you retired, you can get a copy by calling YPG (Benefits at
retirement) at 1 800 417-2114 and they will send it to you by mail.
FREE INVENTORY SERVICES
is not frequent that we have the misfortune to be rubbed or the house
goes in flame.
However if this happen, do you have a complete inventory of your
Heartburn of your home.
did found a Web site which offer this service FREE of charge and they
are recommended by the Metro newspaper who indicate that this service
is also secure. For more detail, please refer to the following Web
REAL TELEPHONE SCAM (By Jan Rogers):
Jan Rogers inform us about a real telephone
scam confirmed by 2 serious Web site (Snopes and Hoax busters). For
detail information, please click on the following link:
you to all pensioners who did send their authorization form
regarding the supply of your personal information to YPPG
In order to get the most complete electronic
directory, for those who did not send their form, please send it as
soon as possible.
Click on the following link in order to get
the authorization form: Mailing
PENSIONERS, THIS IS YOUR WEB SITE.
For the interest
of all pensioners, if you whish to submit an article
with or without pictures about pensioner’s happening on this Web site,
please make sure that you send the information to:
firstname.lastname@example.org, at least 3 working days before
the next update of the Web site.
This Web site exists because of their
contribution. Thank you.
(Click on their logo in order to access their
Cell: 514 234-5225
Tel: 514 603-3108
We also take the opportunity to say thank you
the following persons who did gather Yellow Pages retirees (TD
& BAI), in order to create the Yellow Pages Pensioners’ Group:
Jan Rogers, Dianne Stix, Ted
Colavita, Roger Lesiège and Jean Séguin.