AFM Pension Perspectives

Scott Ballantyne, Local 802
Tom Calderaro, Local 47
S. Ballantyne, Local 802
Tom Calderaro, Local 47


If you are here, then you are probably concerned about the health of the American Federation of Musicians' Pension Plan. We have written a comprehensive paper about the AFM-EPF which we urge you to read and share with your colleagues.

This paper has been endorsed by the noted pension experts M. Barton Waring and Ronald J. Ryan.

The AFM Pension Crisis - A View from the Membership

Pension Briefs by Scott and Tom

Would Your Pension Be Better Off in Canada?

Pensions in the News

Articles by AFM Members

Selected articles by AFM members are located below. If you have written something, please send to us for consideration.

Please Scroll for more News Articles.

Further Education


These books belong on the shelf of every serious student of pensions. Lowenstein's book is easily accessible to the general reader, while Ryan's and Waring's books are more technical.

Miscellaneous Resources

Articles, Websites, etc.

These are resources we have found worthwhile and interesting. We don't necessarily agree with everything written by the authors listed below, but all of them deserve a hearing.