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Grey Matters: Deferred annuities can be retirees’ financial lifesaver

August 22, 2017

WANDA MORRIS |POSTMEDIA| 08.21.2017 If you’ve been doing any financial planning for retirement, you have estimated ...

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How Can I Keep My Dad from Wandering Away from the Care Home?

June 13, 2017

June 13, 2017 - Dear Dementia Solutions: “I was contacted by the care home where my dad stays and informed that ...

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CARP Meets Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath

April 7, 2017

On April 7, 2017, CARP’s Wanda Morris, VP of Advocacy, and Marissa Semkiw, Director of Advocacy met with Andrea ...

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Have You Considered Retiring Later?

April 5, 2017

April 5, 2017 - There are countless pieces of advice regarding retirement planning out there. Some of them deal with ...

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CARP Meets Ontario PC Energy Critic and his policy team to talk about Hydro rates in Ontario

April 5, 2017

April 4, 2017 – CARP’s Wanda Morris, VP of Advocacy met with MPP Todd Smith, Ontario PC's Energy Critic and his ...

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CARP Meets MPP Bill Walker to Discuss Caregivers, Homecare, Fees

March 24, 2017

March 24, 2017 - CARP’s Wanda Morris, VP of Advocacy met with MPP Bill Walker, PC’s Senior Critic to discuss the ...

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How Do I Protect My Mum from Violent Outbursts by Other Residents at Her Care Home?

March 9, 2017

Dear Dementia Solutions: “I recently received alarming news—while sitting in the TV room at the care centre where ...

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The Problem with RRIF Withdrawals (and Probate Fees)

February 21, 2017

February 2017 - It’s been more than three decades, but I still remember the economics course I took at the University ...

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The Cost of Advice Hard to Verify in Advance

February 17, 2017

February 17, 2017 - Anyone who has ever gone to a garage to have work done on their automobile will know that the shop ...

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Partnering to stop financial elder abuse

February 3, 2017

Photo caption: Linda Routledge of the Canadian Bankers Association is a CARP member. Aligning to stop financial ...

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