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Federal Budget a Win for Canada’s Seniors

March 19, 2019

March 19, 2019 – Ottawa -- CARP, Canada’s largest advocacy organization for older adults, is applauding the federal ...

Advisor stealing money

March is Fraud Prevention Month. Learn how to protect yourself

March 11, 2019

The Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre (CAFC) has produced a number of resources addressing fraud in Canada. This bulletin was ...

On International Women’s Day, CARP calls for actions to improve conditions for older retired women

March 8, 2019

Despite improvements that have been made to the welfare of older Canadians over the past decades, older women in Canada ...

CARP Calls for a Seniors Banking Voluntary Code of Conduct

February 5, 2019

Today CARP asked the Federal Consumer Agency of Canada to make banking secure and safer for older adults. As part of ...

Submission for Review of BC Credit Union Consultation

July 3, 2018

CARP has submitted a Review of the British Columbia Financial Institutions Act and Credit Union Incorporation Act to ...

Proposed consumer protection reforms a win for Canadian investors

June 21, 2018

June 20, 2018: Today's announcement by all Canadian securities regulators has the potential to be a game-changer for ...

Shielding ourselves from the realities of death

June 19, 2018

WANDA MORRIS | POSTMEDIA | 06.19.2018   Many of us have been taught to avoid talking about religion or ...

Strategic retirement planning more challenging as we age

June 12, 2018

WANDA MORRIS | POSTMEDIA | 06.12.2018   Is it just me, or have others looked in the mirror and thought we ...

Canada Pension Plan can be significant retirement benefit

June 1, 2018

WANDA MORRIS | POSTMEDIA | 06.01.2018   I suspect I’m not the only one who has put off a project because ...

CPP change to protect parents who take time out to raise children

May 17, 2018

May 17, 2018 – Recently, CARP was asked to submit its comments on the federal government’s proposed changes to ...