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Top 10 Tips to Protect Your Life Savings from Unethical Financial Advisors

June 17, 2016

Download CARP's "Top 10 Tips to Protect Your Life Savings from Unethical Financial Advisors" ...

CARP gets results: Ontario Securities Commission establishes Seniors Expert Advisory Committee

June 2, 2016

CARP welcomes yesterday’s announcement that the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) is seeking members for its newly ...

Experts critical of market-linked products

June 1, 2016

Despite being billed as the perfect investment product, market-linked GICs are raising red-flags with critics – even ...

CARP Retirement Income Security

Protecting your nest egg

May 27, 2016

[Update: On June 1, 2016, the OSC announced that it has adopted one of CARP's recommendations from our submission. The ...

The CARP Poll Report: Fraud Poll

May 13, 2016

Close to half of members have suffered fraud or know someone who has, and this proportion has increased recently. Fraud ...

CARP Consumer Banking Poll Report

May 13, 2016

Key Findings Throne Speech Members see the Speech from the Throne as an election platform, not a governing ...

CARP Financial Issues/RRSP Poll Report

May 13, 2016

Key Findings March 5, 2015: Almost all members have tax-sheltered savings, split equally between RRSPs and RRIFs, and ...

Financial abuse of seniors is a growing concern in B.C.

May 13, 2016

The growing financial abuse of seniors is becoming a concern in B.C., and the problem will only increase because most ...

March is Fraud Prevention Month – Tips on How to Protect Yourself

March 3, 2016

March is Fraud Prevention month.  Please click on the following links from the Halton Regional Police Service where ...

CARP Financial Issues/RRSP Poll Report

March 12, 2015

Key Findings   March 5, 2015: Almost all members have tax-sheltered savings, split equally between RRSPs and RRIFs, ...