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RRIF piggy

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 ...


cost of financial advice, high fees

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 ...

End-of-Life Care


CARP Cautions Against Callous Cuts

February 15, 2017

For Immediate Release TORONTO, ON - CARP is calling on Toronto City Council to abandon its ill-considered cuts to ...

Dementia Care

2017 Impact Report and 2016 Annual Review

Announcing CARP’s 2017 Impact Report

February 15, 2017

February 2017 - CARP released its 2017 Impact Report & 2016 Annual Review which highlights the advocacy group`s ...

Healthcare Transformation


Information on Urinary Incontinence

February 15, 2017

Thank  you for taking the CARP Poll. Please share it with anyone you believe would be interested in participating. ...

Dementia Care

Karen Tyrell of Dementia Solutions Inc.

How to engage dementia residents

February 8, 2017

DEAR DEMENTIA SOLUTIONS: “I work at a seniors’ care home, visiting residents who have dementia. Finding topics ...

In The News

poll results

New poll shows ageism in the workplace, election projections

February 8, 2017

February 7, 2017 – Approximately 5,000 CARP members responded to a survey in January 2017 which focused on: ageism in ...

Retirement Income Security


Feds should think twice before repeating mistakes of Conservatives on OAS

February 7, 2017

For Immediate Release Toronto, ON Feb 7, 2017 When Stephen Harper swept in changes to Old Age Security ...

Government Accountability


2017 Federal Pre-Budget Submission

February 3, 2017

CARP presented its recommended priorities to Federal Finance Minister, Bill Morneau, as the government looks to prepare ...

Government Accountability

Charles Sousa says Ottawa shows a lack of leadership and courage in delaying improvements to the Canada Pension Plan.

CARP 2017 Ontario Pre-Budget Submission

February 3, 2017

CARP presented its recommended priorities to the Ontario Ministry of Finance, as the province looks to prepare its ...