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Minister of Finance Jim Flaherty met with his provincial and territorial counterparts in Victoria, British Columbia, in December of last year.

No New Pension unless Finance Ministers Act

December 7, 2012

                    Keep working! Because if you ...

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Value of PRPP questioned

November 2, 2012

Touted as a practical solution for those who currently don’t have access to a workplace pension, the pooled ...


Aging Canadians confront cruel financial reality of ‘grey divorce’

September 20, 2012

TORONTO - When Deborah O'Connor was 50, her marriage died. At the time, she didn't realize her decision to leave the ...

Piggy Bank Cinched by Belt

Most fiftysomethings plan to work in retirement to offset low savings

August 22, 2012

This article was published by The Globe and Mail on August 20th, 2012.  To see this article and other related articles ...


Susan Eng on CTV – Older Workers Expect to Keep Working

August 20, 2012

August 20th 2012: CTV News interviewed Susan Eng, CARP VP of Advocacy, to benefit from CARP's commentary on the  ...


Nearly 60 per cent of retired Canadians hold debt

July 27, 2012

CALGARY — A new CIBC conducted by Harris/Decima reveals that nearly 60 per cent of retired Canadians hold some form ...

Emptying Piggy Bank

Boomers haven’t saved enough: CARP

July 3, 2012

As the leading edge of the baby boom approaches retirement they are confronting a big challenge—there has seldom been ...

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Old Age Security changes to have far-reaching effects

April 8, 2012

This article was published by Vancouver Sun on April 5th, 2012.  To see this article and other related articles on The ...

Retirement Road Sign

“Save, and save a lot”, Finance Minister says

April 2, 2012

This article was published by The Canadian Press and several other dailies  on April 1st 2012.  To see this ...

Golden Egg with Retirement Investment Documents

Pension Planning: Funding Your Golden Years

January 27, 2012

This article was originally published in the  the Ottawa Citizen, The Montreal Gazette, Calgary Herald, The Vancouver ...