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Making Pooled Registered Pension Plans Work for Ontarians

May 8, 2015

On April 28, Susan Eng, VP of Advocacy at CARP presented before the Ontario Government Standing Committee on Social ...

Ontario Government Launches ORPP Consultation; Outcome could Make or Break the Vision Behind the New Fund

December 24, 2014

It’s been six months since the Liberal government in Ontario was elected with a majority mandate won largely on the ...

What you don’t know about Pensions can hurt you: Susan Eng

November 18, 2014

Susan Eng penned a large feature for the November/December 2014 issue of Plans&Trusts Magazine that ...

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Conference Board of Canada Releases Findings on the Perspectives of Employers and Employees on Pensions and Retirement Readiness

November 10, 2014

Susan Eng spoke on a panel at the Conference Board of Canada's conference, Benefits and Disability Management, on ...

Doctor and Woman Examining Pills

Canada doesn’t have your back: Free health care only goes so far, especially for some seniors

September 24, 2014

Patty Randall began caring for her 80-something parents in the 1990s. For the next decade, she learned the limits of ...

Budget 2015: Recommendations to the Department of Finance

August 9, 2014

Inadequate retirement savings, precarious late-career employment, and poor investor protection combine to make it ...


The CARP Poll Report: RRIF Poll

July 30, 2014

Key Findings - RRIFs July 29, 2014: While the strong majority of members have (or will have) RRIFs, more than half are ...

RRIFs – Tips and Tricks, Separating Fact from Fiction

July 15, 2014

The Globe and Mail recently published a very helpful guide to mandatory RRIF withdrawals that separates fact from ...

Low Interest Rates, High RRIF Withdrawals: A Perfect Storm for Retirees

July 15, 2014

In the name of getting tax money out of us sooner, the Government of Canada continues to force retirees to outlive ...

Customer Comments: CARP Member Writes MP to Eliminate Mandatory RRIF Withdrawals

July 15, 2014

Customer Comments: CARP Member Writes MP to Call for Elimination of Mandatory RRIF Withdrawals Editor's Note: ...