Nova Scotia Chapter: CARP Nova Scotia talks senior protection

Click here to watch an interview with Bill VanGorder, chair of CARP Nova Scotia on Morning News Halifax that aired on Global News Halifax [January 4, 2016] speaking about seniors in Nova Scotia and expressing concern about retirement income security of those living in Maritime provinces and across Canada, and calls on provincial and federal governments to reform pensions. VanGorder emphasizes that there is inequity in accessing benefits across Canada and that one’s access should  not be determined by postal code but by need, while stating that CARP will continue to pressure the government to provide better supports for all seniors, by first enhancing the Canada Pension Plan, encouraging defined benefit plans and requiring employer contribution. Click here to watch the interview.

CARP Nova Scotia talks seniors protection, January 4, 2016