• GOV’T ADVISORY COUNCIL SUGGESTS OTTAWA RECONSIDER RAISING AGE OF RETIREMENT ELIGIBILITY

    Increasing the age of retirement eligibility and a possible national child-care program are two of the recommendations from a...
  • REALITY GAP THREATENS FINANCIAL HEALTH OF CANADIAN ZOOMERS: HOMEQUITY BANK STUDY

    It seems there’s a big gap between the lifestyle expectations of Canadians who are aged 40-plus and reality. A...
  • POSSIBLE EXPANSION OF C-P-P — MAYBE

    There could be a deal by tomorrow on expanding our Canada Pension Plan. At least that’s what some observers...
  • CANADIAN VISION FOR RETIREMENT DIFFERS FROM THE FINANCIAL REALITY: MANULIFE SURVEY

    Many Canadian Zoomers are coming to terms with having insufficient savings by retirement. A new Manulife survey says this...
  • STUDY: ZOOMERS RETIREMENT SAVINGS ‘INADEQUATE’

    More evidence to suggest as older Canadians approach the traditional retirement age, staying out of poverty will be a challenge. A just...
  • REPORT: INCREASED CONTRIBUTIONS ONLY PARTLY OFFSET BY LOWER RRSP SAVINGS

    While the question of whether Canadians are putting aside enough for retirement has been up for debate in recent...
  • REPORT: ZOOMERS WILLING TO POSTPONE RETIREMENT TO HELP THEIR CHILDREN

    Half of Canadian Zoomer parents say they’d put off retirement because of concerns about the financial future of their children....