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Saving for retirement a challenge for couple with modest net worth and a new baby in pricey B.C.

Situation: Big mortgage and a new baby threaten to crimp 40-year-old’s plan to retire in 19 years

Solution: Restructure savings, stop RRSP contributions, use liberated money for debt and baby… 1,132 more words

Retirement Planning

Ontario premier slams Tories on pensions

OTTAWA – Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne believes that if the federal Liberals win next year’s election, they would be “supportive” of her pension reform efforts. 304 more words


Speed trumping service at benefits tribunal?

OTTAWA – A former member of the government’s badly backlogged social security tribunal says the panel is being pressured to hold hearings at too swift a pace. 473 more words


Porotti v. R. – The worker was an independent contractor for EI/CPP purposes.


Porotti v. The Queen (September 5, 2014 – 2014 TCC 267) was an appeal by the worker from the Minister’s decision that she was an independent contractor for EI/CPP purposes. 293 more words

Employment Insurance

Canada - The cost of running the Canada Pension Plan has more than tripled research finds

The cost of running the Canada Pension Plan has more than tripled, the result of transaction fees and external management fees, finds a new study released today by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank. 223 more words


Is the solution to our pension problems the good old RRSP?

Because of the widespread belief that too few Canadians are saving adequately for retirement, several proposals have been floated for new schemes to save us from ourselves. 748 more words