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When should you start your CPP benefits?

By Sheryl Smolkin

I retired early and elected to start receiving my Canada Pension in 2010 at age 60. As I result my pension was reduced by 30% (.5% for every month prior to age 65) and I currently receive $675.20/month. 548 more words

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Dying man fights for disability benefits

OTTAWA – An Alberta man dying of lung and rectal cancer has been seeking Canada Pension Plan disability benefits for 18 months after being told by officials that he doesn’t qualify because his condition isn’t serious enough. 691 more words

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Windsor weighs in on Ontario's Retirement Pension Plan

About 30 business and union representatives from the Windsor region had their say about the Ontario government’s proposed pension plan Thursday morning.

The province’s associate minister of finance, Mitzie Hunter, hosted a consultation session at the downtown Waterfront Hotel. 460 more words

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Kenney pledging to wipe out social security tribunal backlog by this summer

By Lee-Anne Goodman

OTTAWA — Jason Kenney is vowing that by this summer, he’ll eliminate the massive caseload backlog that’s left thousands of ailing or injured Canadians waiting years for appeals after being denied Canada Pension Plan disability benefits. 484 more words

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Kenney pledging to wipe out social security tribunal backlog by summer

OTTAWA - Jason Kenney is vowing that by this summer, he’ll eliminate the massive caseload backlog that’s left thousands of ailing or injured Canadians waiting years for appeals after being denied Canada Pension Plan disability benefits. 443 more words

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How much will I get from CPP?

By Sheryl Smolkin

A pension from the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) is an important foundation on which most Canadians will build their retirement income. Therefore it is important to understand how much you will be entitled to at retirement. 520 more words

Personal Finance

Jan 26: Best from the blogosphere

By Sheryl Smolkin

This week we picked up a series of interesting blogs from both bloggers who have previously appeared in this space and several who are new to us . 355 more words

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