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Bigger pension plans not cheaper to run

By Philip Cross
and Charles Lammam

Troy Media — A recent meeting of Canada’s finance ministers rightly put the brakes on the federal government’s proposal to expand the Canada Pension Plan (CPP). 569 more words

Columnists

Canadian Pension Plan Disability is Failing Many of the Most Vulnerable Canadians

It is a disgrace that many Canadians, with long-lasting and severe disabilities, have to wait for years to see if they can get CPPD benefits. 675 more words

Inequality

Auditor slams delays, arduous, outdated paperwork process for disability appeals

Canadians with terminal illnesses are waiting too long for disability pension benefits from the federal government, and those with grave conditions are being snowed under with paperwork, Canada’s auditor general says. 377 more words

National

Auditor general slams delays, outdated paperwork process for disability appeals

OTTAWA – Canadians with terminal illnesses are waiting too long for disability pension benefits from the federal government, and those with grave conditions are being snowed under with paperwork, Canada’s auditor general says. 683 more words

Canada

Auditor General's report: Highlights

Here are some highlights from the Auditor General’s Feb. 2 report.

• The Department of National Defence has spent millions on military housing but hasn’t clearly defined the needs. 304 more words

National

Canada Pension Plan has no cost advantage over other large public pensions: Fraser Institute study

Proponents of expanding the Canada Pension Plan, or launching a similar large-scale retirement vehicle in Ontario, often tout the element of lower costs through economies of scale. 477 more words

Retirement

Ontario pension plan going full steam ahead toward 2017 launch — just don't ask the cost to run it

Deductions from the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan will start coming off paycheques in less than a year, but the province still can’t say how much it will cost to run. 567 more words

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