Pensions

The financial realities of pensioners’ longer lives

The financial realities of pensioners’ longer lives

The good news is that pensioners are living longer.  The bad news is that this comes at a price and someone has to pay.  You need to determine if a rethinking your financial situation is needed based on life expectancy revisions. Background The Canadian Institute of Actuaries (CIA) recently modified their pensioner mortality tables to reflect the longer lives of […]

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By |August 8th, 2013|Pensions|0 Comments

Top 3 Things Your Should Know About Aging and Government Entitlements

Top 3 Things Your Should Know About Aging and Government Entitlements

I have to admit that when I need to phone either a provincial or federal government office, I generally procrastinate.  I anticipate the worst customer service experience.  I think I’ll get the run around or be left on hold forever.  However, the reality is that almost all of my experiences have been very positive and none have been out-right terrible. […]

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