Category: Retirement Income Planning

Retirement Income Planning

Feb 08 2018

Are You Saving Enough to Retire?

Are You Saving Enough To Retire? CIBC published a recent poll on the subject “Am I saving Enough to Retire?”. If I boil it down to the most important points in the whole article, I think it’s as follows. 90 per cent of Canadians, who are not currently retired or semi-retired, do not have a formal …

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Jan 30 2018

RRSP Deadline for 2017 Tax Return

RRSP Deadline for 2017 Tax Return Quite simply, the “RRSP Deadline” is the last day this year that you can make a contribution to your Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) but claim the tax credit on the previous year’s taxes. The RRSP deadline for the 2017 tax year is March 1, 2018. But do you have unused RRSP contribution room? …

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Jan 14 2017

Good Retirement Income Planning Articles

Good Retirement Income Planning Articles   Below is a collection of what I consider good educational articles about Retirement Income Planning.     Few Canadians are destined to hit their retirement income ‘sweet spot’ Canadian demographics are telling us is that only a small fraction of Canadians will retire with an adequate level of income …

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Jul 11 2016

Bursting the Bubble on the Canada Pension Plan

Bursting the Bubble on the Canada Pension Plan Perhaps you have heard that the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP) is dead now that an agreement to make changes to the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) has been announced. A recent poll was just published saying more than two-thirds of those polled nationwide — 68 per cent support increasing …

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Sep 08 2015

Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP) : Will Those Over 50 Benefit?

Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP) : Will Those Over 50 Benefit? If you plan to retire in the next 15 years, I wouldn’t get too excited about how the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP) will supplement your retirement income! While I have many issues with the ORPP, I realize there is relatively little I can do …

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