Don Maycock...advising you to and through retirement!

In September 2020, I began a quarterly report on “Annuities”. The original article can be found by clicking on this link. Methodology Every three months, I update the default annuity quote (using the Cannex system). The default client is as follows. 65 year old male invests in a “life annuity” using $100,000 from an RRSP […]

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Consider Sun Life Income Series for Guaranteed Lifetime Income in Retirement It may be worth considering Sun Life Income Series for Guaranteed Lifetime Income in Retirement. This product may be suitable for both pre-retirees  as well as those already retired. If you want more guaranteed income than Canada Pension Plan (CPP), or Old Age Security (OAS) and private […]

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Good Retirement Income Planning Articles Below is a collection of what I consider good educational articles about Retirement Income Planning. Planning Can Help You Make Sure Your Retirement Savings Will Last What about books? There aren’t many on this topic, but one I like is Winnipeg adviser Daryl Diamond’s book, Your Retirement Income Blueprint, now in […]

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Annuity Payout Rates I read an interesting US technical article on Annuity Pricing Sensitivity and while the scope of the article is very detailed, one chart showing the payout rate versus age got my interest, as shown below. As I get a lot of requests for annuity quotes, I thought Canadians might find the data interesting if […]

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