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(Aug. 10, 2015) While the region is considered a playground of the rich and sometimes famous, being a senior in the land of lakes and bays can be a financial struggle, reports the Huntsville Forrester. Speaking before the town council of Lake of Bays, Shelley Raymond, chair for the Muskoka Canadian Association of...

(Aug. 7, 2015) Retirees have joined forces to pressure leaders campaigning in the federal election to keep “their promises on retirement income,” reports iPolitics. The National Association of Federal Retirees (NAFR), the biggest advocacy group for retired federal workers, has joined the Canadian Coalition of...

(Aug. 6, 2015) The Globe and Mail is publishing excerpts from a new book by Moshe A. Milevsky and Alexandra C. Macqueen which reviews the retirement systems of various countries, and details how effective they are at providing pension coverage, and also looking at issues such as inflation. The book, Pensionize Your...

(Aug. 6, 2015) A group dedicated to retirement security for Canadians is pushing for legislation to ensure retirees have adequate income, reports Benefits Canada. The Canadian Coalition for Retirement Security’s campaign for “legislation to protect the earned pension benefits of public and private sector employees and...

(Aug. 5, 2015) In a new book, authors Moshe A. Milevsky and Alexandra C. MacQueen review the retirement systems of various countries, and how effective they are at providing pension coverage, reports the Globe and Mail, publishing an excerpt from the book. The book, Pensionize Your Nest Egg: How to Use Product...

(Aug. 5, 2015) Retirement expert Teresa Ghilarducci continues to advocate for greater retirement income security, even in the face of opposition that includes hate mail, writes Carla Fried for Bloomberg Business. The economics professor at the New School for Social Research has developed a plan that calls for...

(Aug. 5, 2015) A court ruling regarding competing beneficiaries to pension benefits of a deceased member has implications for administrators of registered pension plans, writes Mark Firman for Benefits Canada. “In April, the Court released its decision in Welsh v. Ashley. It confirmed for the first time that the...