Adequate Retirement Income

The value of adequate retirement income

(March 16, 2016) OPTrust, Ontario's fifth largest public sector pension fund, has released its 2015 annual report showing an 8.0 per cent net return on...

A longer, healthier lifespan is generally taken as good news – at least with the Ponce de León crowd. Who would consider it otherwise? The trend, however,...

On the surface, it would appear to be a conundrum. As retirement edges ever closer for the entire boomer generation, economists warn of a labour shortage when...

“Without sufficient income, they face social isolation – particularly elderly women and people who have not developed the skills that would let them keep...

“If retirement hits all of a sudden, unexpectedly, take some time to digest the new reality before rushing into a whole new set of commitments. Take a little...

“We think the real retirement security issue in our country is the rapidly declining coverage in the private sector, almost non-existent workplace coverage...

“I definitely think we need to be more creative and innovative in the ways we communicate (about retirement income). Few understand how pensions work and how...