Showing by category: Government Benefits

Changes to Old Age Security and Guaranteed Income Supplement from the Federal Budget
For the first time ever, seniors outnumber children under the age of 15. With millions of baby boomers set to leave the workforce in the coming years, this gap will only grow over time. Maybe that's w [more]
Is CPP a good deal?
Canada Pension Plan is one of the cornerstones of the Canadian retirement benefits.  Everyone that works must contribute to CPP and as a result everyone is eligible to receive a retirement benefit fr [more]
I’ve received a number of enquiries recently from people asking me if they need to apply in order to receive your CPP Post Retirement Benefit (PRB.) The short answer is “No”—there is no app [more]
Case study: CPP credit split
One of the services that my business offers is to analyze the impact that a CPP credit split would have on a couple’s CPP retirement pensions, in advance of either party applying for a credit split. [more]
Understanding Government Benefits
Government benefits represent the cornerstone of the Canadian Retirement Income System. If you are nearing retirement or in retirement it is important for you to understand how these government benefi [more]