What will keep you afloat if you encounter storms along the way? Saving for the future is vital. Fewer than 40% of Canadians have pension plans at work, leaving 60% of us responsible to make our own plans for a comfortable … Read More »
Canada’s Canada Pension Plan compared to Australia’s superannuation The standard age for beginning to receive your CPP retirement pension is the month after your 65th birthday. However, you can take a reduced pension as early as age 60. If you … Read More »
Changes to CPP system As the fireworks crackle, sparkle and boom, I am reminded of how lucky we are to live in this country. Canada is a privileged country where we get to choose our government and to speak our … Read More »
Contemplating retirement and its challenges People are living longer. Interest rates are lower. Everyone knows someone that was forced to withdraw funds from their investments in the down market of 2008. When we add in the almost daily barrage of … Read More »
Sales is a game of inches; so too is building wealth.
I was recently featured in the Globe and Mail Second Careers series that looks at people who are making major career changes after 50 – workers who are staying relevant and thriving in today’s job market. This story is part … Read More »