Use your life insurance for cash now?

Article By: June Yee The costs of caregiving bear out the fact that growing old can carry real financial burdens. Recent innovations in the financial services industry underline concerns about paying these costs. Critical illness insurance and long-term care insurance as well as a more recent innovation, the so-called “nursing care” annuity, are touted as […]

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CPP is already planning for your retirement

(NC) Did you know you’re already planning for your retirement? If you’re between 18 and 70, working within Canada outside of Quebec and earning more than $3,500 each year, you’re actually making your financial future more secure with each pay cheque through your contributions to the Canada Pension Plan. Every day, Canada Pension Plan Investment […]

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Ensuring That Retirees Do Not Get Cheated out of Social Security Payments

“Every year, people leave tens of billions of dollars on the table in terms of money that they’re entitled to, they could get if they made more informed claiming decisions about Social Security.” Phil Moeller, co-author Get What’s Yours: The Secrets to Maxing Out Your Social Security. “Americans leave $10 billion in unclaimed spousal benefits […]

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