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David Macdonald, Nick Falvo, Allan Moscovitch | There has been debate about the wisdom of the Trudeau government changing the age of eligibility for OAS from 67 back to 65. Here are 10 things to know about federal income support for seniors.
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Paul Moist | Pensions and the retirement security concerns of Canadians have been in the news in a big way in recent years. Going into the April election, Manitoba brings a strong record of supporting workers.
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Retiree Matters, Pat Kerwin | The popular image for the changeover in the calendar combines an old man with an hourglass giving way to a bouncing baby. As the calendar changes in 2016, how will the lot of seniors change?
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Armine Yalnizyan | Despite the Harper government's claims, it's clear that the Tax-Free Savings Account carries far higher risks than rewards -- for individual Canadians as well as for the economy as a whole.
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Paul Moist | Manitoba has seen the importance of our various pension plans to a middle-class life, the prospects of which are increasingly under attack in Canada.
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Linda McQuaig | The Harper government is engaging in a fresh frontal assault on the retirement incomes of beleagured Canadian workers, through changes to long-standing legislation governing workplace pensions.
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Retiree Matters, Kevin Collins | Federal and provincial finance ministers are meeting in June and hopefully they will coalesce around significant improvements in the Canada Pension Plan.
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Retiree Matters, David Agnew | When will Canada catch up with the world by taking steps to bring the pension security of retired Canadians up to date?
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Kate McInturff | The current government's economic policies, being rolled out in a series of omnibus bills and 'administrative changes,' come at a high price to women.
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Retiree Matters, Louisette Hinton, Diane Wood | La Sécurité de la vieillesse (SV) et le Supplément de revenu garanti (SRG) sont les seuls revenus pour beaucoup de femmes où elles sont garanties de recevoir le même montant que les hommes.
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rabbleTV | Old Age Security is threatened Harper Government's plans to push back eligibility to 67 years of age.
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Retiree Matters, Louisette Hinton, Diane Wood | Old Age Security and the Guaranteed Income Supplement are the only income for many women where they are guaranteed to receive the same amount as men, regardless of their labour force history.