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Canadians deposited more than $40 billion into their plans, averaging $3,000 per contribution

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A new report highlights the steady increase in the amount of money withdrawn from retirement savings to meet short-term needs

  • By: Leah Golob
  • February 15, 2018 February 15, 2018
  • 11:00
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Investors may reconsider the risks they take on within their RRSPs

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Although clients may be upset at having to pay taxes on their RRSP and RRIF withdrawals, RRSPs are the optimal, long-term savings vehicle for most clients

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The top reasons pushing Canadians to make RRSPs a priority this year are receiving a tax refund and saving for retirement

  • By: Leah Golob
  • February 5, 2018 February 7, 2018
  • 12:50

Canadians who work with an advisor are much more likely to take advantage of tax-registered plans such as RRSPs and TFSAs

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Report debunks common myths behind the recent decline in RRSP contributions

  • By: Leah Golob
  • January 25, 2018 January 25, 2018
  • 13:40

The advantages of making early RRSP withdrawals and postponing CPP and OAS benefits can be substantial

As TFSAs surpass RRSPs in popularity, both vehicles have their place in retirement planning

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The error relates to a discrepancy between the date when the purchaser may take vacant possession of a property and the formal closing of a home purchase