annuities

Media scan: Week of March 9th

Media scan: Week of March 9th

I enjoyed our two week break from winter weather and from writing but now it’s back to spring weather (for as long as it lasts) and back to business. This week I wrote A Tale of Two Retirees and Cutting of WSIB payments at age 65 not a Charter violation for RetirementRedux. Author Gail Bowen: A Saskatchewan Success Story appeared on savewithspp.com and Employee benefits: Taxable or not? was posted... »

Media Scan: Week of January 5, 2015

Media Scan: Week of January 5, 2015

I didn’t do a media scan last week so there are many interesting stories to report on. Since the week of December 22nd, I have posted on retirementredux.com: The pros and cons of condo ownership My 2015 New Year’s resolutions Ontario Retirement Pension Plan: Who will get to participate? 6 ways to unlock home equity at retirement Another Look At Life Annuities (Part 2) appeared on savewithspp.com a... »

Understanding Saskatchewan Pension Plan Annuities

Understanding Saskatchewan Pension Plan Annuities

      For many years you have been focused on saving and investing for retirement by maximizing contributions to the Saskatchewan Pension Plan (SPP) and other retirement savings vehicles. As you plan for retirement, you need to consider the best way to shift from accumulation mode to the decumulation phase of retirement savings. You may choose an annuity from SPP and receive a pensi... »