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Media scan: Week of December 8

Media scan: Week of December 8

This week on retirementredux.com I wrote Shopping app Flipp can help you save money and How my travel insurance measures up. My podcast interview Mark Seed is his own advisor was posted on savewithspp.com. Here are some of the interesting blogs and articles I read: Today’s TSX decline highlights value of disciplined investing by Tessa Wilmot on Brighter Life is for those of you who want to avoid t... »

Employers can do more to negotiate lower fees for retirees

Employers can do more to negotiate lower fees for retirees

When employees retire, their defined contribution pension plan will not pay them a pension. By age 71 at the latest, their investments will be liquidated and unless they purchase a life annuity, they will have to figure out how to make the lump sum transferred to their personal locked in retirement account, life income fund or registered retirement income fund last for the rest of their life. If m... »