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Pensions and Retirement Security

January 10, 2011

“Alberta simply don’t believe that there should be a public response to what they consider to be a private issue. It’s not a view that the government of Nova Scotia shares.

January 7, 2011

The percentage of paid workers covered by a pension plan declined, from 41% in 1998 to 38% in 2008.

December 1, 2010

Expanding the CPP would ultimately save governments money, by making future retirees less financially dependent.

November 25, 2010

Special House of Commons debate shows broad-based support for expanded CPP

November 24, 2010

Help build the momentum for an expanded CPP by contacting your Member of Parliament.

November 23, 2010

'Time is running short to convince the federal government that it must move to reform the CPP.'

November 23, 2010

"Alberta is acting as a spoiler and standing in the way of real reform"

November 15, 2010

The clear majority of older workers planning to retire at the age of 65 from both their job and the labour force.

November 10, 2010

CPP Fund valued at $136.8 billion as of September 30, 2010

November 9, 2010

Three quarters of Canadians are financially unprepared for retirement