Articles By Alexandra Macqueen:

Investing

“How are my investments protected?”

We explain the role of the CDIC and CIPF,...

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Financial Planning

New financial planners’ association strives for transparency

“We want Canadians to feel confident that when they...

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Considering a reverse mortgage? Here’s what you need to know

While a conventional mortgage advances you funds in order...

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Could retiring at 61 significantly reduce your CPP benefit?

Ellen has contributed to the Canada Pension Plan for...

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How to understand your CPP Statement of Contributions

Get an estimate of what your Canada Pension Plan...

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The right time to take Canada Pension Plan benefits

Steve is 61 and earns $71,000 annually. Should he...

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How will a pension buyback impact your income tax return?

Q. I plan to do a pension buyback for...

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How to make the right pension decision when longevity is so variable

Should Richard take 100% of his pension or just...

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Annuities

What to do when Manulife offers cash to leave its IncomePlus product

Should Abel's wife accept Manulife's offer to cash out...

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