Helpful Websites
Canadian Credit Report
Canada Revenue Agency
Canada Pension Plan
Human Resources and Skills Development Canada
Canada Life & Health Insurance Association Inc. – Glossary of Insurance Terms


Canadian Financial News

Canadian Business
CBC News (Money)
Financial Post
Globe & Mail Report on Business
Globe Investor


Books on Personal Finance


See this list of books we are planning on reading for titles that may interest you . . .
The Smart Canadian’s Guide to Building Wealth by Pat Foran

How to Pay Less and Save More For Yourself: The Essential Consumer Guide to Canadian Banking and Investing, by Rob Carrick

Personal Finance, Canadian Edition, by Jeff Madura and Hardeep Gill

Smart Women Finish Rich: 9 Steps to Creating a Rich Future [CANADIAN EDITION] by David Bach

Invest Now: A Canadian’s Guide to Investing, by A. Dawn

Protect Your Nest Egg: Canadian Guide To Wealth Protection, by Richard Croft and Eric Kirzner

Canadian Snowbird in America, The: Professional Tax and Financial Insights into a Temporary U.S. Lifestyle, by Terry F. Ritchie and Brian D. Wruk

The Canadian Retirement Guide: A Comprehensive Handbook on Aging, Retirement, Caregiving and Health – How to Plan and Pay for It, by Jill O’Donnell, Graham McWaters, and John A. Page

You may be able to purchase these books
. . . or look for them at your local bookstore . . .

Investment Account Information

RRSP (Registered Retirement Savings Plan)

RRIF (Registered Retirement Income Fund)

RESP (Registered Education Savings)

TFSA (Tax-Free Savings Account)

RDSP (Registered Disability Savings Plan)


Resources for Ages 55+

Old Age Security (OAS)



Canada Pension Plan (CPP)


Application Form

Senior Tax and Benefit information

Seniors Canada website