Sample-resources
Logo-print

Subscribe

F2fafbfb-4255-4998-84b0-5ff90a4a5c37

Don't miss an issue! Subscribe now for only $27 per year.

Find a copy

Enter your postal code to find the nearest location carrying the print edition of FYI.

Newswire & Blogs

Top 10 books in Canada, Hardcover Non-Fiction; Paperback Non-Fiction

Top 10, Hardcover Non-Fiction; Paperback Non-Fiction. from therecord.com

York Region hosts Wheel Dance

The Ontario Trillium Foundation hosts Wheel Dance at the Victoria Ballet Company to showcase their new wheelchair ballroom dance program

McCartney happy he and John Lennon reconciled

Sir Paul says he's glad that he and John were able to patch up their differences before his death in 1980 on Dec. 8 at the age of 40.

Don’t give up on defined-benefit plan: study

Canada's experience with conversion to defined contribution has been similar to the U.S. experience.

BOB’S BLOG: Memories of a Deputy Burgermeister

Back in the nineties in Burlington, I was usually on Deputy Mayor duties in the month of November.

ALL THINGS CONSIDERED: The adventures of a rookie bobby

They say a policeman never forgets his first arrest and I’m no exception. In fact, it took a couple of years to live it down.

New Mississauga pet laws draw criticism

The law bans dog owners from leaving any animal without adequate shelter - defined as a double-walled and insulated doghouse that is large enough for the pet to stand up, turn around, lie down and stretch its limbs in - outside during extreme weather.

Hamilton sky-watchers can't wait for Geminid Meteor Shower

Astronomers say the annual Geminid Meteor Shower peaking Dec. 13 should be a great show this year.

BOB'S BLOG: Grey Cup memories –suburb startled by reveller firing shotgun

This seven-year-old watched the Ti-Cat victory from my grandparents’ home, as my parents were out at a Grey Cup party. Weren’t all parents out at a Grey Cup parties in those days?

Burlington women told they are more charitable than men

More than 50 women (and three men) gathered at the Waterfront Hotel last Friday (Nov. 14) to celebrate National Philanthropy Day, and to talk about ways charities can generate more funds for their worthy causes.

Forever Young Information

Canada's Adult Lifestyle Publication

Give and save at the same time

Screen_shot_2014-11-09_at_5
Nov 23, 2014 - 0 comments

When you use an effective ‘gifting strategy’ you will not only support your charity, you will also reduce your tax load

Six steps to gauging retirement longevity

Screen_shot_2014-09-13_at_7
Sep 25, 2014 - 0 comments

Is it possible you will outlive your retirement savings? - click headline

Retirement Planning: Getting to know annuities

Screen_shot_2014-09-13_at_2
Sep 18, 2014 - 0 comments

Annuities are often used for transforming a lump sum of money into a dependable income stream. They are available in a variety of types - click headline

Summer haven is not a tax haven

Screen_shot_2014-08-09_at_8
Aug 10, 2014 - 0 comments

If your cottage has appreciated in value, there could be a significant capital-gains liability that could force your heirs to sell the cottage - click headline

Why Ontario’s Retirement Pension Plan is a good idea

Screen_shot_2014-08-04_at_12
Aug 04, 2014 - 0 comments

It’s a bold and progressive step after long bouts of dithering by the federal government. It recognizes that Old Age Security (OAS) and CPP alone are not sufficient for middle-income earners to maintain a comparable standard of living in retirement. Like all big ideas, there are pros and cons and lots to debate - click headline

O’ Canada – a great place to retire

Screen_shot_2014-07-14_at_10
Jul 19, 2014 - 0 comments

It’s clear that Canada rocks retirement, and here’s some reasons why - click headline

Life in the Boomer Lane: Celebrating for a lost friend

Screen_shot_2014-07-14_at_10

I celebrated my 67th birthday this month, happy to be on this side of the dirt - click headline

Strangers in your home: Extra cash from temp tenants

Screen_shot_2014-07-08_at_11
Jul 10, 2014 - 0 comments

It seemed silly to continue to leave this glorious space empty so she made up her mind to explore a money-making option: to lease the place out to make some extra money while being away from home - click headline

Feds announce new Target Benefit pension proposal

Jun 17, 2014 - 0 comments

Kevin Sorensen, Minister of State for Finance, introduced details of a new “hybrid” pension plan proposed for all federal workers and other corporations under federal pension regulation - click headline

Time to start retirement planning is right now

Screen_shot_2014-06-08_at_6
Jun 09, 2014 - 0 comments

Click headline for a retirement-planning quick-start guide