Resources

Visit these helpful links for information on…

Tax information:

http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/menu-eng.html

Your credit history and to request a free credit report:

http://www.consumer.equifax.ca/home/en_ca

The Canada Pension Plan:

http://www.servicecanada.gc.ca/eng/isp/cpp/cpptoc.shtml

Old Age Security:

http://www.servicecanada.gc.ca/eng/isp/oas/oastoc.shtml

The Guaranteed Income Supplement:

http://www.servicecanada.gc.ca/eng/sc/oas/gis/guaranteeddincomesupplement.shtml

Government programs for Long Term Care:

http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/public/programs/ltc/15_facilities.aspx

Ontario Locked-In RRSPs:

http://www.fsco.gov.on.ca/en/pensions/lockedin/Pages/nonhardshipunlocking.aspx

Individual RRSPs and related plans:

http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/tx/ndvdls/tpcs/rrsp-reer/menu-eng.html

Registered Education Savings Plans and the Canada Education Savings Grant:

http://www.hrsdc.gc.ca/eng/learning/education_savings/index.shtml

How GIC companies are insured:

http://www.cdic.ca/Pages/default.aspx

The Canadian Investor Protection Fund:

http://www.cipf.ca/HomePage.aspx