The Advisor

January 09, 2018

Ontario's OHIP+ program takes effect

As of January 1, Ontario’s OHIP+ program took effect, providing free prescription drug coverage for individuals 24 and under for medicines listed in...

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RECEIVE THE ADVISOR

May 24, 2017

How's that Retirement Plan working?

Take your retirement plan off the back burner. It’s time to set new plan targets.

By Dimitri Poliak, Consultant, Investment & Retirement

If you’re like many employers, you’ve got a a retirement plan running in the background. Every so often,...

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May 22, 2017

Amendments to the Pension Benefits Act focus on fiduciary duty

Proposed amendments to the Ontario Pension Benefits Act (PBA), granting additional powers to the Superintendent of Financial Services (Superintendent) were recently announced. These amendments look to formalize industry best practices, and should...

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March 22, 2017

2017 Federal Budget: potential for employer paid maternity leave top up to be impacted

After a delay, on Wednesday Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau unveiled a largely status quo budget as the Liberal government attempts to prepare for policy changes in the U.S.

Maternity leave top ups could be impacted

Among the announcements...

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