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Manitoba introduces further amendments to thePension Benefits Act related to solvency and funding for pension plans

January 19, 2022
Special Notice

Special Notice - January 19, 2022 On December 20, 2021, the Pension Benefits Regulation, amendment (Regulation 142/2021) amending the Manitoba Pension Benefits Act (Act) came ...

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2022 pension and benefit statistics

January 13, 2022
Special Notice

This Special Notice provides a handy reference guide to pension and benefits rates and statistics for 2022.

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GroupNews – December 2021

December 17, 2021
GroupNews

Our last issue of GroupNews this year summarizes the recently announced 2022 maximum contributions for the CPP and QPP, and includes news about drug coverage ...

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New Brunswick introduces amendments to Pensions Benefits Act

December 15, 2021
Special Notice

On November 3, 2021, New Brunswick introduced Bill 71, An Act to Amend the Pension Benefits Act (Bill 71). Bill 71 introduces proposed changes on ...

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Expansion of opportunities brings additional considerations

December 1, 2021
CAPit

Despite muted investment returns in the third quarter, Capital Accumulation Plan (CAP) member outcomes improved as annuity rates continue to rise. A typical male CAP ...

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Guided Outcomes™: Eckler’s Financial Wellness Solution

November 30, 2021
Financial Wellness

Only half of Canadians say they have a financial plan. With no plan, only 44% think they will be able to live comfortably in retirement. ...

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GroupNews – November 2021

November 30, 2021
GroupNews

This issue of GroupNews reports on changes in Quebec to provide treatment for infertility, in Ontario to the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board, and proposed ...

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Eckler recognized as one of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures

November 25, 2021
News-Corporate

Eckler, Canada’s largest independent actuarial consulting firm, is proud to announce it has once again been recognized as one of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures.

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Workplace financial wellness programs help reduce employee stress and increase productivity

November 22, 2021
Financial Wellness, News-FinancialWellness

The COVID-19 pandemic has shone a very bright spotlight on the long-term care industry in Canada. It has also caused us to reframe how we ...

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