Parliament should address private sector pension crisis

In June, the federal government brought into being Pooled Registered Pension Plans, a new way that low- and modest- income Canadians could save for retirement that was presented as the solution to adequate pensions for these Canadians. But it’s fundamentally flawed.

It’s Jimmy: Finance Minister Jim Flaherty. Photograph by Jake Wright, The Hill Times

By David Crane

PUBLISHED : Friday, Sept. 7, 2012 5:02 PM

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