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Retiring With Confidence

Retiring With Confidence

It’s not unusual for David Lloyd to hear from plan members years after they’ve stopped working. In fact, that’s a big part of his job as Senior Investment and Retirement Consultant, Freedom Experience at Canada Life. “Most often, they’ve opened their latest financial...

Still wait-and-see for EI Changes

Still wait-and-see for EI Changes

For the longest time, the 16- or 17-week elimination or waiting period of a plan sponsor’s long-term disability (LTD) plan was synched with the federal government’s Employment Insurance (EI) plan, which had provided income replacement for 15 weeks. But as of Dec. 18,...

What to do about Quiet Quitting

What to do about Quiet Quitting

Exactly how miserable are your employees? There’s a good chance they are more unhappy than you think. Job dissatisfaction is at unprecedented levels. Two-thirds of Canadian workers are “quiet quitting” (putting in the minimum effort required because they are...