Too old for pension benefits, elderly worker loses out on $54K | CBC News
As more Canadians work well into what was once considered their golden years, some could lose thousands in pension benefits every year, simply because of their age. 'I don't think it's fair,' Fred Hillier, 77, a residential work camp attendant in Alberta, tells CBC's Go Public.
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Differences between CPP and OAS - Canadian Mortgages Inc.
A lot of Canadians made a lot of noise last year when Federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty announced that those younger than 54 would need to wait another two years before they received any government assistance as they got older. The Old Age Security (OAS) benefit was being pulled back from 65 to 67, and …