Don’t change the rules on pensioners

2014-06-20T21:18:23-07:00June 20th, 2014|Categories: Retirement|Tags: , , |

In his own words, Prime Minister Stephen Harper stands up for those “who work hard, pay their taxes and play by the rules.” The Canadian Federation of Pensioners (CFP) wholeheartedly supports the principle. Indeed, our members worked hard — many for over 30 years — and played by the rules. They were employees at some of Canada’s biggest private-sector companies. CFP members chose to participate in their company’s defined benefit pension plans, deferring wages so they’d be secure in [...]