Personal Savings and Investments

Here's where you can really take charge of your retirement savings plans. The options listed below are available to anyone and we encourage you to explore which ones would work best for your own situation. Take the time to research your options and talk to a financial advisor. Remember, the earlier you begin contributing to your personal savings and investment plans, the better. As your investment income is reinvested (compound interest) over time you will see your profits accelerate over time.

Most people take advantage of either an RRSP or a TFSA, or both. Click here to learn their pros and cons and which would work best for you.

Want more information about registered and non-registered accounts? Here's the lowdown.

Thinking of a reverse mortgage? Read this first.

Always seek advice from your financial planner. If you are a member of one of the BC Public Sector Pensions plans, you can see what the Pension Corporation says about your situation. Their pages provide a detailed summary of your options.