One of the biggest misconceptions about retirement is the concept that retirement means not working. In fact, with all the pressures on Canadians to self fund retirement, one of the easiest solutions might be to incorporate work into our retirement.
www.roadscholar.org: Road scholar educational adventures are created by ElderHostel. The non-for-profit has been a world leader in life-long learning since 1975.
www.aarp.org: American Association of Retirement Planners.
www.retirementplanners.ca: Information on Retirement Planning Association of Canada. Tom is the Alberta Director of RPAC and an International, Canadian Tax and Financial Planner.
www.centre4activeliving.ca: Alberta Centre for Active Living. Resources for older adults.
www.canadianbusiness.com: Information on Canadian financial planning.
www.fpanet.org: Tom has been a member of FPA for over 20 years and follows the FPA code of ethics. This website directed to consumers, has many articles and aids for financial & retirement planning.
www.hrdc-drhc.gc.ca/isp: Other social security sites around the world for benefits in those countries.
Volunteer Calgary: Want to volunteer in Calgary and do not know who to contact. VolunteerCalgary can assist. Ideal for students, mid-life assistance, new singles result of divorce or bereavement, seniors that want to get out of house or support. Giving back to society is rewarding.