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Accessibility: In the Absence of Enforcement

Accessibility: In the Absence of Enforcement Life is more complicated when you have a disability. Not simply because of the disability, but because our society is not built for people with disabilities. If it were, then half of all people with disabilities would not be unemployed, special education wouldn’t be...

Where to Open an RDSP

Where to Open an RDSP I can’t bite my tongue any longer. You want to open a Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP), but where? You have choices, but not many. There are the major banks, credit unions, a few other financial institutions and mutual fund companies through financial...

ODSP and CPP Disability Benefits

ODSP and CPP Disability Benefits If you are eligible for the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP), you may be eligible for Canada Pension Plan Disability benefits (CPP-D), but don’t expect it will increase the amount of money from the government.  In fact, if a person’s CPP-D monthly...

WEBCAST: Understanding the RDSP

WEBCAST: Understanding the RDSP The Registered Disability Savings Plan is generous. It’s also confusing. Tuesday October 28th  3:00pm to 4:15pm click here A person with a disability who qualifies for the RDSP can receive as much as $90,000 in federal government contributions. It has to be the...