senior citizens

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Health-care spending may spike by 88 per cent due to Canada’s aging population

Canadians aged 65 and older will account for a projected 23.4 per cent of the population in 2040.


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Trudeau government COVID assistance lacks proper targeting

The one-time payment to seniors will cost an estimated $2.5 billion.


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Report gives false impression on senior poverty in British Columbia

Despite misleading claims, senior poverty in B.C has fallen significantly over the past four decades.


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By 2047, the costs of OAS and GIS will increase by an estimated 47 per cent.


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The Trudeau government’s policy reversal will cost an estimated additional $10.4 billion in 2030.


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The thrust of a lot of policy these days is to keep people working.