Canada Old Age Security

Flaherty Expects Huge Savings To Old Age Security

CBC | Posted 07.14.2012 | Canada Politics

The Conservatives' planned changes to Old Age Security will save Canada anywhere from $10 to $12 billion, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty s...

Harper's OAS Skimping Will Have Big Effects

Irene Mathyssen, MP | Posted 05.01.2012 | Canada Politics
Irene Mathyssen, MP

The government has decided to make cuts to Old Age Security (OAS). The truth is that OAS is economically beneficial to all of society -- seniors on OAS spend all of their money in their neighborhoods. That is money reinvested in our economy, in small businesses that in turn create jobs.

Althia Raj

Pension Debate Signals Major Social Shift

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 02.02.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — A 27 year-old NDP MP is urging young Canadians to pay attention to a pension debate heating up on Parliament Hill, suggesting that a fundam...