Retiring without debt
107A 1st Ave N Williams Lake, BC V2G4S8 Canada
To ensure continuity of service during the COVID-19 pandemic, all BCGEU offices are closed and staff are working remotely to assist members. We recommend that you email the appropriate office if you require assistance.
The number of Canadians who are retiring with debt has increased to 33% (Statistics Canada). In 2000, only 8% of retirees still had a mortgage; it is now 64%.
There is another alternative and that is to retire without debt. In the Retiring Without Debt workshop/webinar, you will learn how to:
Identify the reasons why more Canadians are retiring with debt;Describe why retiring with debt is so challenging;Identify the sources of income you will have in retirement (e.g. employment, Canada Pension Plan (CPP), Old Age Security (OAS), Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS), pensions, and/or retirement savings;and create a 6 step plan to retire without debt.
Light snacks will be provided.
Cancellations without 48 hours prevent us from offering space to those on our waiting list.