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Financial planning helps you know your options to create the lifestyle you want so you can enjoy your later years. Things to think about include: your sources of income, benefits, discounts, tax credits and future expenses. 

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Avoiding Frauds and Scams

October 2, 2015 by HealthyFamilies BC

Many seniors are the targets of fraud and scams. You may not be able to recover funds lost, so the best defense is to learn about common types of scams and fraud and avoid becoming a victim.

Pre-Retirement Financial Planning

October 2, 2015 by HealthyFamilies BC

Now’s the time to think about the lifestyle you want in retirement and estimate funds you will need. Look at your retirement benefits and pensions and see how to increase your financial security.
Wills and Estate Planning

Wills and Estate Planning

October 2, 2015 by HealthyFamilies BC

Creating a will is an important part of planning for the future. A will can help reduce confusion and provide reassurance to your family.
Seniors and Financial Planning

Seniors and Financial Planning

October 2, 2015 by HealthyFamilies BC

A solid financial plan can help map your future. Many older adults either don’t have a plan in place or don’t know how to create one. Even if you are a late starter, or don’t earn a high income, a plan helps you get your financial affairs in order and have a clear picture of what to expect.
Retirement Benefits

Retirement Benefits

October 2, 2015 by HealthyFamilies BC

You need a secure income in your later years to enjoy a healthy, active lifestyle as you age. The federal and provincial governments provide a wide range of programs to help seniors maintain a good quality of life.
Property Tax Assistance for Seniors

Property Tax Assistance for Seniors

October 2, 2015 by HealthyFamilies BC

Annual property taxes help provide programs and services in communities throughout British Columbia. Here are BC programs that assist seniors with their tax payments.

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