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My husband has been in canada 12 years now. When he turned
My husband has been in canada 12 years now. When he turned 65 he was only in canada 3 years. we requested pension for him. I feel we were misinformed. They told me he would get a full pension when he is no longer working. He has been working up to now age 74. We requested pension for him and they said they cannot change the date he started. We would not have taken out the pension then if we knew he would be only eligible for a small amount. cpp 120, per month and OA 45. Now we need the full pension to live. They suggested Guaranteed income supplement but that does not amount to the full pension everyone else is getting. can you please help. thank you, ***** *****: Have you talked to a lawyer about this?… read more
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My husband has been in canada 12 years now. When he turned
My husband has been in canada 12 years now. When he turned 65 he was only in canada 3 years. we requested pension for him. I feel we were misinformed. They told me he would get a full pension when he is no longer working. He has been working up to now age 74. We requested pension for him and they said they cannot change the date he started. We would not have taken out the pension then if we knew he would be only eligible for a small amount. cpp 120, per month and OA 45. Now we need the full pension to live. They suggested Guaranteed income supplement but that does not amount to the full pension everyone else is getting. can you please help. thank you, Maria … read more
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My husband is 63 and he received an Ontario pension. I am 59
My husband is 63 and he received an Ontario pension. I am 59 and might start my pension. My name is***** name is*****: Have you talked to an Ontario lawyer about this? Customer: No, my husband recieve… read more
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I am married to a woman in Nicaragua. She lives there with
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My wife and I have lived in Canada over 50 years. We are
My wife and I have lived in Canada over 50 years. We are naturalized Canadia citizens. One of our daughters and both our granchildren live in Spain. We are planning to move there for "a year or two" w… read more
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April 5, 2013Dear M.:I have worked in Alberta for ~
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My common law partner is 80 years old, has dementia and mobility
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I am 65 and am receiving cpp, oas and gic. and have separated from my wife, are these payments to be shared with my wife going forward. We actually separated before my 65 birthday, so have not yet rec… read more
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