RDSPs versus Trusts: Scenario 1 (Nicholas)

A trust, an RDSP or both? Scenario 1 - Nick in BC. Continue reading

2011 Federal Budget: Improvements to the RDSP and more…

If Minister Jim Flaherty’s 2011 Budget receives royal assent and comes into force, what will people with disabilities and families see from it?

RDSPs versus Trusts

Should you open an RDSP or set up a trust? The short answer is that you can, and probably should, use both two vehicles. They have different purposes, rules and different interactions with provincial and federal benefits and supports....

When Should We Start a Registered Disability Savings Plan for our Child?

I’ve had numerous families of younger children ask me, "Should we start our child’s RDSP now or should we wait until he’s 18?" My answer, until now, has been, “It depends. Every family’s situation is different. You should sit...