Our RDSP information sessions are hitting the road

Join us for one of our upcoming information sessions on the Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP). Learn all about becoming eligible, opening and benefitting from an RDSP. They are fee to attend! April 25 – Castlegar, BC 5:00PM –...

The RDSP: Even Better than Expected

By Dan McDonald PhD, Certified Professional Accountant, RDSP Workshop Facilitator, Parent When faced with an investment proposal it is wise to remember that “if it seems too good to be true” then it probably is. And be wary. Very...

British Columbians with disabilities can get a big financial boost, but most don’t

By Don Cayo of The Vancouver Sun Severely disabled adults are, with far too few exceptions, poor. And everyone knows that poor people who scrape by on government assistance or minimum wage can never expect to accumulate any assets...

Protecting RDSPs and RESPs from Bankruptcy Seizure—MLA Andrew Weaver

How many of us plan for bankruptcy? Very few. Unfortunately, it happens far too often. When it occurs, individuals inevitably struggle to rebuild their lives in the hope that one day they will become financially stable once more. Registered...

RDSP Telephone Seminar – July 21, 2010 in Mandarin

Poster-RDSP Chinese Telelearning -July21-2010 PLAN  is hosting a Chinese RDSP telephone seminar for Chinese families across the country July 21, 2010. Please see the attached poster for more information. RDSP Teleseminar (Mandarin) Date and Time: Wednesday, July 21, 2010...

Announcing our new “Step-by-Step” guide – Free Download!

PLAN’s new  Step by Step Guide (to becoming eligible, opening and managing your Registered Disability Savings Plan) is available now for free download. Just click on the following link:  Step-by-Step Guide With support from the Investor Education Fund, the guide...

Free RDSP Information Sessions – BC, Alberta, Ontario

We are continuing to find that many people still haven’t heard about the RDSP, aren’t aware of the benefits (EVEN IF THEY CAN’T CONTRIBUTE!), or don’t know how it works or how to set one up. With a number...

Impact of the RDSP – BC Scan of Services and Benefits

If you would like easy to understand information on the new Registered Disability Savings Plan please visit www.rdsp.com. PLAN is undertaking a scan of the pan-Canadian impact of the RDSP on services and benefits accessed by people with disabilities. ...

Bill 13 – Moving Forward with Personal Planning Legislation

If you would like easy to understand information on the new Registered Disability Savings Plan please visit www.rdsp.com. On October 7th it was announced that Attorney General Mike de Jong  introduced Bill 13 into the BC Legislature.  This Bill...

For BC residents – Win $1,500 towards your RDSP or your loved one’s RDSP!

For those of you who live in BC, I thought it might be worth mentioning that PLAN is running 3 contests where you could win $,1500 to be deposited in a Registered Disability Savings Plan of your choosing (it...