US Senator Proposes Disability Savings Accounts

The Registered Disability Savings Plan seems to be impacting policy outside of Canada. Chris Dodd, the US Senator for Connecticut has introduced legislation for a Disability Savings Accounts, which proposes to help families of Americans with disabilities set aside...

Jeff Lee, Vancouver Sun – March 21, 2007

March 21, 2007 – Jeff Lee writes about the announcement of the RDSP. Parents of disabled kids welcome Ottawa’s plan disabilities savings plan. Read the article.

The Province – March 21, 2007

March 21, 2007 – The Province: March Budget breaks new ground for families with disabled kids. Read the article.

Stewart Lewis, Investment Executive – March 19, 2007

March 19, 2007 – Stewart Lewis writes about the budget announcment of the RDSP in Investment Executive. Read the article.

CBC Radio One – The House: Interview with Al Etmanski

Listen to an interview about the Registered Disability Savings Plan with Al Etmanski of PLAN on “The House” on CBC Radio One.

Don Cayo, The Vancouver Sun – December 16, 2006

December 16, 2006 – Don Cayo’s on the Expert Panel’s Report in the Vancouver Sun. Read the Article.

Editorial, The Globe & Mail – December 15, 2006

December 15th – Globe & Mail Editorial about the Registered Disability Savings Plan. Read the Editorial.

Andre Picard, Globe & Mail – December 14, 2006

December 14, 2006 – Andre Picard’s follow-up to the release of the Expert Panel’s Report in the Globe & Mail. Read the article.

Andre Picard, Globe & Mail – December 13, 2006

December 13, 2006 – Andre Picard’s coverage of the release of the expert panel’s report in the Globe & Mail. Read the article.

Minister of Finance Press Release – December 12, 2006

The Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister of Finance, today received recommendations from an expert panel appointed last summer to examine ways to help parents save for the long-term financial security of a child with a severe disability. Read the Press...