Monthly Archives: January 2013

Strong Support for PRPP

The results of a recent nationwide survey show many Canadians are concerned they do not have the means to properly save for retirement – and the majority believe Pooled Registered Pension Plans (PRPPs) would help address this fear. According to … Continue reading

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Save Money with Drug Cost Comparison Tool

As a independant employee benefits consulting and brokerage firm, ENCOMPASS works with all Canadian insurance carriers and are privy to seeing many FREE tools and resources available to the public. One worth mentioning is Pacific Blue Cross’ (PBC) drug cost comparison … Continue reading

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New CRA Annual Maximums for 2013

Effective January 1, 2013, the Canada Revenue Agency changed the maximums as follows: 2011  2012  2013  Employment Insurance   Maximum weekly benefit          468.00          485.00          501.00 Maximum annual employee contribution          786.76          839.97          891.12 Maximum annual … Continue reading

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Dancing for a Good Cause – Upcoming Events

Learn More About COHA A Compassionate team of staff and trained volunteers who help meet needs of terminally ill and their families through counselling, hospice, and palliative care services. Pub Night Join us for a fun Pub Night! Date:  Thursday, January 24th … Continue reading

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