CJPR - Chronique juridique - L'édition Été 2018 // Summer 2018 Newsletter

Topics in this issue of the Clinique juridique populaire de Prescott et Russell newsletter include (in French only) Ontario's new standard lease, door-to-door sales, payday loans.

Posted:
July 12, 2018
Article source:
Clinique juridique populaire de Prescott et Russell Inc.

The 'App Gap': Why it’s so difficult for low income people to apply for benefits for which they are eligible

A list of the many things that can keep low-income people from applying for benefits.

Posted:
July 11, 2018
Article source:
Open Policy Ontario

ISAC's Media & Policy News: 29 June 2018

The Income Security Advocacy Centre's bulletin includes news, updates, reports, and events from Ontario, across Canada, and around the world.

Posted:
June 29, 2018
Article source:
Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

Canadians with disabilities could be waiting months for money owed by Canada Revenue Agency

Canadians with diabetes who were rejected for the disability tax credit (DTC) last year and who now have been approved may have to wait for up to 30 weeks for their money.

Posted:
June 28, 2018
Article source:
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

For richer or poorer: Sharing CPP with a spouse at divorce means never getting it back

In a similar case, the Social Security Tribunal ruled: "It is permanent, there is no provision in the CPP to cancel or overturn credit-splitting credits when one of the former spouses dies."

Posted:
June 25, 2018
Article source:
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

ISAC's Media & Policy News: 22 June 2018

The Income Security Advocacy Centre's bulletin includes news, updates, reports, and events from Ontario, across Canada, and around the world.

Posted:
June 22, 2018
Article source:
Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

ISAC's Media & Policy News: 15 June 2018

The Income Security Advocacy Centre's bulletin includes news, updates, reports, and events from Ontario, across Canada, and around the world.

Posted:
June 15, 2018
Article source:
Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

July 11: Retiring On A Low Income

When: July 11, 2018, 6 p.m.

Where: Lillian H. Smith Library, 239 College St., Toronto, Ontario

John Stapleton from Open Policy Ontario shares how to get the most from income security programs like OAS, GIS, CPP, and ODSP.

Posted:
June 15, 2018
Article source:
Toronto Public Library

Income security reform at stake with Thursday’s election

We must demand that whoever forms the next government create an income security system that works towards full economic and social inclusion for all, writes George Thomson.

Posted:
June 06, 2018
Article source:
Toronto Star
Posted:
June 01, 2018
Article source:
Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)