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FPSC in the News

FPSC in the News

Some of the publications FPSC has appeared in include:







Click on the publication titles below for recent media coverage of FPSC and financial planning.

May 2018

Eight lessons from financial planners' asset-class guidelines

Key takeaways from this year’s Projection Assumption Guidelines, developed and updated annually by FPSC and IQPF.

Morningstar Canada
May 2018

Financial situation greatest stress for Canadians

Canadians weigh in on what makes them a bundle of nerves when it comes to personal finances.

POST Online Media
May 2018

Canadians rank money as greatest stress: survey

51% of respondents are embarrassed about lacking control over their financial situation―up from 44% in 2014.

Benefits Canada
May 2018

Doctor's orders: Speak to your financial advisor

A professional can help you gain clarity about your financial situation and what can be done to improve it, says a neuropsychologist.

Wealth Professional
May 2018

Canadians’ top financial regrets

Most Canadians have a financial regret that can be avoided by working with a pro.

Advisor
May 2018

Half of Canadians are embarrassed about their financial situation, says survey

Younger Canadians and those earning less than $80k per year are significantly more likely to be embarrassed about lacking control over their finances .

The Insurance & Investment Journal
May 2018

FPSC and IQPF update unified Projection Assumption Guidelines

The guidelines are developed and updated annually by a committee of professional financial planners and actuaries.

The Insurance & Investment Journal
May 2018

Why a little bit of retirement planning knowledge can be a dangerous thing

The risk of not taking a person’s specific profile fully into account when charting a course for retirement.

Benefits Canada
May 2018

FPSC and IQPF update Projection Assumption Guidelines for 2018

The Guidelines aid financial planners in mapping out assumptions to help clients meet their future needs, like retirement income and kids’ education.

Advisor
May 2018

FPSC and IQPF announce updated projection assumption guidelines

The Guidelines offer financial planners an objective resource to provide unbiased professional advice.

Wealth Professional
May 2018

Peering into the future

The Guidelines are designed to help financial planners make long-term financial projections.

Investment Executive
April 2018

How to avoid fiscal cheating

36% of Canadians in a relationship have lied to a partner about a financial matter.

Irish Independent
April 2018

What’s the best way to boost people’s financial knowledge?

Canada ranks third globally on financial knowledge, attitudes and behaviour, but money remains the main source of stress for many families.

Advisor
April 2018

How Canadian parents can protect their kids

Over 1 million U.S. kids had their identities stolen in 2017 – what parents need to know

Global News
April 2018

Spring cleaning your finances

Now’s a great time to get your paperwork in order, check out your credit score, and brush up on your negotiating skills. Try these ideas.

Global News
April 2018

FPSC welcomes proposed restriction for "financial planners"

FPSC recommends a regulatory framework that explicitly sets out standards that must be met by those bodies issuing credentials.

Wealth Professional
April 2018

What to do now to get your finances in order

Plus: Everything you need to know about your credit score.

AM 680 CJOB
April 2018

Q and A with Kelley Keehn personal finance educator

Want to manage your money better? Start with these ideas.

NextHome
April 2018

Should you go into business with a client?

This creates a clear conflict of interest, which must be disclosed in writing.

Advisor
April 2018

Spring clean your finances

5 money moves to make now.

Daytime Ottawa