Retirement planning

You’ve done so much to support our country’s future by working in education. You deserve support for your future, too—as you prepare for retirement and enjoy the journey. We’re here for that.

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Download the ultimate retirement planning resource bundle for Canadian education workers

We’ve packaged up our best retirement planning resources to
help you get retirement ready with confidence.

  • Retirement planning checklist
  • Template retirement letter
  • Your life by design ebook
  • Procrastinator’s guide to retirement
  • Esprit – our membership and insurance guide
  • Insurance comparison checklist
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Latest retirement planning news, videos and resources

Is dental insurance worth it in retirement?
Is dental insurance worth it in retirement?

Maintaining your oral health is important for your general health and well-being. Having access to coverage may make you more likely to access preventative care […]

How to get the most out of your retirement health insurance plan
How to get the most out of your retirement health insurance plan

Now that you’ve selected RTOERO health insurance for your retirement insurance plan, we want to make sure you make the most of it! Not a […]

What to include in your retirement letter (plus a template!)
What to include in your retirement letter (plus a template!)

If you’re preparing for retirement, your retirement planning checklist probably includes write my retirement letter. You may have already had a conversation with your supervisor […]

What’s the difference between group and individual insurance for retirees?
What’s the difference between group and individual insurance for retirees?

Your health and dental coverage from work is likely group insurance. You and your colleagues have access to the plan because you’re part of a […]

How to decide when to  start your CPP
How to decide when to start your CPP

When is the best time to start receiving your Canadian Pension Plan (CPP)? That’s a question we often receive during our free retirement planning workshops. […]

How to choose a financial planner
How to choose a financial planner

When it comes to planning for retirement in Canada, making sure you’re financially ready is a significant priority. We cover the basics of retirement finances […]

How to create an inventory of important documents and contacts
How to create an inventory of important documents and contacts

An inventory of essential documents is valuable to you and will be helpful to your family, your power of attorney, your executor and your lawyer. […]

Do I need health insurance for prescriptions when I retire?
Do I need health insurance for prescriptions when I retire?

If you’re shopping around for insurance options for retirement, one of the items you may have looked into is coverage for prescription drugs. Here are […]

Visit our booth!
Visit our booth!

Please visit our booth – virtual booth, that is. Each year, our team attends dozens of conferences and seminars. We connect directly with future members […]