Canadians In The Dark About Annuities

Figure 1. Infographic: Canadians In The Dark About Annuities

Ipsos Poll Survey Results

The findings of an Ipsos poll conducted on behalf of RBC Insurance. For this survey, a sample of 1,000 Canadians aged 55 to 75 from Ipsos' Canadian online panel was interviewed online.

  • 94%
  • Canadians aged 55 to 75 would like to have guaranteed income for life when they retire.

  • 58%
  • Canadian retirees who are worried about outliving their retirement savings.

  • 35%
  • Canadian retirees are exploring or considering annuities as part of their retirement plans.

  • 61%
  • Canadian retirees are in the dark when it comes to what an annuity is and how it might help.

Ivon T Hughes

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Ivon T. Hughes

Ivon T Hughes is a leading expert in life annuities in Canada. His website is a recognized authority on annuities. He's also an established insurance and investment broker, through The Hughes Trustco Group since 1972. Recently, he's been redefining how annuities are sold in Canada.


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