Common mistakes people make in RRSP season [Video - 3:07] (2012)

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This video, part of a series dealing with a variety of financial issues, features an interview with Jonathan Chevreau, personal finance columnist for the Financial Post newspaper.

The biggest mistake people make in the time leading up to the deadline for contributions to Registered Retirement Savings Plans (RRSPs) is simply failing to contribute at all, he says. That means they end missing out on the chance to reduce their taxable income for that year.

The second most common mistake is to wait until the last minute, and then make a contribution to an RRSP without doing the research to determine if this is the best investment option.

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2013-09-12
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