Blogs & Comment

RRSP roundup

Human nature being what it is, the RRSP decision is often left to the last week (deadline is March 1). To help last-minute types get up to speed quickly, here is a collection of links to some noteworthy media/blog articles on RRSPs.
Balance Junkietakes one last dip into RRSP vs. TFSA debate
Boomer and Echoexplain why a Form T1213 is better than a tax refund
Brian Borzykowskiprovides an RRSP playbook
Canada Revenue AgencysRRSP website (and forms)
Canadian Capitalistexplains the Norbert Gambit for avoiding currency costs in RRSPs
Canadian Dreamhighlights a way to max your RRSP contributions
Canadian Finance Blogasks if we really have a retirement crisis
Canadian Tax Resource Bloglist of RRSP articles and resource guide
CBCspecial report on RRSPs
Divestorreports service problems in his RRSP account at Questrade
Financial PostsRRSP centre
Globe and MailsRRSP section
Howtoinvestonline.comoffers a compendium of ETF resources
John Heinzldiscusses the RRSP refund fallacy
Jonathan Chevreaureviews tax-free compounding in RRSPs
Michael Jameshas a cautionary tale about using an RRSP to buy a house
MoneySenseanswers your RRSP questions
Money Smartslooks at the perfect retirement myth.
Moneyville.comsRRSP section
My Own Advisorsparks a discussion on RRSP contributions by thirtysomethings
Preet Banerjeeexplains how to avoid tax with the proper beneficiary
Retire Happy Bloghas practical tips for investing your RRSP
Rob Carricksurveys retirement calculators
Sarah Efrondescribes how to turbo-charge your RRSPs
Susan Wardsays RRSPs best bet for business owners
Taxtips.caoffers facts and FAQs on RRSPs
Terry Fongon advanced RRSP strategies
Victor Fongwarns not all RRSP contributions immune in bankruptcy proceedings
Did I miss any other posts worth highlighting?