Market and Investment Insights

When Should I Begin Collecting My CPP?

Presented by: Erin Gendron
Certified Financial Planner & Financial Advisor – CrossPoint Financial

The goal of this series of videos is to explain common concerns, questions, misconceptions, and things that we think you should know about the Canada Pension Plan (CPP). We hope these videos will help you make more informed decisions when it comes to this integral piece of your long-term retirement income plan.

The first video in the series, CPP – The Basics, is available here.
The second video in the series, CPP – Drop Out Provisions, is available here.

In our third video, we unravel the truths surrounding the option to take CPP early (starting as early as age 60) or delaying it until age 70. Delving into various scenarios and strategies, we examine the long-term consequences of these decisions. Join us as we explore the nuances of opting for early or delayed CPP, providing valuable insights to help you make informed choices about your retirement planning.


Keep an eye out for the upcoming fourth and final video in our series. Should you have any inquiries regarding CPP or your financial future, feel free to reach out to Erin Gendron or another member of the CrossPoint Financial team. We’re here to help!