Below are links to three e-books prepared by the People’s Law School, a British Columbian non-profit which provides public legal education and information. Beneath each link is the description of the book provided by the People’s Law School.
When I’m 64: Benefits for Older Adults explains what financial help older adults in British Columbia can get from government sources. It covers Old Age Security, the Canada Pension Plan, Employment Insurance, and welfare benefits for older adults. The information is current to January 2018.
Scams to Avoid
helps you learn how to spot and guard against scams that try to trick you out of your money. This publication covers 15 of the most common scams that affect British Columbians, explains the growing problem of identity theft
, and tells you the steps to take if you have been the victim of a scam. The information is current to March 2017.