GLBI formula from Ontario Liberals shows a 12% increase from 2018 to 2022 in rates due to inflation

In 2018 the GLBI formula estimated that a Single Individual could receive up to $16,989 a year. For a Household it was $24,027. In 2020 the GLBI formula estimated that a Single Individual could receive up to $18,329 a year. For a Household it was $24,922. In 2022 the GLBI formula estimated that a Single […]

OPINION: Ontario saves $21 Billion since 2018 avoiding Basic Income for OW and ODSP Recipients.

The results are startling… We’re going to compare Ontario Works and Ontario Disability Support Program based on their statistics keeping it at maximum Shelter and Basic Needs allowances versus a Basic Income at 75% of the poverty level. For this comparison we are going to use any scenario of Basic Income by the PBO as […]

Will the Federal Government stand up for PwD in 2021-22?

COVID19 entered our country and changed the economic situation of every single Canadian. Yet, throughout the pandemic Social Supports for the Disabled have yet to materialize. What will this mean for the Disabled? On September 23, 2020 they were promised help. The Liberal Government of Canada had announced a new benefit called the “Canada Disability […]

Will Australia, South Korea, and United States Beat Canada in the race to Basic Income?

Basic Income is not a radical idea. However with a proper look at the numbers as per the PBO version, it can be certain to lift the lowest in the poverty spectrum. Each year that Provincial Governments stall on raising rates to inflation have a consistent cumlative effect on them. Imagine keeping the same job, […]