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Heritage Education Funds Responds To The Changing Needs Of Their Subscribers; Increasing The Flexibility And Investment Options Of The Heritage Plan

May 30, 2014
Heritage Education Funds Inc. (Heritage), one of the leading providers of Registered Education Savings Plans (RESPs) in Canada, today announced changes to better benefit subscribers and beneficiaries of their popular Heritage Plans. These changes are intended to better meet the needs and expectations of Canadian families as they will respond to the ever-evolving post-secondary landscape. Read More

Heritage Education Funds Holiday Extravaganza Contest Winners Announcement

December 27, 2013

Heritage Education Funds Inc. (Heritage), a leading provider of fixed income Registered Education Savings Plans (RESPs), is excited to announce the winners of the Holiday Extravaganza Contest, which closed on December 1st, 2013. From thousands of entries, Heritage is excited to announce 26 lucky winners including our bonus contest winner that is exclusive to subscribers. Read More

Heritage Announces the Top Universities and Colleges Attended by its Beneficiaries for 2013

November 21, 2013
Heritage Education Funds Inc. (Heritage), a leading Canadian provider of fixed income Registered Education Savings Plans (RESPs), is excited to announce the top twenty post-secondary institutions for 2013 as chosen by the Canadian beneficiaries of Heritage RESPs. Heritage has been helping families for almost fifty years, providing easy and flexible ways to save for their children’s post-secondary education. This is reflected in the fifteen-thousand (15,000) students who applied to the twenty universities and colleges across the country. Read More


Heritage Education Funds Your Little Dreamer Contest Winners Announcement

October 25, 2013

Heritage Education Funds Inc. (Heritage), a leading provider of fixed income Registered Education Savings Plans (RESPs), is excited to announce the winners of the Your Little Dreamer Contest, which closed October 1st, 2013. Participants were asked to send in their child’s video through Instagram, or a photo with a quote of what their child wants to be when they grow up. Five lucky winners were selected and each will receive $1,000 toward a Heritage Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP).  Read More

Heritage Education Funds surpasses $1 billion in payouts since inception of the Plan

August 7, 2013
Heritage Education Funds proudly announces that they have surpassed $1 billion in payouts* to Heritage Subscribers, since inception of the Plan. Heritage has assisted over 400,000 Canadian families save for their children's post-secondary education through a Heritage Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP). Read More

Heritage Education Funds Donates $10,000 to Canadian Red Cross Alberta Flood Fund

July 2, 2013
Heritage Education Funds would like to recognize the tremendous efforts the Canadian Red Cross has made in providing relief efforts for all the families affected by the flooding throughout southern Alberta. In an effort to support the ongoing efforts, Heritage Education Funds has made a donation of $10,000, and continues to encourage others to donate to support those affected by this devastating disaster. Read More

Heritage Education Funds Announces $2,000 Shopping Spree Winner

July 2, 2013
Heritage Education Funds would like to congratulate the winner of the $2,000 Toys "R" Us shopping spree, Mr. Rajesh Sharma from Edmonton, Alberta. The contest ran from January until May 31st, 2013 and provided the opportunity to win an exciting shopping spree at Toys "R" Us where they could stock up on anything from new nursery furniture to a new backyard playground.  Read More

Provincial governments make efforts to help Canadian families save for their children's post-secondary education

June 24, 2013
Heritage Education Funds is pleased to share that both British Columbia and Saskatchewan have pursued provincial education grants for the residents in their provinces. These grants support families saving for post-secondary education for their children, and are deposited directly into the child's Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP). Read More

This could be your last chance! Alberta Centennial Education Savings Plan Grants (ACES) are being phased out!

According to the Alberta Enterprise and Advance Education website; the ACES grant is being phased out, a firm date has not be released. Read More

British Columbia Government Announces Proposal for new Education Savings Grant

March 8, 2013
Heritage Education Funds is pleased to share that the provincial government in British Columbia (B.C.) is proposing a new Training and Education Savings Grant, which plans to assist more families in saving for their children's post-secondary education. Read More

Heritage Education Funds reminds families this holiday season to give the gift that will last a lifetime – an RESP

TORONTO, December 11, 2012
Heritage Education Funds reminds families that as we enter into this holiday season, one of the best gifts you can give a child is the gift of education. Opening a Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) could put your child, grandchild, niece or nephew on the right path to saving for expensive post-secondary education costs. Many of the traditional toys given over the holidays will be outgrown, broken or forgotten, but an education will provide that child with a bright future, a gift that will last a lifetime. Read More

Heritage announces the 2012 list of its most popular Universities and Colleges selected

December 4, 2012
Heritage Education Funds is thrilled to announce the top selected universities and colleges by the 2012 beneficiaries of Heritage Registered Education Savings Plans (RESPs). Heritage's overriding goal has been to strive to encourage new parents to start an RESP for their children, as well as to remind those with plans to continue to contribute and increase when possible, so that their child has the best chance possible to afford a post secondary education. As Heritage reflects on the number of students who benefited from its RESPs in 2012 alone, the company goal comes ful circle and has more significance. Read More

Heritage Education Funds supports Canadian children's pursuit of post-secondary education with payouts of over $900 million in savings and educational assistance payments

September 26 , 2012
Heritage Education Funds proudly congratulates this year's students in pursuing a post-secondary education with the assistance of their Heritage Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP). As a leading group RESP provider for almost 50 years, and over $2.25 billion in assets under management, Heritage is passionate about delivering a low risk and flexible solution for parents who wish to assist their children in pursuing a higher education. Read More

Message to Heritage Clients 

August 15, 2012
As one of Canada's leading Registered Education Saving Plan (RESP) providers, we pride ourselves on our product and high service standards. As a scholarship plan dealer in an ever-evolving regulatory landscape, Heritage has undertaken an initiative to improve its compliance process after the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) had identified some areas to improve upon. Read More

Manitoba launches Retail Sales Tax (RST) – Heritage Plans with insurance contracts in this province will be affected

June 29 , 2012
We wish to inform our clients in Manitoba that due to the recent changes in the Manitoba Retail Sales Tax Act, effective July 15, 2012 a Retail Sales Tax (RST) of 7% will apply to the insurance coverage on your Registered Education Savings Plan.  As a result, your new standard contribution amount will be made effective immediately.  No further action is required on your part. Read More

Quebec Student Protests and Your Heritage Plan 

June 13, 2012
As a result of the current student protests taking place within Quebec, fighting against recent tuition hikes, some of our Subscribers have wondered and asked about how the student protests in Quebec will impact students seeking to pursue post secondary education within the province of Quebec, or if the protests will impact those with a Heritage RESP coming to maturity. Read More

Why not put your tax return to good use and invest into a Registered Education Saving Plan for your child?

April 13, 2012
Dreaded tax time is now upon us, but instead of spending those tax returns on just anything, why not invest into a Heritage Education Funds Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP). For those families who may be receiving a refund this year, instead of depositing your refund into a bank account, or an RRSP, why not make a contribution towards your child's future post-secondary education and receive an instant 20% from the Canada Education Savings Grant*. Read More

Heritage Education Funds makes efforts to break away from the pack in digitalization

March 7, 2012
Heritage Education Funds Inc. (Heritage) announced this week, the release of their new business tool delivered through an iPad app on the iTunes store. As Heritage approaches almost 5 decades of being in the registered education savings plan (RESP) industry, it felt a need to stand out from the competition and created a dynamic and more efficient RESP application process. Read More

Heritage Recognizes Four Teachers across Canada for their Excellence in Educating our New Generation

December 7, 2011
Heritage Educational Foundation is pleased to announce the four outstanding teachers from across Canada who received the Heritage National Excellence Awards for Teachers (NEAT) for their passion of teaching and excellence in educating our next generation.  Heritage NEAT Award recipients each received $5,000 for their impressive work, creativity and inspiring learning in their classrooms and schools (Junior Kindergarten to Grade 6). Read More

Heritage passes $2 Billion mark in assets under management

November 7, 2011
Heritage Education Funds has surpassed the $2 Billion mark in assets under management, and in this year alone Heritage has paid out over $130 million from its Heritage Registered Education Savings Plans (RESPs), proving that in spite of continued volatility in the global equity markets, that Heritage RESPs are a lower-risk investment for a child's future post-secondary education. Read More

Heritage Sponsors the 23rd Annual International Dragon Boat Race

June 27, 2011
Heritage Education Funds Inc. was a proud sponsor of the Families Friendly Corner at the 23rd Annual International Dragon Boat Festival. This year the festival was hosted on Toronto's Centre Island June 25th and 26th, Heritage would like to congratulate all of the participants of this year's race and thank all of the fantastic visitors of the festival, which made this year a success. Read More



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