Pensions win out over fame: Survey

Government job first choice for 34 per cent of Canadians
||Last Updated: 04/22/2008

If given the chance to switch jobs, Canadians prefer the security of a good pension over the lure of stardom, according to a new survey.

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, a survey of 2,052 Canadians by RBC, found 34 per cent of respondents would choose a government job. Coming in second, at 27 per cent, was a job in the entertainment industry.