Retirement Planning

TFSA vs. RRSP Part 3: Motivation of deadlines

Posted 16 Dec 2014 by Rick Irwin, CFP, CLU

The final consideration in our series has to do with certain elements of human behavior. When you consider...

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Investments

Energy Stocks: Where do we go from here?

Posted 12 Dec 2014 courtesy of Mackenzie Investments

Canadian stocks fell sharply yesterday amid continued selling in energy producers as crude oil slid to a five-year...

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Taxation

Cross-border Investment & Tax Planning

Posted 09 Dec 2014 by Melissa Allan

Whether you're a Canadian who resides temporarily in the United States or you're a dual-citizen of both Canada...

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Investments

Oil prices & the economy

Posted 03 Dec 2014 courtesy of Sandra Boyd

After OPEC’s decision to maintain production and allow market forces to set the price of oil, WTI slid...

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Estate Planning

Why do I need a Will?

Posted 02 Dec 2014 courtesy of Invesco

Anyone with support or dependency responsibilities to a spouse, partner, or children should have a Will to clearly...

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Taxation

TFSA vs. RRSP part 2: When is one plan better?

Posted 28 Nov 2014 by Rick Irwin, CFP, CLU

As we've discussed in Part 1, the "better plan" usually depends on your individual situation. But are there...

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Retirement Planning

TFSA vs. RRSP Part 1: Which Plan is Best?

Posted 21 Nov 2014 by Rick Irwin, CFP, CLU

There are many financial decisions before us as Canadians—do we pay down mortgage debt or invest in RRSPs?...

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Insurance

Long Term Care Insurance

Posted 13 Nov 2014 by Melissa Allan

Have you thought about what your future will be like if you are not able to take care...

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Retirement Planning

9 Reasons to Revisit your Retirement Plan

Posted 10 Nov 2014 courtesy of Fidelity Investments

An annual review will keep your retirement plan on track as your financial priorities change and you make...

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