When Did Canada Become A Tax Haven?

When Did Canada Become A Tax Haven?

Cleo Hamel  02. 2.2017
According to recent media reports based on the Panama Papers, some see Canada as a tax haven. It may seem unlikely when you are reviewing...
3 Financial Acronyms Every Canadian Should Know

3 Financial Acronyms Every Canadian Should Know

12.14.2016
No matter which one you pick, it's best to start early.
There Has Never Been A Better Time To Embrace Charitable Giving

There Has Never Been A Better Time To Embrace Charitable Giving

Suzana Popovic-Montag  08.22.2016
Amendments to the Income Tax Act have been made that incentivize planned charitable giving. Prior to 2016, gifts to registered charitable...
Are the Joneses Really Wealthier Than You?

Are the Joneses Really Wealthier Than You?

Tea Nicola  06.10.2016
Keeping up with the Joneses is nothing new. But thanks to social media, our friends' lifestyles can be hard to ignore. The need to show...
3 Things You Should Do With Your Tax Return

3 Things You Should Do With Your Tax Return

Tea Nicola  05.10.2016
By treating your refund like free money you aren't unlocking its value. Your refund is part of your paycheque, and at the end of the day...
The Dos And Don'ts Of Buying A New Home

The Dos And Don'ts Of Buying A New Home

Josh Miszk  05. 3.2016
Home buying season is officially here and when it comes to your finances there are dos and don'ts that come along with the often-overwhelming...
It's Time To 'Un-Park' Those Last Minute RRSP Contributions

It's Time To 'Un-Park' Those Last Minute RRSP Contributions

Cindy Crean  04.18.2016
Now is a great time to re-visit your portfolio. Investing too conservatively could impact your ability to reach your long-term goals. In...
I've Lost My Job: Now What?

I've Lost My Job: Now What?

Pramod Udiaver  03. 1.2016
With economic conditions remaining challenging in Canada, we have seen several corporations looking at different ways to manage their profitability....
Leap Day Is Also The Last Day You Can Contribute To Your RRSPs

Leap Day Is Also The Last Day You Can Contribute To Your RRSPs

Jesse Ferreras  02.29.2016
It's an opportunity for people to reduce their income and maybe enjoy a nice tax refund.
Time Is Running Out To Make Your RRSP Contribution

Time Is Running Out To Make Your RRSP Contribution

Caroline Battista  02.26.2016
When most working Canadians hear "RRSP," they think of their retirement savings. Or maybe even a nice winter home on the shores of sunny...
Sinking Economy Sends Canadians Investing Abroad

Sinking Economy Sends Canadians Investing Abroad

CP  02.24.2016
"Diversifying geographically can strengthen your portfolio for the long-term."
Last-Minute RRSP Contribution? Avoid These Common Mistakes

Last-Minute RRSP Contribution? Avoid These Common Mistakes

Cleo Hamel  02.22.2016
The first major financial deadline of 2016 is February 29. This is the last day you can make a contribution to your Registered Retirement...
Many Canadians Staggeringly Unprepared For Retirement: Study

Many Canadians Staggeringly Unprepared For Retirement: Study

Daniel Tencer  02.16.2016
There are 719,000 seniors living in poverty in Canada, study says.