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Keeping a long-term view on the market

It’s no secret that the spread of COVID-19 across the world has resulted in increased market volatility and decreased market values. Although this is obviously not ideal market behaviour, it’s…

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A guide to emergency savings

None of us stopped to consider the implications of a global pandemic in our wallets because, really, who knew? But it’s times like these that hammer home the reason we…

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How to automate saving

Don’t sweat it. It’s not as complicated as it sounds. You won’t have to code some sort of algorithm to control your online banking. In fact, it takes less than…

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How a TFSA can up your investment game

A Tax-Free Savings Account (or TFSA) is one of the more flexible financial tools available to us. It’s great for the long-term, short-term, term deposits—all the terms, really. It allows you to…

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5 quick tips to make the most of a TFSA

A tax-free savings account (TFSA) is like a bottle of red wine – it gets better with age. Compound interest and yearly contribution allowances enhance its benefits with time. Not…

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5 Quick Tips for RRSP Season

For most people, a Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) is that thing you’re putting money into to save for retirement. And you’re right, it is. But beyond that, many people’s…

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How much money do you need to retire?

Short answer: it depends. Long answer: a lot of times it’s the amount of money we’ve saved and our lifestyle goals that truly determine when we can retire. The average…

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Understanding your financial risk tolerance

All investments have some degree of risk involved. Finding where you fit on that scale is critical to your financial success. Too much financial risk can cause panic or sleepless…

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Investing in your 50s and 60s.

Three words: retirement is coming. Your fifties are an important decade. You’re near enough to retirement to feel its hot breath on your neck.  You are potentially in your peak…

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5 Tips for Financial Well-being in Retirement

Here are five timely tips that will help you maximize the benefits of RRSPs for your future. 1. Work out how much you’ll need to retire In general, you need…

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