Employer pension plans: Is it ever too early or too late to contribute?
September 30, 2014

Employer pension plans: Is it ever too early or too late to contribute?

It’s never too late to start, but starting as soon as you begin your first full-time job makes the most sense.

Should you consider a target-date fund?
September 16, 2014

Should you consider a target-date fund?

If managing your own money for the next 30 years or more seems like a daunting challenge, a target date fund (TDF) may be the solution.

Canadian economy in the slow-growth lane
June 25, 2014

Canadian economy in the slow-growth lane

The latest composite leading index from The Conference Board of Canada may be in positive territory. But there’s little here to get excited about.

No-feud family cottage succession planning
May 22, 2014

No-feud family cottage succession planning

What’s the best way to pass on the family cottage? You need careful planning and a sound financial strategy.

Do you know what your home insurance covers?
May 15, 2014

Do you know what your home insurance covers?

Whether you’re a first-time home buyer or a long-term homeowner, it’s important to understand the details of your home insurance policy.

Buying a condo: Pre-construction or resale?
May 05, 2014

Buying a condo: Pre-construction or resale?

Thinking of buying a condo? Got some money saved and know where you want to live? There’s just one more decision you need to make.

Are you eligible for government drug coverage?
April 29, 2014

Are you eligible for government drug coverage?

Prescription drug plans vary by province and territory. Here’s how to find out if your government’s plan covers you.

Why a marriage contract may be right for you
April 10, 2014

Why a marriage contract may be right for you

It may not sound romantic, but drawing up a pre-nuptial agreement could be a useful thing to do with your future spouse.

Four easy ways to income split
March 13, 2014

Four easy ways to income split

Income splitting may not sound romantic, but when you consider how much money it can save you on income tax, it may begin to look that way.

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