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Maximizing your Canada Pension Plan Income

The Canada Pension Plan (CPP) is an important cornerstone in retirement income planning, designed to replace 25 percent of what is deemed to be the...

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Start Saving Early

Posted 11 Apr 2017 courtesy of Great-West Life

Starting early is a great way to reach your long-term investment goals with the help... Read More

More & More Canadians Dipping into RRSPs Early

Posted 28 Mar 2017 by Natalie LeBlanc

The second “R” in RRSP may stand for “Retirement,” but that’s not stopping a whopping... Read More

How to Optimize your RRSP Contributions

Posted 26 Jan 2017 by Rick Irwin, CFP, CLU

Winter brings many things for Canadians; for winter sports enthusiasts it’s as welcome a season... Read More

Canadians Top 3 Worries About Retirement

Posted 03 Nov 2016 courtesy of Peter Wouters, Empire Life

What are your top concerns about retiring? Chances are you share those concerns with other... Read More

Investing in Knowledge: Lifelong Learning Plan

Posted 21 Sep 2016 by Patricia Bell, PFP

An investment in knowledge pays the best interest… At least according to Ben Franklin. Whether... Read More

Investing Basics for Millenials

Posted 22 Apr 2016 courtesy of Dynamic Mutual Funds

Now that you are starting out in life there are many things to consider. Some,... Read More

Canadians not saving enough for Retirement

Posted 07 Mar 2016 courtesy of Sandra Boyd, Great-West Life

This week's Monday Muse highlights the unfortunate truth around retirement readiness, or the lack thereof, amongst... Read More

Transferring Overseas Pensions

Posted 22 Feb 2016 by Lorna Maughan

When moving to Canada from the UK I am sure the last thing on your... Read More

How NOT to Offset Capital Gains

Posted 22 Feb 2016 courtesy of Tim Cestnick, Dynamic Funds

Capital gains triggered from the sale of non-registered securities like mutual funds or stocks can... Read More