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Key items to consider when reviewing your insurance needs

Key items to consider when reviewing your insurance needs

All too often we set insurance policies aside in a file drawer and forget that some items in them need to be reviewed from time-to-time.

Would You Like to Build a Thriving Organizational Structure for Your Business?

Would You Like to Build a Thriving Organizational Structure for Your Business?

During this difficult business climate it's even more important to build and maintain a thriving organizational culture. Here are some tips to help you

Must Have Photography for Your Business

Must Have Photography for Your Business

Top 5 images businesses must have to create that "know, like and trust" factor with potential clients.

Reasons to Outsource your Bookkeeping

Reasons to Outsource your Bookkeeping

Outsourcing accounting services was once a luxury that only large companies could afford. The modern business landscape has made this practice more common.

What are the two main types of Risks when Investing?

What are the two main types of Risks when Investing?

Everyone is exposed to some type of risk every day – whether it’s from driving, walking down the street, investing, capital planning, or something else.

What are the Retirement Income Planning Options?

What are the Retirement Income Planning Options?

There are five main options to achieve when planning your retirement income. As an Assante financial advisor, I can help you achieve your goals.

How much income do you need in Retirement?

How much income do you need in Retirement?

The question people ask about retirement income planning is how much do they need to live on? Does the 70% of your pre-retirement rule apply?

Business Financial Resolutions for 2021

Business Financial Resolutions for 2021

There are many who can't wait to say goodbye to 2020, with the coronavirus pandemic and the ways businesses had to adjust to ensure their survival.

#seo pros vs #contentmarketing pros - who do we need more??

#seo pros vs #contentmarketing pros - who do we need more??

So...this could set up a bit of controversy. What do you think?

Everyone Loves a Great Story

Everyone Loves a Great Story

As marketers we love storytelling. Stories can be told via blog posts, video or podcasts. We are highlighting one of our podcast stories, the first of 2021.

Having a Plan for a Retirement Home

Having a Plan for a Retirement Home

When you are having the ‘money’ talk it should include planning for a retirement home.

Podcast Content Marketing - 2 Billion listeners by 2025!

Podcast Content Marketing - 2 Billion listeners by 2025!

Why podcasts and Podcast Experts are going nowhere but UP, from 800,000 listeners in 2019 to 2 Billion in a few years!

Tax Planning with Scott Gray, CPA, CMA

Tax Planning with Scott Gray, CPA, CMA

Tax planning whether for personal or corporate taxes is a process that helps you reduce the amount of taxes you’ll owe at the end of each year.

Having the Eldercare Conversation

Having the Eldercare Conversation

COVID -19 Pandemic has highlighted the key issue of Eldercare in Canada and why everyone should include an Eldercare strategy in their financial planning.

What are the Risks to Retirement Income Planning?

What are the Risks to Retirement Income Planning?

Jack Lumsden, MBA, CFP®, is a financial advisor with over twenty years of experience. He is the author of the book - Preserving Wealth - The Next Generation.

How to Get the Best Headshots for Acting

How to Get the Best Headshots for Acting

If there is ever a time to get the best headshots you can, it is when you’re auditioning for an acting role. 

Content Marketing - If you have great content, market it!

Content Marketing - If you have great content, market it!

Why do businesses not aggressively market their content? You can publish, and it may organically find consumers, but you need to PUSH it out! It's a journey...

SMART Business Planning for 2021

SMART Business Planning for 2021

If your business survived in 2020, it's time to start planning for 2021. How to incorporate SMART planning in your business.

What are the tax and withdrawal strategies for Retirement Income?

What are the tax and withdrawal strategies for Retirement Income?

Jack Lumsden, MBA, CFP®, is a financial advisor with over twenty years of experience. He has enjoyed building a strong career and loyal client base.

How to Create Video Content

How to Create Video Content

During these crazy times, when face to face connections at events are not possible, have you thought about different ways to create video content?

Five Financial Resolutions for 2021 by Scott Gray, CPA, CMA

Five Financial Resolutions for 2021 by Scott Gray, CPA, CMA

The 2020-2021 financial year is upon us and now is the perfect time to start planning your financial strategy for the year ahead.

Importance of Estate Planning

Importance of Estate Planning

An Estate is the property that a person owns or has a legal interest in. The term is used to describe the assets and liabilities left by a person after death.

What Does the Word 'Diet' Really Mean?

What Does the Word 'Diet' Really Mean?

From the Greek word "diaita" which means "way of life", it had a totally different meaning than we think of today!

5 Easy Ways to Launch Your Business Online

5 Easy Ways to Launch Your Business Online

No website? You can still be online to give your business some web presence. Your own website is still the best because you own it!

How to Sell on Amazon as a Sidegig and Make Real Money

How to Sell on Amazon as a Sidegig and Make Real Money

Start selling on Amazon as a Sidegig and quickly make real money to make selling on Amazon your main gig!

Story of a Complete Business Pivot for the Travelling TeaRoom

Story of a Complete Business Pivot for the Travelling TeaRoom

When your business comes to a complete halt because of the Pandemic and all 40 of your events get cancelled, what do you do?

What is a Podcast, and why would I want one?

What is a Podcast, and why would I want one?

From Wikipedia: “A podcast is an episodic series of digital audio files that a user can download in order to listen..."

Are your running away from something or towards something?

Are your running away from something or towards something?

In everything we do, it's important to look forward and set goals.

Top 5 Reasons Why You Need a Professional Headshot

Top 5 Reasons Why You Need a Professional Headshot

I have a SMART phone - do I really need to pay a photographer for a headshot?

Focus on Growth Drivers over Outcomes.

Focus on Growth Drivers over Outcomes.

Performance is what matters, but how we get there is key.

Does your business have a vision statement or mission statement?

Does your business have a vision statement or mission statement?

A vision or mission statement describes why a company exists, who it serves, their values, and can include goals, milestones, and deliverables...

Tips to prepare for Corporate Year End Tax

Tips to prepare for Corporate Year End Tax

Corporate tax is a complex and technical area of expertise. Each business has its own unique tax filing requirements and tax-saving opportunities.

Should I do a Facebook Live or post on YouTube?

Should I do a Facebook Live or post on YouTube?

A question I frequently get asked is, “Which is better, doing a Facebook live or posting a video to YouTube?” Well, the answer is both actually...