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Avoid a huge $$$$ mistake. Check your beneficiary designations now!

Avoid a huge $$$$ mistake. Check your beneficiary designations now!

Who you named as a beneficiary can be easily forgotten. Review your beneficiaries to make sure that the designations match your entire estate plan.

Should home and investments be jointly owned with children?

Should home and investments be jointly owned with children?

A common question is should I transfer the ownership of my house or investment account into joint ownership with my children to avoid probate fees?

Registered Education Savings Plans

Registered Education Savings Plans

My kids are 18 and 20, does setting up a new Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) still make sense?

10 Reasons to Consolidate Your Investments

10 Reasons to Consolidate Your Investments

Retirement Income Planning should include consolidation of your investments and financial advisors as you approach retirement.

Who should you name as Executor?

Who should you name as Executor?

A common question I received as an advisor is whom should we name as executor in our Wills? The true answer is that it depends on your situation.

Pump Your Tires!

Pump Your Tires!

Be sure to pump the tires of your own personal retirement and estate plan as soon as possible. Meet with your advisor.

Do you need Disability Insurance?

Do you need Disability Insurance?

A commonly overlooked important financial strategy, is having appropriate Disability Insurance.

What is the Process once you Hire a Financial Advisor?

What is the Process once you Hire a Financial Advisor?

Understanding your financial situation is a critical first step in choosing a financial advisor.

Why the Legacy Conversation is Important

Why the Legacy Conversation is Important

The Legacy conversation is an important talk to have with your children and beneficiaries in order to reduce stress and potential conflict in the future.

How Much Does a Kitchen Renovation Cost

How Much Does a Kitchen Renovation Cost

Thinking of a kitchen renovation? Use the tips in this article to calculate your likely costs. Plus we share a tip to get your renovations done without paying.

The Real Affect of Taxes and Inflation on Investment returns.

The Real Affect of Taxes and Inflation on Investment returns.

Over the long term, taxation and inflation reduces your real purchasing power.

Should we take Advantage of our Unused RRSP contribution limits?

Should we take Advantage of our Unused RRSP contribution limits?

A common question that we receive every year prior to the RRSP deadline is should we take advantage of our unused RRSP contribution limits?

What Tax Season Means for Canadian Accountants

What Tax Season Means for Canadian Accountants

Tax season is a busy time for accountants who specialize in taxation. It is important to know exactly what to expect during tax season in Canada.

Rebalancing Your Portfolio

Rebalancing Your Portfolio

Today we are going to be reviewing portfolio rebalancing, and how it can be used to your advantage.

YOUR FREE RETIREMENT READINESS REVIEW

YOUR FREE RETIREMENT READINESS REVIEW

To find out if you are on track, and to evaluate if our services would provide value to your family, you can schedule a 15-Minute call.

How Remote Workers Can Fine-Tune Their Virtual Communication Skills

How Remote Workers Can Fine-Tune Their Virtual Communication Skills

Sharpen your virtual communication skills in the days of remote work by implementing simple yet effective tips to put across your point with greater impact.

The Four Essential Family Conversations

The Four Essential Family Conversations

Important conversations to have with your parents, children, and executor and powers of attorney, if not your children.

How to Price in Your Small Business

How to Price in Your Small Business

If you are a service provider, your first thought is to offer pricing per hour, but is that the best way for you to price your products and be profitable?

You better have a Plan for a Retirement Home

You better have a Plan for a Retirement Home

There comes a time for a family to have the conversation about retirement and living options for their elders.

A Great Way to Maintain Strength While Working From Home

A Great Way to Maintain Strength While Working From Home

How to get rid of the stress of working from home by increasing and maintaining strength, balance, flexibility and mobility

Accounting Consulting and Business Advisory for Business

Accounting Consulting and Business Advisory for Business

From launching your business and setting up your financial systems to planning for success, Scott Gray, CPA, CMA will help you every step of the way.

What are the top 26 Estate Planning tips to consider?

What are the top 26 Estate Planning tips to consider?

Estate planning helps ensure a stress-free transition of your assets to the next generation or intended beneficiaries.

Entrepreneurial Mindset for Women

Entrepreneurial Mindset for Women

Yes, an entrepreneurial mindset exists in everyone, it's just how and when you decide to become an entrepreneur. There is no one recipe that fits all!

Does My Podcast Name Really Matter?

Does My Podcast Name Really Matter?

Today, I’m talking about podcast titles - those wonderful little bits of information that guide us as to what we will be hearing in podcast.

You Don't Like To WRITE? How do you transfer your passion?

You Don't Like To WRITE? How do you transfer your passion?

In the age of the Internet, if you own a business, writing can help build trust and lead to great long term relationships. Time to dust off your keyboard.

How Can A Boss Make Work From Home Easier For Teams?

How Can A Boss Make Work From Home Easier For Teams?

With work from home being adopted by organizations all over the world, here are a few ways through which a boss can make remote work easy for teams.

Compelling Selling

Compelling Selling

How to understand buyer styles and adapt your selling style to fit the buyer and close more sales!

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?

#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?