2016 Federal Budget: A Summary

Reading time: 8 minutes The new Liberal federal government released its 2016-17 budget on March 22, 2016, in line with campaign promises to spend on infrastructure in order to spur on the economy and create jobs for Canadians. A deficit budget was expected, and delivered, but you may be wondering how it would affect (or benefit) […]

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Market Turmoil? That’s an understatement…

I know – you might be feeling a little panicked right now. Many are, with the headlines that the markets are seeing lows not seen since the 2008 financial crisis. The truth is that the North American stock markets are still well above the lows of 2008 (lowest close was nearly 8000 for the TSX, […]

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Where oh where is Will? Not to mention its Executor…

  Wills and proper estate planning is something that very few of us want to talk about with our family – especially our parents. Mostly looked upon as a taking of inventory of a person’s possessions and finances, a Will can mean so much more and document everything from medical last wishes or charitable bequests, […]

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