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Read my article on Money.ca... When it comes to choosing between a Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA) and a Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP), there are plenty of details to keep you up at night. Here are all the pros and cons - including a few you may not...read more
Financial freedom. It is what we really want. The most common questions I am asked are about retirement and financial freedom. For example: Jonathan (age 29) – I want to retire very young and very comfortably. How can I achieve that? Emma (age 34) – What do I have to...read more
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John and Jennifer (Jen) are 62 and want to retire comfortably soon. Can they retire now? They want to know how to set up their retirement income to give them the maximum income that will be reliable for the rest of their life. Will common rules of thumb about...read more
I am very excited to have my first podcast with the incomparable Kornel Szrejber. Kornel is Canada's #1 financial podcaster and the best interviewer I know. I am a reader, myself, but have learned there is a huge audience of educated, intelligent listeners for...read more
Read my article in Money.ca Magazine: Understanding the Differences Between Financial Advisors and Brokers
Read my article in Money.ca Magazine. Understand the difference between a fee-for-service financial planner and a broker. For Millennials, learn the difference between my Robo-Advisor Professional and ordinary robo-advisors. It's a robo-advisor plus professional...read more