Lessons from a millionaire teacher
My apology to all of the teachers who have been in my life over the years. My wife is a retired teacher and there have been many teachers in our family and circle of friends. Our school system does [more]
3 Ways to Maximize Your Group RRSP
“Nothing is more expensive than a missed opportunity.” H. Jackson Brown Jr. Approximately 40% of Canadian companies offer some form of group retirement savings plan for their employees. Whether [more]
Three reasons people retire broke
According to a recent study, roughly 40 per cent of Canadians would be unable to pay for an unexpected $200 expense without going into debt. I’ve spent over 20 years working with people and their [more]
What are your family financial values?
My wife and I talk about money a lot.  While some studies suggest that money issues can be a significant catalyst for marital problems, I think having open lines of communication about money is extre [more]
Tax Freedom Day 2016
Every year at this time, we start to prepare for summer and get ready to celebrate Canada Day.  Maybe there's another day to celebrate this time of year.  Tax Freedom Day happened on June 7th this [more]
5 Common Questions About Mortgages
“Catch a man a fish, and you can sell it to him. Teach a man to fish, and you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.” – Karl Marx Recently, I ran a series of workshops for a client and one o [more]