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Three Advantages of Using Your Group RRSP to save for HBP
“Money is only a tool. It will take you wherever you wish, but it will not replace you as the driver.” – Ayn Rand The Home Buyers' Plan (HBP) is often referred to as the first time home buyer [more]
3 Things to Consider When Choosing RRSP Investments
"Risk comes from not knowing what you're doing." – Warren Buffet A large part of my job involves providing information to employees who work for a company that offers a group retirement plan. I [more]
RRIF: Everything You Need to Know About RRIFs
Most Canadians choose a Registered Retirement Income Fund (RRIF) as their retirement income option. A RRIF is a comfortable transition because of its similarity to an RRSP. A RRIF provides a high [more]
Advantages of Self-Directed RRSPs
The investment industry has now grown exponentially over the last 20 years. Equity investing has become more popular than ever and investors are more knowledgeable than ever. We now have more investm [more]
TFSA vs RRSP:  Why not do both?
Since TFSAs were introduced in 2009, there has been a lot of great debates over the RRSP and the TFSA.  Here are some examples of the TFSA vs RRSP debate: My article on the new debate betwe [more]