Money, Marriage & Divorce
"Some people think that it’s holding on that makes one strong; sometimes it’s letting go." – UnknownSummer is invariably the most popular season for weddings. When you’re caught up in the [more]
Are You a Financially Intelligent Parent?
Teaching kids about money is a topic that is near and dear to my heart as a father of 4 young boys.  A while back I got to reading a book, The Financially Intelligent Parent: 8 Steps To Raising Succe [more]
What do you think of the new Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP)
The Ontario Liberals’ recent majority victory means the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP) will soon be a reality. The labour market in Ontario isn’t any different from the rest of Canada – [more]
A case study on CPP combined benefits
I provided calculations for a client recently, and I think his situation might provide a good example of how receiving a CPP survivor’s pension can affect the decision of when to start receiving you [more]
5 Simple Steps to Get Out of Debt
“The future depends on what we do in the present.” – Mahatma GhandiOver the past few decades, the perception of debt has shifted in our society. Before the 1980s, consumer debt was considere [more]