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"One’s mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions." ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes A wise woman told me several years ago that if I wanted to get ahead I should find someo [more]
This debate is getting more and more appeal.  There is no shortage of different perspectives on the issue of looking after your own money versus using a financial advisor.  Here's my perspectives on [more]
I was reviewing life insurance needs for a young couple that had just purchased their first home. As usual, I inquired if they had begun to save for retirement, they said they had an RRSP account with [more]
I recently met with a lovely couple in their 60’s wanting a second opinion on their investments.  Their situation is another case where a financial advisor does not really understand investing for [more]
One of the big challenges of the financial industry is that most compensation and profits are driven by the sale of financial products like mutual funds and RRSPs.  Unfortunately for Canadians, most [more]