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Common questions on Registered Education Savings Plans (RESPs)
When kids go back to school, I always get an increased number of questions on RESPs. This week, as a result here are four frequently asked questions on RESPs. What are the rules around taking money [more]
Another look at RESP Rules
Recently I was on Alberta Primetime reviewing the RESP rules which can be so confusing to so many people.  In the segment, we break down some of the basics on how to get started, what are the limit [more]
Pay attention to your RESP withdrawals
2014 was the first possible year for children to have reached the maximum CESG of $7,200. There will be thousands of parents across the country with thousands of kids who will hit the $7,200 maximum g [more]
Using the Lifelong Learning Plan   
“What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.” – Ralph Marston Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve fielded a number of questions about using and repaying the LLP and thought that it wo [more]
Family RESP vs Individual RESP. Which is better?
Should I set up a Family RESP plan or an Individual RESP?  This question has been posed to me several times over the past years. If you only have one child then the answer is easy . . . set up an ind [more]