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Budget 2019 could mean more tax payable for fundholders

Department of Finance expects to gain $350 million by 2024 from proposals

  • April 2, 2019 April 2, 2019
  • 09:00

CRA to delay registered fee position ‘indefinitely’

This delay represents a win for industry associations

  • October 3, 2018 October 4, 2018
  • 15:00

CRA targets RRSP, TFSA abuses in long-awaited tax document

Agency also delays implementing registered fee position

  • October 1, 2018 November 2, 2018
  • 16:55

The (potential) future of advice reforms

Compared to what’s happening in Australia, CSA’s June missives are meek

  • September 21, 2018 June 18, 2019
  • 12:00
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Tax & Estate Planning

Curtis Davis

Sprinkle the income, but beware the tax

A TOSI case study

  • February 7, 2020 February 6, 2020
  • 09:30

Investing personally or in a corporation

How passive income rules factor in to the decision

  • November 29, 2019 November 29, 2019
  • 12:00

Revisiting salary versus dividends in light of federal tax changes

New considerations for incorporated small business owners

  • October 25, 2019 October 28, 2019
  • 13:00

RRSP vs. TFSA: a classic apples and oranges comparison

Identifying clients’ goals will clarify the choice

  • August 12, 2019 August 22, 2019
  • 15:00

The meaning of trust is changing

Competence is no longer enough

  • February 7, 2020 February 6, 2020
  • 09:30

Being an advisor in 2030

Reluctant predictions for the decade ahead

  • November 29, 2019 November 27, 2019
  • 12:00

Ignore climate risk at your peril

Advisors have every reason to boost sustainable investing knowledge

  • September 20, 2019 September 26, 2019
  • 15:00

Addressing the middle-class gap in financial advice

Rather than courting only HNW clients, advisors should look for ways to serve more households

  • March 25, 2019 March 25, 2019
  • 13:51
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Investments

Mark Yamada

The precariousness of low interest rates: Part 1

Rates have fallen and can’t get up

  • February 7, 2020 February 7, 2020
  • 09:30

ETF assets pass tipping point in U.S.

Prepare for an assault on market dominance

  • November 29, 2019 December 5, 2019
  • 12:00

Compounding is a double-edged sword

Breaking down various fee scenarios

  • October 30, 2019 October 30, 2019
  • 13:43

Is value investing broken?

Patience has a price

  • September 20, 2019 September 20, 2019
  • 15:00
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Market Insights

Jim Otar

ALDAs: to buy or not to buy

A breakdown of who benefits from the federal government’s proposed annuity

  • February 7, 2020 February 7, 2020
  • 09:30

Prioritize expenses in drawdown calculations

The famous 4% rule won’t work for many clients

  • May 16, 2014 September 8, 2018
  • 00:10

Pitching disability coverage

Picture this: You have a client - 10 years away from retirement - who comes to you for retirement advice. You spend several hours, maybe…

  • June 8, 2010 August 14, 2018
  • 10:11

How to overfund UL

“What?” you might say, “I didn’t know universal life insurance (UL) had an expiry date!” Relax. You’re right. UL doesn’t come with an expiry date.…

  • August 1, 2009 August 14, 2018
  • 12:57