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Tips for meeting women’s financial needs

Unique wealth challenges require an advisory strategy

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Most women over 45 confident about retirement: survey

Only about one-quarter are invested in stocks, bonds or mutual funds

How boomers, gen X and millennials spend and save

An Edward Jones survey highlights generational priorities

6 tips to retire debt-free

More work required for secure retirement, institute says

Higher pension coverage, increased savings rates and incentives to work longer are needed, a paper argues

The meaning of trust is changing

Competence is no longer enough

Prospecting in 2020

How should advisors find clients today?

A deep dive into switching firms

From deciding to leave your firm to settling in somewhere new, these advisor insights will help ensure a successful transition


What are you investing in to ensure future business success?

We asked three advisors

Don’t be careless with client confidentiality

Privacy breaches could be career-ending

Why extroverts have all the money

A personality test can tell us about retirement planning

Client Confidential: Delyse Sylvester

Learning how to talk about money

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DALBAR ranks financial institutions’ retirement planning

The study on client experience provides insights for all advisors

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Discuss these burial options with your clients

In addition to being buried or cremated, your client can be mummified or launched into space

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Canadians have mortgage concerns

Advisors can help clients worried about home ownership

  • By: Staff
  • January 10, 2020 January 10, 2020
  • 12:06

Top 5 practice management articles from 2019

It was another year of dramatic change in the wealth management industry

  • By: Staff
  • December 23, 2019 December 23, 2019
  • 12:00

Tips for donating property

The tax benefits to your client can outweigh donating cash

  • By: Staff
  • December 17, 2019 December 13, 2019
  • 08:00
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Facing financial challenges with younger clients

An RBC report highlights the financial consequences of graduating into the Great Recession

  • By: Staff
  • December 3, 2019 December 3, 2019
  • 13:37
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Segmenting your book to serve clients better

Tips for prioritizing how you spend your valuable time

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Build your book with your clients’ children

Invest in the next generation so they’ll invest with you

How have you helped a client overcome a unique and significant challenge?

We asked three advisors

How past experience impacts investing decisions

Examining the connection between fear, memory and risk tolerance

Avoid the ho-ho-holiday card cliché

Etiquette for the holiday season

Client Confidential: Sharon Hartung

An author and entrepreneur looks at death in the digital age

When an investment recommendation gives rise to conflicts

A regulatory panel discussed conflicts at FP Canada's ethics breakfast

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Exploring your client’s economic pessimism

Canadians expect poor economic conditions ahead, and say raises have had little impact