09 March, 2021

Study Highlights Need for Legacy Planning

While COVID-19 has had an immediate financial impact on many Canadians, the uncertainty it has caused has left others eying their legacy....

10 February, 2021 Financial Planning

TFSA & RRSP 2021

Long or short-term goals play a big part in deciding which savings tools you should use. Find out if a TFSA or an RRSP or a combination of both are the better fit for your financial needs....

02 February, 2021 Financial Planning

Money Facts 2021

Tax rates and saving contribution limits change year on year. This quick guide outlines contribution limits for RRSPs & TFSAs and more....

02 February, 2021

FOMO, GameStop and the Reddit Bubble

In his latest letter, Counsel Portfolio Services CIO, Corrado Tiralongo, discusses GameStop, Reddit and the role that FOMO plays in the recent volatility we’ve seen in the markets....

21 January, 2021 Financial Planning

Money Dates 2021

Keep on top of important financial dates and deadlines for tax returns, OAS, CPP benefit payments, and more with our guide....

16 January, 2021 Financial Planning

Financial Planning for the Unexpected (and Expected)

COVID-19 forced most of us to adapt to new realities by revisiting our daily habits and financial priorities. For some, this meant tightening budgets or postponing big-ticket purchases....

30 November, 2020

Has the pandemic changed your financial priorities?

If there’s one thing this year has shown, it’s how life can change on a dime. In a recent poll, we found that COVID-19 has left many Canadians revaluating their financial priorities....

25 November, 2020 Retirement

10 ways to grow your RRSP

Many Canadians are increasingly relying on their own resources to fund their retirements....

27 April, 2020 Financial Planning

Money Dates 2020

This infographic highlights important deadlines, such as income tax returns and CPP and OAS benefit payment dates. Helping you to keep track of these critical dates....

23 April, 2020 Retirement

Lower 2020 RRIF Withdrawals Give New Flexibility to Retirees

As part of its Economic Response Plan to the COVID-19 crisis, the federal government lowered the required minimum withdrawals from Registered Retirement Income Funds (RRIFs) and Life Income Funds (LIFs) by 25% for 2020....