Free Money for Your Kids Means They'll Spend Less Time Living in Your Basement

Published by Steve Allen on Oct 12, 2018

Originally Published On Linked In September 6, 2016. Picture from Pixabay.com.   At this time of year, most parents start thinking about what the kids need before they head into their new classrooms for... Continue reading

Everyone Gather Around the Fire Pit, We're Gonna Burn Some Cash.

Published by Steve Allen on Oct 12, 2018

Originally Published on Linked In June 1, 2018. Photo from Pixabay.com   There aren’t many people these days that don’t have some sort of guilty pleasure. They do something that costs too much money or... Continue reading

What's Your Most Valuable Asset?

Published by Steve Allen on Oct 12, 2018

 Originally Published on Linked In May 5, 2016.   The most common answers I hear to this question are usually something tangible. Your house, your car, your boat, your dog, etc... It’s often surprising... Continue reading

Making the Most of Your RRSP While You're Waiting for Retirement

Published by Steve Allen on Oct 12, 2018

Originally published on Linked In April 5, 2016. Photo from Pixabay.com.   Contributing to a Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) may not be the first thing on a young adult’s mind when they have... Continue reading

The Finance Industry's Biggest Misnomer: Tax-free Savings Account

Published by Steve Allen on Oct 12, 2018

Originally Published on Linked In March 6, 2016. Photo from Pixabay.com.   If you have a Tax Free Savings Account, otherwise known as a TFSA, you might be earning interest on your money. But are you making... Continue reading

5 Principles to help become a better investor

Published by Dan Allen on Aug 03, 2018

You don't have to be a financial expert to start becoming a better investor. Here are 5 steps that can help: 1) Create a long term plan and follow the plan. Know where you want to go and when - then start... Continue reading

How will Vitality Life Insurance fit into my lifestyle?

Published by Steve Allen on May 08, 2018

In June 2016, Manulife launched the Manulife Vitality Life Insurance – a self-managed incentive program to encourage and reward clients for living a healthy lifestyle.   The Vitality program offers incentives... Continue reading

7 Strategies to Steer You Through Market Corrections

Published by Dan Allen on Feb 20, 2018

With the recent market volatility, it's good to remind ourselves of some of the strategies we can take to help deal with the ups and downs of the stock markets. First of all, let's go back to the definition... Continue reading

What to expect in retirement - 2015 Retirement Survey Results

Published by Dan Allen on Jul 08, 2015

                Fidelity Investments recently published their findings from two separate surveys and the results might surprise you. One was focused on achieving retirement fulfillment and the other was... Continue reading