What Is Your Financial Future?

Why can’t you expect financial prosperity after 40 years of working?  If you’re concerned about your financial future, you’re not alone.  Nearly half of baby boomers fear that their retirement will result in poverty. As company pensions disappear, many...

Tax Considerations For Single Income Households

Stay at home parents may do a lot of work but unfortunately it’s not a labour cost that gets reported on a tax return.  For families with a single income, tax time can seem a little one sided, but both spouses or common-law partners still need to file their own tax...

Switching Careers Midlife: Is It Worth It?

“Why don’t you go back to school so you can get a good job.”  This from my doting 90-year-old father who is delusionally thinking his “little girl” is still in her twenties instead of a fifty-something grandmother – plus he still likes to tell me how to run my life....

Chilton, Lang And O’Leary On Mutual Fund Costs

I came across an interesting video on CBC News featuring David Chilton, Amanda Lang and Kevin O’Leary.  They were discussing the high costs of Canadian mutual funds, as well as some of the pitfalls to avoid when using ETFs.  It’s just over a year old, but...

Pin It on Pinterest