Is an RRSP Right for You in Your 30s?

If you’re in your 30s, you might be wondering whether it’s too early to start contributing to an RRSP (Registered Retirement Savings Plan). It’s not. With the help of this article, you can learn whether or not an RRSP could benefit you and get the facts about how much you need to contribute to maximize […]

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What to Consider before becoming Self-employed

Being self-employed means being in control of your work and earning an income through independent contracts with businesses, instead of getting paid a regular monthly salary by an employer. Self-employed people typically fall under three categories: Independent contractors who are business owners or freelance workers. Unincorporated sole proprietorships where there is only one owner. Business […]

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How to save for your grandchildren’s education [Presentation]

/ Investments, Wealth / Sep 24, 2022

The bond between grandparents and grandchildren is special. You get to share your wisdom and stories with eager listeners and occasionally, you get to treat them to ice cream before dinner. If you’re able, you may also want to plan to leave a legacy for your grandchildren. One of the best ways to set them […]

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5 Best Ways To Save Your Taxes [Presentation]

Filing taxes does not have to be stressful. There are many strategies you can use to save on your taxes, such as considering when to file, what to write off as tax-deductible, and how to maximize the use of tax-free savings accounts, among other things. The following tips can help.  Know more about tax-saving […]

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What Does it Mean to Protect Your family? [Presentation]

Points to note: Life insurance is used to protect your loved ones from the consequences of your death. The financial impacts for your loved ones include funeral expenses, debts and income replacement. In life insurance, you insure yourself to protect your loved ones. It’s as if by putting on a helmet on your head, your […]

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4 Retirement Planning Mistakes to Avoid [Presentation]

Retirement is your time to enjoy everything you struggled to squeeze into your busy work life: travel, relaxation, hobbies, spending time with loved ones. While many of us are aware of the value of diligent saving over the course of our working lives, it’s easy to fall into spending habits or make uninformed decisions that […]

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Steps toward Financial Protection [Presentation]

You want to control your money, but where do you start? Our financial advisors have recommended the following easy steps that can show you how to achieve financial security.  Contact our financial advisors to know more about insurance and investment plans in Brampton, Mississauga, Toronto, Hamilton Do you know? Life Insurance doesn’t have to […]

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3 Simple Tips to Protect the Financial Health of Stay-at-home Spouses

The decision to be a stay-at-home spouse may not be very easy. There are lots of emotional and mental considerations to make, and quite justifiably so. As a stay-at-home spouse, you need to think of out-of-the-box tactics to secure your financial future. Taking all these factors into consideration, our Trust Life advisors recommend these 3 […]

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Have you opened a RESP? [Presentation]

/ Investments / Mar 19, 2022

Registered Education Savings Plan (RESPs) are pretty simple. They’re regulated accounts to be used for saving money for a child’s post-secondary education. The main benefit of an RESP is its tax-advantaged nature. RESP funds can be invested in countless ways and if they are spent on higher-education related tuition or expenses, no investment gains in […]

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Common RRSP mistakes to avoid [Presentation]

/ Investments / Jan 19, 2022

Not all users derive the full advantage of the RRSP. If you use an RRSP, know the mistakes you must avoid when investing. Note: Registered Retirement Savings Plans (RRSPs) are still one of the best ways you can save for long-term goals such as retirement. So take full advantage of them, and avoid making the […]

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