How to go about securing the best policy for your insurance in Canada.
TFSA contribution room calculator Find out your current tax-free savings account (TFSA) contribution limit by using this calculator. Note that in the second box below, you should not “double count” contributions that you have withdrawn and then legitimately re-contributed in the following.... More »
For years in his academic papers and some of his 17 published books, famed Canadian finance professor Moshe Milevsky described the history and theory behind a seemingly obscure retirement/longevity insurance structure known as the “tontine.” Milevsky, who works at the Schulich School of Busi.... More »
If you’re working to improve your financial situation, a few strategies may come to mind: paying down debt, building an emergency fund, investing inside a tax-free savings account (TFSA) or a registered retirement savings plan (RRSP), or putting your money in other savings vehicles. These are all .... More »
The benefits of owning a vacation property are obvious. A cottage, cabin, condo or trailer a short drive from your home can provide a quick weekend recharge. A property down south can serve as a regular vacation destination or a winter home for a snowbird. Sometimes, emotions are the motivat.... More »
A will is intended to outline your final wishes. But, sometimes an estate can be contested, and the courts can overturn the terms of a will and distribute the assets differently. A good example is that of Pascuzzi v. Pascuzzi, a case recently heard by the Supreme Court of British Columbia. .... More »
Medical insurance is typically the first thing that comes to mind when someone mentions travel insurance. But you could get a lot more out of your credit card.