After rising for four straight months, Canadian, U.S. and international equity markets took a pause with a down month in May, as investor sentiment turned negative. Change in sentiment resulted from a lack of confidence in the U.S. and China trade deal materializing. That sentiment was proven valid later in the month as trade talks […]
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So, you’ve maxed out your registered retirement savings plan (RRSP) and tax-free savings account (TFSA). Maybe you’re a diligent saver. Or you’ve just sold a home or a business. Maybe you’ve inherited wealth. Whatever the reason, you’ve got additional money to invest. And if you were thinking about putting it into a high-interest savings account […]
Did you make an RRSP contribution this year? If so, you may have been like the majority of Canadians (60%) who waited until the last two weeks before the deadline to contribute*. The last-minute scramble is stressful and risky. Missing the deadline could cost you a potential tax refund — plus the growth that reinvested […]
As the calendar crosses the mid-year mark, are you on track to reach your retirement savings goals? The IRS has raised the limits for what you can put away in pre-tax retirement savings account this year. That means you can sock away as much as $19,000 in your 401(k), 403(b), Thrift Savings Plan and most […]
Do you know what you’re getting your dad for #FathersDay? Not to worry, Ted Jenkin gives us the inside scoop on what dads really want!
We asked financial experts to tell us the piece of guidance that has made the biggest difference in their lives. There’s no shortage of financial advice out there. But what advice has resonated most with the people in the business of doling out financial advice or teaching finance? What advice did they receive that has […]