Articles of Interest

 

You’ve been asked to be an executor … now what?

What to consider when someone invites you to take on this important responsibility.

Seven surprising things you can rent

Save money (and space) by renting tools, bikes, toys and more.

Back to basics

Focus on the fundamentals for an investment strategy that’s right for you.

Life with pets

Be aware of the costs but thoroughly enjoy the benefits.

Life after school

How young professionals can set themselves up for financial success.

Women and the financial frontier

Addressing the financial challenges facing women, with tips men can use too.

Six tips for keeping strong family ties with your grandkids

As a grandparent your love can be big and overwhelming, so much so that you may not realize if you’re stepping out of bounds or causing pressure on family relationships.

Eight actions to take when you’re laid off

Getting laid off can affect your confidence and how you look at future career opportunities. Even if you take some comfort from knowing that most people are laid off at some point,

Ride for a Better Life

Cycling to work can improve your health while facilitating your commute to work. And bike-share programs, such as BIXI-MontrealThis link opens in a new tab, presented by Manulife,

Ways to Save

Knowing financial lingo can help you make good financial decisions. Read on to see TFSAs decoded and find out how they can help you save.

VIDEO: Estate Planning

A well-structured estate plan can turn a legacy from a nice thought into a powerful reality. Get Prepared. http://manulife.ca/prepare

Maximize your child’s post-secondary education savings

Saving for your child’s education is probably one of your priorities along with saving for other short and long term goals.

Head Into Retirement Confidently

Manulife goals-based investing - A program that focuses on the retirement stage of life.

Please contact me for further information on this exciting new program. Let's plan for the "What If's" in life.

The Health and Wealth Connection

In 2014, Manulife conducted a study to look at how Canadians feel about their personal financial situation and how that affected their physical and mental wellbeing. They've since updated those findings to gain a deeper understanding of the challenges financially unprepared employees face on a daily basis and shed more light on the role poor finances play on their overall mental and physical well-being. Click here to read more, and be sure to take the Financial Readiness Quiz at the end of the article. If you have any questions after reading this article or taking the quiz, give me a call.

Cottage Checklist

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Sharing a Family Cottage

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The Importace of a Will

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Acting as an Executor or Executrix

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