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You Can't Take It with You

Published by Debbie Burns on Jun 03, 2019

You Can't Take It with You You’ve probably heard the one about the elderly rich man who married a much younger woman. To be sure that she wasn’t just after his wealth, he stipulated in the pre-nuptial... Continue reading

Into Africa

Published by Debbie Burns on May 06, 2019

Into Africa We have been travelling virtually through Libya the past two weeks, passing through beautiful desert scenery, ancient Roman ruins at Leptis Magna, as well as modern Libyan ruins as in the ... Continue reading

On the Road Again

Published by Debbie Burns on Mar 13, 2019

On the Road Again After completing our epic virtual Cross-Canada Trek in late December 2017, we are once more on the road. This year we are following the route of Charley Boorman and Ewan McGregor on ... Continue reading

Slow down ... it's Christmas!

Published by Tonya Adams on Dec 07, 2018

From school concerts to office parties, from church celebrations to family get togethers it seems that we are put into high gear from December 1st until the first week of January.  Trying to squeeze time... Continue reading

2017 Tax Return: Deductions, Credits & Expenses

Published by Debbie Burns on Mar 27, 2018

The deadline for filing your 2017 tax return is fast approaching -- April 30, 2018 for most Canadians. Canada Revenue Agency has provided this useful chart to help you reduce the amount of tax you must... Continue reading

6 Financial Resolutions for 2018

Published by Gregory Bonnell on Feb 02, 2018

  The new year is a time to reflect and improve on ourselves. Many Canadians choose to make new year resolutions and financial goals are usually at the top of the list.  These tips will help you set (and... Continue reading

4 Questions to Ask Your Financial Advisor

Published by Gregory Bonnell on Dec 19, 2017

  Did you know a financial advisor can help you live your best possible life within your personal budget? According to The Investment Funds Institute of Canada, you are more likely to become wealthy if... Continue reading

Which type of life insurance do you need?

Published by Gregory Bonnell on Aug 04, 2017

Choosing the right type of life insurance isn’t always easy and it’s not always something people want to talk about. However, having an estate planning conversation with your family about what happens... Continue reading

The Great Trek -- Week 15: An Ontario Retrospective

Published by Debbie Burns on Jun 15, 2017

We left Ontario on Sunday night, after spending the last 45 days crossing the province. From strong, swollen rivers to little streams; vast lakes to tiny ponds; rocky, forested wilderness to lush, fertile... Continue reading

The Great Trek - Week 14: Homage to Terry Fox

Published by Debbie Burns on Jun 07, 2017

Mention Thunder Bay and many Canadians immediately think of Terry Fox, and the last day of his heroic Marathon of Hope. A statue beside the highway memorializes his … triumph. Yes, triumph is the right... Continue reading