Recently we in the investment world have been coping with the uncertainty related to the combative trade negotiations between the USA and China. When faced with the Trump regime‚Äôs caustic approach to trade negotiations, other nations (e.g. Canada and Mexico) …

Rainmaker or Storm-maker? Is this roller coaster coming from Trump? Read more »

What’s your game plan for winding down your Capital Gains tax liability? Yesterday Canada’s Finance Minister presented the government’s latest budget. there had been many fears about the potential increase of capital gains taxation. To do so would not only …

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In the just-released federal budget, the TFSA limit was increased from $5,500 to $10,000/person/year. The new $10,000 amount is not indexed so don’t expect it to rise annually. Does this impact your financial plans? Consider this: Historically spouses often held …

TFSA limit boosted – does it change your estate planning game plan? Read more »