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Timing the Market

Timing the Market

Investing at all-time highs. Sometimes markets seem to race from one high point to the next. At times like these, investors may face what some refer to as ‘psychological barriers to entry.’ They may question whether it’s the best time to put new money into the market. After all, investing at all-time highs means payingRead more about Timing the Market[…]

Is a tax hike on capital gains on the federal budget horizon?

Is a tax hike on capital gains on the federal budget horizon?

The threat of a higher capital gains tax rate is resurfacing as Ottawa looks for ways to pay down a soaring deficit amid billions in spending on pandemic-relief measures. There has been speculation ahead of each federal budget in recent years that the government will be tempted to increase the so-called capital gains inclusion rate,Read more about Is a tax hike on capital gains on the federal budget horizon?[…]

Is there Value in delaying CPP/QPP Benefits?

Is there Value in delaying CPP/QPP Benefits?

When to claim benefits from the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) – or its Quebec counterpart, the Quebec Pension Plan (QPP) – is an important financial decision for retiring Canadians. With an ageing population and widespread concern that Canadians are inadequately prepared for retirement, it is critical that retiring workers understand how to get the mostRead more about Is there Value in delaying CPP/QPP Benefits?[…]