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Don’t fight (or fear) the Fed

Don’t fight (or fear) the Fed

Apr 19, 2024 | Atul Bhatia, CFA

The U.S. central bank is an incredibly powerful institution that can exert influence on essentially any U.S. dollar-denominated asset. However, we believe the Fed is also widely misunderstood.

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Federal budget 2024: Key measures that may have a direct impact on you

Federal budget 2024: Key measures that may have a direct impact on you

Apr 17, 2024 | RBC Family Office Services

We analyze the proposed federal budget measures, and the effect they may have on Canadians and their families.

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Rally realities

Rally realities

Apr 15, 2024 | Kelly Bogdanova – San Francisco

It’s been a nearly unprecedented winning streak for U.S. stocks. But in this heady atmosphere there are vulnerabilities to keep top of mind. We dig into these, and how to position portfolios to balance the risks and opportunities.

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Immigration Nation: New Canadians are vital to an aging society

June 29, 2022 |Nathan Janzen, Claire Fan and Carrie Freestone

A wave of new Canadians is coming—and just in time.

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Health care planning is part of investment planning in pandemic era, RBC wealth head says

May 30, 2022 |Clare O'hara, Wealth Management Reporter, The Globe & Mail

Financial advisers are now incorporating health care planning into the conversations they are having with clients as part of their long-term financial goals.

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Making a Will: Six things to help you leave a lasting legacy

May 12, 2022 |RBC Wealth Management

Preparing a Will may be the most important legacy you leave. Here are some tips to get you started.

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The cost of caregiving

February 11, 2022 |Leanne Kaufman, President and CEO, RBC Royal Trust
Five years ago, my parents’ world changed when an unexpected illness left my mother needing permanent personal caregiving support at home. We scrambled, in a moment of crisis, to find trustworthy and reliable help. Planning for this kind of support, logistically...
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Three Will and estate planning facts that will surprise you

October 08, 2021 |David Chilton

The Wealthy Barber with Bryan and Sarah Baeumler discuss surprising estate laws in Canada

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The Wealthy Barber’s advice to Bryan and Sarah Baeumler on being named an executor of a Will

October 08, 2021 |David Chilton

Hiring a professional instead of DIY isn’t just for home renos

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How family, real estate and business can complicate finding the right executor

October 08, 2021 |David Chilton

Bryan and Sarah Baeumler consider the Wealthy Barber’s advice; get help!

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How income splitting can create tax savings

July 12, 2021 |Investment, tax and lifestyle perspectives from RBC Wealth Management Services

Find out what income splitting is, and how a prescribed rate loan strategy may be beneficial for some families as part of tax planning.

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Talking to your parents about their estate plan

June 03, 2020 |Leanne Kaufman

Start the conversation about estate planning to give you and your parents peace of mind, knowing there are documents in place to ensure their wishes are met.

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Charitable giving and foundations

April 20, 2020 |RBC Wealth Management Services

“Things to consider when setting up a charitable foundation.”

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