2021 Handy Planning Checklist and Fact Sheet

Jan 21, 2021 |Jason Fields & Curtis Grainger
We're excited to share that the 2021 Handy Planning Checklist and Fact Sheet has been released. If you haven't taken a moment to check it out, we highly recommend that you click here and see all of the important information it contains, like CPP and OAS...
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Why is the U.S. stock market at ease during this time of chaos?

Jan 14, 2021 |Jason Fields & Curtis Grainger
With the unprecedented storming of the U.S. Capitol building following one of the most controversial presidential elections in history, and the related violence and bloodshed, you may be wondering why is the U.S. equity market acting as if nothing much...
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Trends for the Post-Vaccine Market

Jan 07, 2021 |Jason Fields & Curtis Grainger
This article from RBC Global Asset Management discusses recent vaccine developments, valuation concerns, and trends within technology and health care.
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Happy Holidays from all of us!

Dec 23, 2020 |Jason Fields & Curtis Grainger
The holidays are always a busy time of year for everyone, we wanted to take a moment to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Wonderful New Year! 2020 has been a year for the books, working from home as become the new normal, visiting with friends...
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A.S. Matheson Elementary Donation

Dec 17, 2020 |Jason Fields & Curtis Grainger
We always look forward to giving back to the community, especially during the holidays. While we were not able to do the same style family sponsoring as last year with our entire branch, we were able to run an incredible team donation drive. Our branch...
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Planning for a possible increase to the capital gains inclusion rate

Dec 04, 2020 |Jason Fields & Curtis Grainger
Increased government spending has been essential in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, this may mean that governments will need to find a way to boost revenues. They can indirectly raise revenues by boosting economic activity, income, and wealth...
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Supporting my Adult Kids is Impacting my Retirement Plan!

Nov 24, 2020 |Jason Fields & Curtis Grainger
A recent RBC Family Finances poll shows that more than 9 in 10 parents are financially supporting their adult children, and the COVID-19 pandemic has only intensified this trend. If this sounds familiar, you may be wondering how you can find balance between...
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Movember Week 3 Update

Nov 19, 2020 |Jason Fields & Curtis Grainger
Day 20 and my moustache is coming in nicely, I am definitely not winning any awards for it but it has been a good conversation starter with both friends and strangers. I am still blown away by the generosity of everyone, I have now raised almost $2,000...
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What Will a Biden Administration Mean for Canada?

Nov 10, 2020 |Jason Fields & Curtis Grainger
President-elect Joe Biden will likely have to work with a Republican-controlled Senate when his administration takes over early next year, although runoff elections in Georgia in January could still deliver a majority to the Democrats. The extent to which...
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Movember Participation

Nov 02, 2020 |Jason Fields & Curtis Grainger
This year Curtis is participating in Movember. Throughout the month of November Curtis will be growing out his moustache to raise money and awareness about Men’s Mental Health, Prostate Cancer & Testicular Cancer. Each year Curtis has made it a focus...
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