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Dividend Increases - January 2024

February 07, 2024 |Jim Seyers
Below is a list of companies in Canada and the United States that have increased their dividends in the month of January. The companies we list are not the complete list of companies that have increased their dividends in Canada and the United States...
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2024 Handy Financial Planning Facts

January 30, 2024 |Jim Seyers
Happy New Year! We hope you are having a wonderful start to the year. We would like to start the year off by highlighting some key resources and facts that may be useful to you. 2024 Handy Financial Planning Facts We have updated the handy financial planning...
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Dividend Increases - December 2023

January 09, 2024 |Jim Seyers
We would like to give 2023 a final send-off by sharing a list of companies in Canada and the United States that have increased their dividends in the month of December. As we enter a new year, we look forward to another prosperous year of dividend increases...
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Happy Holidays!

December 22, 2023 |Jim Seyers
We want to wish you and your loved ones a safe and wonderful holiday season! We hope you are able to spend time with friends and family and have some quality down time. As you take time to reflect on this past year, we would like to share this quote:...
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Dividend Increases - November 2023

December 15, 2023 |Jim Seyers
Below is a list of companies in Canada and the United States that have increased their dividends in the month of November. The companies we list are not the complete list of companies that have increased their dividends in Canada and the United States...
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New TFSA Contribution Limit Announced for 2024

December 04, 2023 |Jim Seyers
The TFSA annual contribution limit has been announced for 2024! The annual limit is $7,000 which is an increase of $500 from the $6,500 limit for 2023. Starting January 1st, the cumulative contribution amount since 2009 will total $95,000. Below is a...
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The power of a Tax-Free Savings Account

December 04, 2023 |Jim Seyers
It is hard to believe that 2024 is here! With the start of a new year comes new room to contribute to your Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA). A TFSA is an extremely powerful account as it allows your savings to be invested, grow, and be withdrawn – all...
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2023 Fall Economic Statement: A summary of the key measures that may have a direct impact on you

2023 Fall Economic Statement: A summary of the key measures that may have a direct impact on you

November 22, 2023 |RBC Family Office Services

We analyze the 2023 Fall Economic Statement and outline the tax and support measures that may impact Canadians and their families.

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Dividend Increases - October 2023

November 15, 2023 |Jim Seyers
Below is a list of companies in Canada and the United States that have increased their dividends in the month of October. The companies we list are not the complete list of companies that have increased their dividends in Canada and the United States...
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The Royal Bank of Canada Monthly Letter - Knowing How to Think

November 03, 2023 |Jim Seyers
Vol. 73 No. 3, May/June 1992 I previously shared a letter published by the Royal Bank of Canada called “Creative Retirement.” If you have not read the blog post and letter yet, I highly encourage you to. The Royal Bank of Canada published a series of...
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