Goldilocks

Aug 22, 2020 |Mark Ryan
Good afternoon, BC’s rich relationship with gold is back in centre-frame, its value climbing from $1479 on March 19th, to a peak (so far) of $2076 a few days ago. That 40% climb is about on par with the S&P 500’s rebound in the same period. And although...
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The Wealthy Barber’s tips for choosing the right executor

Aug 19, 2020 |RBC Wealth Management

“I don’t want to be an executor. Too much work. Too much stress. Too much potential liability.”

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Go Bo Go !

Aug 17, 2020 |Mark Ryan
Who are these guys? There’s magic when a gritty Canadian leads your team into the post-season, because he’s already been there a thousand times – in his head. Canuck captain Bo Horvat is a living highlight reel this week, and for the first time in 40-years...
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The Wealthy Barber on how a cottage can complicate estate planning

Aug 13, 2020 |RBC Wealth Management

“The last thing you want is for your cottage, a place of great memories, a true family treasure, to end up being a wedge that drives your family apart.”

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Friendly Giants?

Aug 11, 2020 |Mark Ryan
Good afternoon. The Canucks could clinch their play-in tonight in the strange summer round of the NHL playoffs. I’m a homer, but they’re an impressive young squad. So far so good. In our weekly Global analysis: Look Up. Look Wayyyy Up: The five largest...
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Named as an executor? The Wealthy Barber thinks it's important to know what you're getting into

Aug 07, 2020 |RBC Wealth Management

“If you’re named executor, please get professionals involved. I don’t mean psychiatrists, though that may be a good move, too.”

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