The year of the S

August 30, 2020 |Kent McClanahan & Jodi Anderson

As the world faces unprecedented challenges and grapples with persistent problems, we believe 2020 is the year that the third ESG element—Social impacts—comes to the fore.

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Weekly Comment - August 26, 2020

August 26, 2020 |Nick Foglietta

Be aware of what you choose to click on and put before your eyes. Remember, none of it is “free.”

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The Canadian dream postponed: Near-term recovery in immigration levels is unlikely

August 20, 2020 |Andrew Agopsowicz

Given widespread border closures, lockdowns and the economic upheaval caused by COVID-19, it comes as no surprise that the pandemic has slowed immigration to Canada.

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Weekly Comment - August 19, 2020

August 20, 2020 |Nick Foglietta

Dig a little deeper though, and I think it is fair to say that people are feeling like holding cash, or GICs that pay less than 1%, is starting to get “uncomfortable.”

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The Wealthy Barber’s tips for choosing the right executor

August 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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“Just Do It": Eight tips for making it as a young entrepreneur

August 18, 2020 |John Stackhouse

On the first International Youth Day in 2000, the youth unemployment rate in Canada was about 12%.

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The Wealthy Barber on how a cottage can complicate estate planning

August 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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Weekly Comment - August 12, 2020

August 12, 2020 |Nick Foglietta

When will you know when it is time to not take more risk?

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Named as an executor? The Wealthy Barber thinks it's important to know what you're getting into

August 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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Weekly Comment - August 05, 2020

August 05, 2020 |Nick Foglietta

With the largest percentage of the world’s economy in history in recession, the inflation fear is muted.

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