Canadian Provincial Economic Outlook

June 09, 2022 |Nick Gill
Western Canada’s economies are shining brightest. For further details, please read the current report included here
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2022 Federal Budget

April 08, 2022 |Nick Gill
A great deal of emphasis in the budget is on new spending aimed at housing affordability, a national dental plan and defense spending. Long-rumoured changes including an increase to the inclusion rate on capital gains and changes to the principal residence...
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A Fresh Look at the U.S. Recession Scorecard

April 07, 2022 |Nick Gill
Given what's happening in today's world, we thought you may be interested in having a glance at our recession scorecard. Please click here to read the full article.
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Global Insight Special Edition - Risks Become Realities: Consequences of Russia's strikes on Ukraine

March 01, 2022 |Julie Friberg
RBC Wealth Management’s Global Portfolio Advisory Committee provides its current analysis of how the war in Ukraine is impacting financial markets. Risks become realities: Consequences of Russia’s strikes on Ukraine The “looming” geopolitical threat has...
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What's up with Inflation

November 22, 2021 |Nick Gill
“High” inflation means different things to different generations. To the earliest baby boomers, the term conjures memories of the double-digit increases of the mid-70s to early-80s and sky-high mortgage rates. For subsequent generations of inflation watchers...
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Financial Planning: Nine Key Areas of Focus

August 20, 2021 |NICHOLAS GILL
There are many important aspects to consider in organizing your financial picture. Please click here to read more about key areas to focus on when it comes to financial planning.
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2021 Federal Budget

May 27, 2021 |Julie Friberg
Chrystia Freeland made history with the recently released 2021 Federal Budget - the first from a female finance minister, the first delivered in a near-empty House of Commons and the first to officially put Canada’s debt into the trillionsphere. To read...
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Vaccine progress brightens outlook for provincial economies

March 11, 2021 |Nick Gill
While pandemic uncertainty will take a while longer to clear, the economic picture has brightened materially since our last Provincial Outlook report. The recovery across Canada has been stronger than we expected despite the ferociousness of the second...
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Canadians to Borrow & Spend More in 2021

February 25, 2021 |Nick Gill
Canadians to borrow and spend more in 2021 But debt-wise, they may be less vulnerable than they were pre-COVID Mortgage debt has surged, but lower rates and higher incomes have made debt servicing more manageable Canadians’ mix of debt is slightly less...
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Deducting home office expenses for 2020

January 22, 2021 |Nick Gill
Millions of Canadians unexpectedly had to start working from home due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In response, the government announced plans in their Fall Economic Statement to simplify the process for deducting home office expenses. On December 15, 2020...
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