BoC surveys show expectations for gradual recovery

BoC surveys show expectations for gradual recovery

Jul 06, 2020 |Nathan Janzen
Business expectations for future sales, investment activity historically (but not unprecedentedly) low. Businesses report ability to ramp up production quickly, but concerns about demand will persist Household income/spending expectations lower, but both...
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Podcast: Family tax planning with a prescribed rate loan strategy

Jun 30, 2020 |Prashant Patel & Michael Tarantino

“Depending on circumstances, it may be timely to consider a prescribed rate loan strategy to help effectively lower your family’s overall tax bill.”

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COVID-19 highlights the need for bold change in Canada’s eldercare system

Jun 23, 2020 |Naomi Powell

Canadians in long-term care have paid the heftiest price in this pandemic, with 82% of deaths coming from within their ranks.

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How to empower older Canadians with personal and financial planning

COVID-19: How to empower older Canadians with personal and financial planning

Jun 15, 2020 |John Stackhouse

Current impacts from COVID-19 are prompting Canadians to consider how and where they’ll grow old and who will take care of them. Learn why having a plan in place is important.

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Podcast: Planning for an estate freeze or re-freeze

Jun 15, 2020 |Tony Maiorino and Abby Kassar

If you’re the owner of an incorporated business, an estate freeze is a planning tool that may improve tax efficiency and help to simplify your estate planning.

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Five ways to help small business

Five ways to help small business

Jun 10, 2020 |RBC Thought Leadership

“Too big to fail" was the guiding principle for policymakers as they shored up systemically important banks, insurers and supply chains during the 2008-2009 global financial crisis.

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Talking tax savings: Have you considered a prescribed rate loan strategy?

Talking tax savings: Have you considered a prescribed rate loan strategy?

Jun 03, 2020 |Wealth Management Services

Exploring the topic of prescribed rate loan planning and why it may be a timely approach for some families.

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The future of post-secondary education: on campus, online and on demand

The future of post-secondary education: on campus, online and on demand

Jun 01, 2020 |Andrew Schrumm

COVID-19 triggered a mass experiment in online education that will have a lasting impact on how and where Canadians learn.

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COVID-19 derails Canadian immigration

May 29, 2020 |Andrew Agopsowicz

The pandemic has dealt a temporary blow to Canada's newcomer-fueled growth strategy

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The post-COVID economy will be ‘a huge moment’ for Canadian tech talent

The post-COVID economy will be ‘a huge moment’ for Canadian tech talent

May 26, 2020 |John Stackhouse

Canada's single greatest story from the past decade might be our ability to attract highly skilled people from every corner of the world.

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