10 strategies to build and protect your family's wealth

When you are responsible for $1 million or more in assets, there are some unique financial planning issues and strategies that you should consider. In our Family Wealth Management guide, we highlight 10 strategies to help you protect your assets, reduce taxes, plan for retirement and maximize your legacy.

The Family Wealth Management guide covers topics such as:

  • Managing your higher tax burden
  • Reducing additional risks such as lawsuits
  • Avoiding the common pitfalls of owning vacation property
  • Minimizing taxes when passing on family assets
  • Teaching financial responsibility to younger family members

Tax-minimization strategies


Watch the following video to learn key strategies to help manage your tax burden.




Maximizing your legacy to your family


Watch the following video to learn key strategies to maximize your estate for your family, while minimizing the impact of taxes.




Get ready for retirement

If you are approaching retirement – or have recently retired – there are numerous financial details you need to address. To help you cover all the details, and ensure you’re ready for a successful retirement, we have created the RBC Dominion Securities Retirement Checklist.
It will help you cover off important topics such as:
  • Employee pensions and benefits
  • Government benefits
  • RRSPs, RRIFs and Locked-In Accounts
  • Non-registered assets
  • Estate planning

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Investment, tax and lifestyle perspectives

Written by the experts at RBC Wealth Management, Perspectives magazine highlights topical issues relevant to high-net-worth investors and addresses their wealth management concerns – from insights on tax strategies to family and lifestyle interests.

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