FINANCE & MONEY
Saturday, 04 January 2014 00:00 Written by Karl Marshall
The RRSP deadline is just around the corner and many Canadians are thinking about putting money into their RRSPs and this is a good thing, because like it or not, all of us will, at some point in the future, retire (as in stop working) and will need income that will hopefully last until we depart this earth.
Friday, 22 November 2013 00:00 Written by Karl Marshall
Friday, 12 July 2013 20:00 Written by Karl Marshall
Tuesday, 22 October 2013 20:00 Written by Karl Marshall
There are numerous reasons why homeowners choose to refinance their mortgages – everything from debt consolidation to freeing up money for their child’s education to using their home equity to buy another property. But the most popular reason for refinancing at this time of year is for holiday gift buying and entertainment.
Tuesday, 27 August 2013 20:00 Written by Karl Marshall
Segregated funds are similar to mutual funds, but are sold only by life insurance companies. The funds are called Segregated Funds because they are kept separate from the rest of the insurance companies assets. In other words, these funds are kept separate from insurance premiums collected so that policyholders and contract holders are protected.