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How does CPP credit splitting work if I’m divorced?

A Certified Financial Planner helps a reader understand how...

How does CPP credit splitting work if I’m divorced?
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Mortgages

I keep hearing interest rates may rise. What would that mean for my mortgage?

A Certified Financial Planner helps a reader get clear...

I keep hearing interest rates may rise. What would that mean for my mortgage?
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What should I do with physical share certificates?

A Qualified Associate Financial Planner helps a reader figure...

What should I do with physical share certificates?
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Renting vs. home ownership: Can you be financially secure without buying?

A Certified Financial Planner compares the cost and long-term...

Renting vs. home ownership: Can you be financially secure without buying?
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Investing inside a corporation: what you need to know

A Certified Financial Planner helps a retired couple understand...

Investing inside a corporation: what you need to know
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Questions about real estate, family, finances and more

Three situations: Renovating a cottage to build an inheritance,...

Questions about real estate, family, finances and more
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A guide to getting value from your advisor, and shifting to lower-cost investments

One option is moving mutual funds into lower-cost “D-series”...

A guide to getting value from your advisor, and shifting to lower-cost investments
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What are the tax consequences of real estate joint ownership when one owner dies?

It can get complicated, especially if the surviving owner...

What are the tax consequences of real estate joint ownership when one owner dies?
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How is a RRIF taxed in the hands of a beneficiary?

The consequences of taxes and beneficiary designations on registered...

How is a RRIF taxed in the hands of a beneficiary?