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Understanding the 1994 capital gains tax election

John was not aware of the $100,000 capital gains...

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Retirement

Planning for retirement with little or no savings to draw on

Financial planning advice is often catered to wealthier Canadians....

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Triggering losses by transferring investments to a TFSA

Stavros is worried that contributing an investment in kind...

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TFSAs

TFSA vs RRSP: How to decide between the two

Here are five factors to consider when making your...

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What to consider when naming investment account beneficiaries

Whom you name as your account beneficiary—and whether you...

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RESP advice for Canadian citizens living in the U.S.

Sohail has become a non-resident of Canada, but still...

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Investing

Borrowing money to invest

Should you open a margin account with your broker,...

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Does a spouse’s real estate ownership cancel out first-time homebuyer qualifications?

Meredith’s husband purchased a condo before they got married....

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What’s involved in moving investments from a high-fee advisor to a DIY setup?

Brett is concerned about the fees on his mutual...

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