November 17 roundup - MoneySense

November 17 roundup

When your financial adviser switches firms, fees and taxes on an estate plan, winter vehicle maintenance and taboo personal finance topics


• When your financial adviser switches firms you’re left with a big decision on your hands. Here are some questions to ask to help you decide your next move.

• Prevent a family feud by having an estate plan in place. Personal finance blogger Jim Yih explains the probate fees and taxes involved.

It’s that time of year again. Celebrate the holiday festivities safely by making sure your vehicle is ready for the arrival of snow and slippy roads.

• This month it’s all about educating others on personal finance. But here are 12 taboo topics that aren’t talked about.