Recent Blog Posts

Below is a collection of recent blog posts covering topics from personal finance to latest economic and market developments.  Choose a category on the right hand side if there's a particular subject that interests you.  If there is anything you'd like us to answer (and possibly feature on our blog) submit a question on our You Ask, We Answer form found at the bottom.

28 January, 2022

Weekly Update - Volatility Amid Rising Rate Expectations

Markets have shown renewed volatility this week as investors come to grips with central bank policy that has telegraphed an increase to interest rates in the coming months....

26 January, 2022 Financial Planning

Money Facts 2022

Important Facts You'll Want to Know...

21 January, 2022

Weekly Update - Volatility pushing stocks down as rate increases loom

North American stocks were caught in a downdraft last week as investors weighed ongoing inflation headlines, weakening consumer sentiment and the pending cycle of higher interest rates, which is hitting technology stocks particularly hard....

19 January, 2022

Our Perspective: Economic Growth in “New Pandemic Normal”

As our economy slowly emerges from the pandemic crisis, Rana Chauhan, Counsel’s Chief Investment Strategist, encourages investors to remember that in this “new pandemic normal”, perspective is key....

12 January, 2022 Financial Planning

Money Dates 2022

Keep on top of important financial dates and deadlines for tax returns, OAS, CPP benefit payments, and more with our guide....

05 January, 2022

Final Look at 2021 and Our Outlook for 2022

For me, 2022 brings great hope and anticipation for the possibilities and obstacles that a new year will bring....

22 December, 2021

On Bonds and Inflation

Developed market government bonds have rallied across the board since the news about the Omicron variant emerged....

21 December, 2021

10 Ways to Grow Your RRSP

It’s no secret that Canadians are increasingly relying on their own resources to fund their retirement. Here are ten strategies to help your RRSP grow and increase your retirement capital....

01 November, 2021

Our Perspective: Steady Recovery Despite Recent Market Reset

In his Q3 update, Rana Chauhan, Counsel’s Chief Investment Strategist, reminds investors that staying focused on their investment goals means embracing the realities of investing. ....

05 July, 2021

Appointing an Executor: Who Will You Choose?

When appointing an executor for your estate, the person who first comes to mind won’t necessarily become your final choice....

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