CPA Canada Financial Literacy Free Workshops

The CPA Canada Financial Literacy Program offers free workshops (delivered by approved CPA volunteers) for adults, entrepreneurs, children and new Canadians - with a mission “to deliver unbiased objective financial literacy education & information to improve the overall state of financial literacy in Canada”.

A Different Perspective on Teaching your Children to be Empowered about Money

Parents who believe that it’s important to teach children “about money” know that this is an important part of helping them be successful in life. Many however find it difficult because they think their children are too young and/or not interested, and they themselves are too busy with life in general. In reality, you are continually teaching them because they learn more from what you do than what you say.

Estate Planning for Blended Families

In today’s family it is not unusual for spouses to enter the marriage with children from previous relationships. Parents work hard at getting these children to functionally blend together to create a happy family environment. Often overlooked is what happens on the death of one of the parents. In most cases special consideration for estate planning is needed to avoid relationship loss and possibly legal action. Your Life Could Change in a Minute!

A Lifetime Gift for Your Grandchildren

If you are a grandparent wishing to provide an asset for your grandchildren without compromising your own financial security you may want to consider an estate planning application known as cascading life insurance.

5 must-read rules for the last minute shopper for meaningful gifts & avoid overspending

Busy times and old traditions around the holidays can lead to overspending and more importantly - wasted opportunities to give gifts that truly mean something to people we care about. Read these 5 tips to help you give meaningful gifts that don't require spending a lot of money.

How insurance for your children helps them now & in the future

Aside from the fact that it's cheap, here are the best reasons why you need to get life and critical illness insurance for your children... and how it can help them tremendously as they grow up.