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Advisor at Risk

Ellen Bessner

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You acquired a book of business. What now?

Here are four steps to reduce the inherent risks when taking over another advisor’s business

  • March 15, 2018 March 21, 2018
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Legal help is critical in regulatory interview process

Lawyers may cost money, but they can help you be prepared to protect your licence, livelihood and reputation when speaking with regulators

  • February 16, 2018 February 16, 2018
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Beware of unforgiving and aggressive regulators

Pressures to build your business should not lead advisors to disregard compliance

  • January 17, 2018 January 25, 2018
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Entrepreneurial advisors need to find the right balance

There are various reasons why advisors take risks and get into trouble with regulators; here are some key measures you could take to protect yourself

  • December 17, 2017 December 17, 2017
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Investment Funds

Paul Bourque

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Enhanced disclosure is working

Recent research reveals there are more informed investors who ask questions and are more engaged in their investment decisions

  • March 14, 2018 March 22, 2018
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Making sense of the new passive income rules

Budget 2018 revealed the government’s new approach to passive income in a CCPC; let’s crunch some numbers

  • March 11, 2018 March 21, 2018
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RRSPs remain the best choice for most clients

Although clients may be upset at having to pay taxes on their RRSP and RRIF withdrawals, RRSPs are the optimal, long-term savings vehicle for most…

  • February 9, 2018 February 9, 2018
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Three tax resolutions for 2018

Here are three simple tax strategies you and your clients should keep in mind for minimizing taxes this year

  • January 15, 2018 January 25, 2018
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Tips for yearend charitable donations

There are three key tax considerations you and your clients should keep in mind when making decisions on charitable donations for the end of 2017

  • December 10, 2017 December 10, 2017
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Why human intelligence is more important than ever

Despite growing fear of the growing use of AI, evidence suggests it will serve as an aid to human interactions rather than replace these relationships

  • March 2, 2018 March 21, 2018
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Focus on Financial Planning

Keith Costello

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Cultural diversity is an opportunity

Financial planners and financial advisors who embrace a cultural diversity strategy will realize growth in their practices

  • February 23, 2018 March 21, 2018
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Investor behaviour biases are still paramount

Financial planners and financial advisors need to understand the behavioural finance categories that their clients fit into

  • January 8, 2018 January 25, 2018
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Changes in public policy pose great risk for retirement planning

Financial planners and advisors need to factor in volatile government policy, such as changes to tax policy, when helping clients plan for retirement

  • November 6, 2017 November 6, 2017
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Speak softly to your clients

Financial planners and financial advisors need to embrace soft skills to succeed in the future

  • September 10, 2017 December 15, 2017
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