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Halifax advisor Wendy Brookhouse believes the key to financial success for her clients lies in addressing the comprehensive range of issues they face - and that involves looking past the dollars and cents

  • December 22, 2017 December 22, 2017
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Production in the two-decade old Sable natural gas field is winding down, with at least two significant closures. The government, however, says the sector has a future

  • December 1, 2017 December 1, 2017
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A desire to help children and grandchildren - combined with the availability of credit - is encouraging many elderly clients to carry debt into retirement

  • November 14, 2017 November 14, 2017
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Spousal RRSPs can be a simple and effective tax-saving strategy for married and common-law couples. But these accounts are not for everyone - and have potential drawbacks

  • November 14, 2017 November 14, 2017
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Here’s one thing all financial advisors know: exercise is good for both the mind and the body. Unfortunately, many advisors don’t act on that knowledge. One reason why you might be reluctant to get up from your desk, says Michelle MacLean, a wellness coach and nutrition consultant in Halifax, is time. Busy professionals don’t feel […]

  • October 27, 2017 October 27, 2017
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New Nova Scotia law aims to balance right to independence and protection

  • October 13, 2017 March 28, 2018
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Taxpayers who come clean about taxes they have evaded can have penalties reduced under the voluntary disclosure program. The government wants to make the program less generous

  • October 13, 2017 October 13, 2017
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Canada’s smallest province had the biggest year-over-year population growth last year in the country – thanks to an influx of immigrants. Now, for the first time in its history (and as promised by Premier Wade MacLauchlan’s Liberal government), Prince Edward Island’s population hit the 150,000 mark. The latest figures from Statistics Canada show that P.E.I’.s […]

  • October 13, 2017 October 13, 2017
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In a first for B.C., a court has invalidated the marriage of a woman with dementia and the will that benefited her husband

  • September 21, 2017 December 18, 2017
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The government lauds its recent boosts to the minimum wage. But do they hurt businesses without helping workers?

  • September 21, 2017 December 18, 2017
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