The You First Blog

Unlike the US, Canada’s resale real estate market should see only modest price corrections throughout 2009, predicts Royal LePage. The real estate company’s 2009 Market Survey forecasts that average house prices will dip by 3% from last year while transactions are projected to fall -3.5 % unit sales in 2009. According to the survey, most… Read More

TFSA pitfalls and misuse

January 22, 2009
Financial Planning
Odette Morin

There is a lot written in the newspaper about TFSA.  It is true that they are a great investment vehicle, one everyone should have, but in a financial planning perspective, they need to be used appropriately.  Let me qualify my statement with a few points: .  TFSA versus savings account: If you currently have a… Read More