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I must admit, it is pretty deflating to look at our investment statements these days. It would be tempting to react, trying to mitigate the effect of the uncertainty Greece is creating. Please take the time to read this commentary before getting caught up in the emotion of it all. What is happening now? Just… Read More

In a week where Facebook’s IPO grabbed all the headlines, markets continued their down slide as the future of the Eurozone continues to weigh on investor’s minds.   On Wednesday, Greek president Karolos Papoulias announced that the country will hold new elections after politicians failed to form a coalition government to run the country. The… Read More

Most of us without a pension plan will need at least a million to retire. Get planning now and find out exactly what you need to do to get there. Consistent small steps mixed with a vision will get you there! Here is more on that subject from the Globe & Mail

Tired of renting?

May 16, 2012
Financial Planning
Odette Morin

Want to buy a home with only 5% down? Make sure you love it. We have experienced amazing real estate growth in the past few years. Many think that this trend will be forever continuing. Not so. Real Estate prices are …tightly correlated to interest rates. Watch the real estate prices when interest rate return… Read More