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New “family tax cut” announced

October 30, 2014
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Odette Morin

The Harper government has announced new family tax cut measures to fulfill his promise for income splitting and other tax relief for families during the last federal election. Here is a brief outline of the changes: The Universal child care benefit will be raised from $100 per month per child to $160 per month per… Read More

“Freedom Has Never Been Free” -Medgar Evers   Best Week For TSX Since Late August The Toronto stock market registered a solid gain Friday at the end of a positive week as share prices continue to recover from a sharp sell-off earlier this month. The S&P/TSX composite index ran up 56.99 points to 14,543.82 and… Read More

I felt sick to my stomach when I read this story.  How can someone possibly spend this kind of money so fast?  $10million dollars is a lot of money. “The Lotto Super 7 payout didn’t come with a financial adviser and before she knew it — big house, fancy cars, designer clothes, lavish parties, exotic… Read More

Markets rebound last week

October 27, 2014
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Odette Morin

Signs that major pillars of the global economy may be in better shape than thought along with strong earnings reports, sent North American stock markets sharply higher last week. But analysts have warned there is no assurance that markets have reached bottom in the course of this correction and volatility will be a factor for… Read More

Our apologies for the email error

October 22, 2014
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Odette Morin

Earlier today an email was sent from my office about our phone extension changes.  The email was sent with your names in the “To” column instead of “Bcc”. We are terribly embarrassed and want to apologize for this human error. We are sorry if this compromised your privacy in any way, and promise not to let this happen… Read More