About Us

Founded in 1992, You First Financial is a financial planning firm located in downtown Vancouver. We offer financial planning, investment, retirement, taxation, insurance advice and solutions.

At You First Financial, we focus on understanding our client’s needs and objectives and delivering tailored advice and service. We work with people from many walks of life, and we help them feel confident about their finances.

Our services are available in English and French.

Latest News

FHSA – How to start accruing contribution space

In our September 2023 newsletter, one of our articles talked about the new FHSA account, which was created to help people save for their first home. By now, most of the major details are well-known: You can contribute $8,000 a year to the FHSA You can contribute...

Bank of Canada Reduces Overnight Rate by 25bps to 4.75%

On Wednesday June 5th, Bank of Canada Governor Tiff Macklem announced a policy rate reduction of 25 basis points to 4.75%, down from 5.00%. In the announcement, Macklem cited easing inflation (April 2024 CPI at 2.7% y/y), core inflation measures slowing, and...

2024 Market Update

Stock markets have provided healthy returns in the first five months of 2024, reaching new all-time highs led by U.S. and Japanese stocks. U.S. firms have delivered strong earnings, reflecting a resilient economy. Although positive for investors, the pace of these...