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Woman mortgage-free at 42 wonders what to do with the extra cash

Woman mortgage-free at 42 wonders what to do with the extra cash

https://financialpost.com/personal-finance/family-finance/woman-mortgage-free-at-42-what-to-do-with-extra-cash
Employers can support workers' mental health with digital toolkits, adequate coverage: expert | Benefits Canada.com

Employers can support workers' mental health with digital toolkits, adequate coverage: expert | Benefits Canada.com

This Mental Health Week and beyond, employers can support employee mental health using digital toolkits, mental-health coaching and by providing adequate coverage, says Marie-Chantal Côtè, senior vice-president of group benefits at Sun Life Financial Inc.
Why the smart money is buying single-family homes

Why the smart money is buying single-family homes

There’s little argument among experts that single-family houses should appreciate faster than multi-family homes.
What are the issues for savings when mental health becomes a burden in retirement? | Benefits Canada.com

What are the issues for savings when mental health becomes a burden in retirement? | Benefits Canada.com

47% — The percentage of Canadian employees who say they’re very worried about running out of money in retirement
Inflation, cost of living hurting education savings plans: survey - BNN Bloomberg

Inflation, cost of living hurting education savings plans: survey - BNN Bloomberg

A new survey of Canadian parents suggests they are finding it increasingly difficult to save for their child’s education as inflation and the high cost of living take a bite out of excess savings.
Retirement savings calculator

Retirement savings calculator

Sun Life can help you build and protect your savings with investment products, life insurance, health insurance, and financial advice.
FHSA: Tax-Free First Home Savings Account

FHSA: Tax-Free First Home Savings Account

Sun Life can help you build and protect your savings with investment products, life insurance, health insurance, and financial advice.
Sun Life Financial reports net income of $749 million for Q4 2023 | Advisor.ca

Sun Life Financial reports net income of $749 million for Q4 2023 | Advisor.ca

Sun Life Financial Inc. reported a net income of $749 million in the last quarter of 2023, down 36% from $1.165 billion during the same quarter a year earlier.
Bank of Canada's inflation 'buffet' muddies timing of cuts - BNN Bloomberg

Bank of Canada's inflation 'buffet' muddies timing of cuts - BNN Bloomberg

The Bank of Canada says it’s watching core inflation closely as it weighs when to cut rates, but a mixed bag of measures gives it options on timing and clouds the outlook for markets and economists.
How to keep more of your retirement income and pay less tax

How to keep more of your retirement income and pay less tax

Want to turn your savings into as much retirement income as you can? Try looking at your retirement income through a tax lens.
Do you need life insurance if you’re wealthy?

Do you need life insurance if you’re wealthy?

Do you have a high-net worth? Find out how you can use life insurance to help grow and protect your finances....
Health insurance in retirement: How to pay for your health costs

Health insurance in retirement: How to pay for your health costs

Don't let health care costs change your retirement plans. Here's how you can plan for health insurance in retirement. Visit sunlife.ca to learn more.
Canadians making tough spending decisions amid headwinds: survey - BNN Bloomberg

Canadians making tough spending decisions amid headwinds: survey - BNN Bloomberg

A third of Canadians anticipate being unable to pay their bills in the coming months, a recent survey has found, amid fears about the possible downturn ahead.
5 RRSP Mistakes To Avoid

5 RRSP Mistakes To Avoid

We asked a certified financial planner to reveal the most common RRSP mistakes he sees – and to suggest simple tips to help steer clear of them....
5 parenting tips for blended families | Sun Life Canada

5 parenting tips for blended families | Sun Life Canada

Many Canadians are struggling as the cost-of-living continues to increase. If you’re worried about your finances, I’m here to help. Check out this article that outlines how to save money even in times of uncertainty.
Budget calculator

Budget calculator

Do you know what goes into a #budget? ​

Include basic living expenses like:​
✔️Housing​
✔️Food​
✔️Transportation​
✔️Clothing​

Put aside spending money, but don’t include expenses like: ​
❌dining out,​
❌weekend trips,​
❌or leisure and hobbies​

Looking for a tool to help you get your spending on track? Check out Sun Life's budget calculator.
3 reasons to get life insurance in your 20s or 30s

3 reasons to get life insurance in your 20s or 30s

Did you know the younger and healthier you are, the more likely you’ll have lower monthly premiums on life insurance? Let’s set up a video chat to discuss what life insurance might be right for you.
RRIF: Registered Retirement Income Fund

RRIF: Registered Retirement Income Fund

💡 Do you know the difference between an RRSP and an RRIF? With an RRSP, you save for retirement and with an RRIF you take income for retirement. Learn more about RRIFs here!
5 steps to choosing a guardian for your children

5 steps to choosing a guardian for your children

Here are some helpful tips when selecting a guardian for your children:​

1. Ask the guardian first​
3. Remember to include contact information​
4. Name a back-up guardian​

Read more tips in the attached article!
How to make your money last for generations

How to make your money last for generations

If you want your money to last for generations, you need to plan carefully. Keep your assets growing and protected from taxes, inflation and potential estate problems. Contact my office to discuss further.

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