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Average Canadian DB pension plan’s funded position on solvency, accounting basis up in April: report | Benefits Canada.com

Average Canadian DB pension plan’s funded position on solvency, accounting basis up in April: report | Benefits Canada.com

The funded position of a typical Canadian defined benefit pension plan rose on both a solvency and accounting basis in April,
Employers rethinking value of employee connections in era of remote work: report | Benefits Canada.com

Employers rethinking value of employee connections in era of remote work: report | Benefits Canada.com

The rise of remote work has led to a loss of workplace social connections that is negatively affecting employees, according to a new report by the Conference Board of Canada.
Forget downsizing: Canadian seniors staying in large houses well into their 80s, due in part to lack of options

Forget downsizing: Canadian seniors staying in large houses well into their 80s, due in part to lack of options

Seniors are now less likely to sell their homes before age 85, it said, noting the demographic shift needed to free up a meaningful amount of housing stock won’t start happening for several years. “According to Statistics Canada’s demographic projections, population growth in the 85-and-over age group will be higher from 2030 to around 2040.”
Number of Canadians worrying about their finances spikes to new high

Number of Canadians worrying about their finances spikes to new high

The number of Canadians worrying about their day-to-day finances spiked to a new high in January, according to the latest reading from an ongoing survey of financial well-being.
Baby boomers are the happiest employees in the workplace: survey | Benefits Canada.com

Baby boomers are the happiest employees in the workplace: survey | Benefits Canada.com

The survey, which polled more than 1,200 workers, found generation Z (6.7 points) was the next happiest generation, followed closely by millennials (6.6 points) and generation X (6.5 points).
Do I need life insurance for my baby?

Do I need life insurance for my baby?

You never want to imagine anything bad happening to your baby so it’s hard to think about life insurance. But it can help ease some burdens if the unthinkable...
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.
The five best exercises for surviving winter, according to experts

The five best exercises for surviving winter, according to experts

Luckily, there are some easy-to-practice exercises you can do at home to improve your mobility, flexibility and strength that will help prevent these common wintertime injuries.
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.
Mortgage insurance vs. life insurance: What you need to know

Mortgage insurance vs. life insurance: What you need to know

Do you need mortgage insurance to protect your home? Or would life insurance do more for you? I can help you figure out what’s right for your unique situation. Call me to set up an appointment.
Worried about volatile markets? Here are 4 questions to ask your financial advisor

Worried about volatile markets? Here are 4 questions to ask your financial advisor

Stop stressing about market volatility and talk with a Sun Life advisor today. Not sure what to say? Here are the top 4 questions to ask....
Tax credits and deductions for Canadians to consider - BNN Bloomberg

Tax credits and deductions for Canadians to consider - BNN Bloomberg

Canadians are gathering their T4s and receipts as tax slips arrive and the May 1 deadline approaches, but many people may not know what credits and deductions...
With airfares rising, here's how to find a travel deal this year - BNN Bloomberg

With airfares rising, here's how to find a travel deal this year - BNN Bloomberg

Low prices are out there -- particularly for domestic flights.
Tips for finding cheaper protein in the meat aisle and beyond - BNN Bloomberg

Tips for finding cheaper protein in the meat aisle and beyond - BNN Bloomberg

Widespread inflation has led to some eye-popping meat prices, but dietitians say there are budget-friendly ways to get enough protein.
How to build your emergency fund

How to build your emergency fund

You might not be able to predict a financial emergency, but you can prepare for one. Here’s how you can be ready for life’s surprises.
Got travel plans? Don’t forget health insurance

Got travel plans? Don’t forget health insurance

Six weeks of gentle health warnings on a recent vacation have convinced me to buy supplementary health insurance.

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