Financial Literacy
10 Tips to Increase Insurance Literacy

10 Tips to Increase Insurance Literacy

Educated consumers make smarter, better decisions. And home, car, and business insurance provides peace of mind and puts lives back together after a car accident or the effects of a natural disaster.
Helpful Tips And Advice About Payments From Your Bank Account

Helpful Tips And Advice About Payments From Your Bank Account

Understanding your rights and responsibilities is an important part of financial literacy. These tips and advice can help you make smart decisions about the way you pay.
3 Key Questions To Test Your Financial Literacy

3 Key Questions To Test Your Financial Literacy

Everyday life requires financial literacy skills. Asking questions and doing research can help Canadians get the information they need to make informed financial decisions.
Today s Mortgage Market Changes Are Frequent And Choices Are Abundant

Today’s Mortgage Market: Changes Are Frequent And Choices Are Abundant

Lenders have different qualification criteria, and it isn’t easy for the average Canadian to navigate these alone.
Could Your Future Be In Jeopardy Learn The Facts About Retirement Planning

Could Your Future Be In Jeopardy? Learn The Facts About Retirement Planning

In 2013, Investor Education Fund surveyed 1,500 homeowners over the age of 50 in order to gain further insight into the financial realities of those nearing retirement in Canada. 
Is Your Wallet Safe Financial Literacy is Life Long Learning

Is Your Wallet Safe? Financial Literacy is Life-Long Learning

Back in 2009, I was invited by our Federal Minister of Finance, the late Jim Flaherty, to be a member of the Financial Literacy Task Force. This is an appointment that I was eager to accept.
How You Can Better Understand The Costs And Performance Of Your Portfolio

How You Can Better Understand The Costs And Performance Of Your Portfolio

A new era in investor information is unfolding that will benefit Canadians seeking to better understand the costs and performance of their portfolios.
Amazing Success Story Midwife To Successful Millionaire

Amazing Success Story: Midwife To Successful Millionaire

Liz Zetazate’s financial knowledge skill set skyrocketed her career — proof that having strong financial literacy skills really does pay off.
Money Matters Are You Financially Illiterate

Money Matters: Are You Financially Illiterate?

A new survey from BlackRock, the world’s largest asset management firm, explored the investment and saving habits of Canadians.
CBC Dragon Michael Wekerle Shares The Best Secrets To Success

CBC Dragon Michael Wekerle Shares The Best Secrets To Success

CBC’s Dragons’ Den star and Bay Street bad boy Michael Wekerle gives insight on the importance of financial literacy.

Understanding The Impact Of Life Events On Your Long-Term Plan

Planning For The FuturePlanning for the biggest financial commitments in life requires careful consideration and confidence — an advisor can instill guidance and discipline along the way.

Understanding The Impact Of Life Events On Your Long-Term Plan

Money Matters: Are You Financially Illiterate?

Protect your investmentsA new survey from BlackRock, the world’s largest asset management firm, explored the investment and saving habits of Canadians.

Money Matters: Are You Financially Illiterate?

How You Can Make The Most Of Your Wealth, And Become Financially Free

Finance TipsMediaplanet sat down with Greg Pollock, President and CEO of Advocis, the Financial Advisors Association of Canada, to learn why financial planning is pivotal to managing your money.

How You Can Make The Most Of Your Wealth, And Become Financially Free

Independent Appraisers Avoid Real Estate Disputes For Heirs When Settling A Will

Protect your investmentsPassing down property to descendants has long been a way to maintain a legacy, and hiring an  appraiser may be the best way to ensure a smooth transfer to your heirs.

Independent Appraisers Avoid Real Estate Disputes For Heirs When Settling A Will

Planning Ahead: Looking Out For Your Loved Ones Once They Are Gone

Planning For The FutureOpening an honest dialogue with your aging parents about their final wishes will be instrumental in easing the stress and heartache when they do eventually pass.

Planning Ahead: Looking Out For Your Loved Ones Once They Are Gone

Exclusive Interview: Frank Abagnale Jr. On Personal Finances And Keeping Yourself Safe From Fraud

Protect your investmentsFormer con man Frank Abagnale Jr. discusses fraud, cyber-crime, identity theft, and the future in an age where too much information is relatively unprotected from fraudsters.

Exclusive Interview: Frank Abagnale Jr. On Personal Finances And Keeping Yourself Safe From Fraud