Into The Neutral Zone Part 1- Will The New Passive Income Rules Destroy the CCPC Enterprise?

In Star Trek, the border between the hostile Romulan Empire and the Federation of Planets is called The Neutral Zone.[…]

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Reduce Investment Risk – Step Into The Loonie Doctor Dojo

My kids and I train in karate together.  They also compete while I mostly cheer them on and unofficially coach.[…]

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Managing my own portfolio is way better than dialysis!!!

Well, pretty much anything is better than getting dialysis. I hope to never need it. For the non-physicians who may[…]

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Choosing A Financial Advisor Is Like Shopping For Lingerie

Financial advisors can spice up your financial life or they can be a waste of money. Just like lingerie. Similarly,[…]

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Financial Advisor: Asset Enhancer or Waste of Money? Like Lingerie

Deciding on an accountant and financial advisor are critical decisions for your financial success. In my last post, I talked[…]

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Preparing for April Fools – Why We Decided Not To Use a Spousal Loan

April Fools is a special time in our household. My daughter, in particular, loves it. I know that it is[…]

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A Lesson in Klingon – Explaining the Refundable Dividend Tax On Hand (RDTOH) & The New Passive Income Rules

We previously did a basic overview of the 2018 Federal Budget tax changes for professional corporations and other Canadian small businesses[…]

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Home Equity Investment Loans – Leveraging The Loonie Bin For Income Splitting

I recently did a post on leveraging your home equity to invest and building the taxable account of a lower[…]

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The Devils In The Details – What Counts In the Passive Investment Income Limits

I want to start by thanking the readers and others who have asked some excellent questions about details of the[…]

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The Night-King Delivers His Budget – The Impacts of The 2018 Federal Budget On Canadian Physicians

When I started this Blog of Ice and FIRE, I likened the medical climate in Canada to the seasons of[…]

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