The Best Toys For Kids Are Free

Most of personal finance is not about portfolio or tax planning. It is much more far reaching than that. It[…]

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Into the Neutral Zone Part 2 – Does The New Passive Income Threshold Actually Matter To Your Savings?

Federal changes to small business taxation have created new rules that cause professionals and small business owners to pay more[…]

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

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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