Rethinking Retirement

An end to mandatory retirement will change the way advisors plan for clients’ post-work lives. By Michael BertonThe rules of retirement are changing. Last April, lawmakers in Ontario announced their intention to end mandatory retirement, and New Brunswick, Manitoba, Quebec, Alberta, Yukon and Prince Edward Island have already amended their laws. Regardless of when a [...]

2016-10-19T16:36:08+00:00October 8th, 2014|Lifestyle, Planning, Retirement|

Move or Renovate?

Clients do not necessarily need to leave their beloved home when their family exceeds its capacity.   by Michael BertonMark and Samantha White (not their real names) love their suburban Vancouver neighborhood and large corner property, but as they are expecting their third child, they have decided their two- bedroom bungalow can no longer accommodate [...]

2016-10-19T16:36:08+00:00September 27th, 2014|Home Ownership, Lifestyle, real estate, renovations|