How New Grandparents Can Financially Help their Grandchildren

As a new grandparent, it’s normal to want to help your children with their little bundle in any way you can. A new baby brings a lot of joy into the family, but there are also many challenges that come with the new addition, including the biggest of all, saving for his or her future. … Continue reading “How New Grandparents Can Financially Help their Grandchildren”


Having “The Talk” with Your Parents About Inheritance

Talking to your aging parents about inheritance and their finances is always going to be a sensitive issue that can be awkward to discuss. But it is a necessary discussion to have in order to ensure that your parents’ financial decisions are respected and that everything is carried out smoothly. No one wants to appear … Continue reading “Having “The Talk” with Your Parents About Inheritance”


Managing Common Health Issues After 50

It’s no secret that as we age there is a chance that we can begin to develop more frequent health issues. This is just a normal aspect of getting older, but there are ways that you can mitigate or avoid certain common problems. Whether it’s hearing loss, high blood pressure, or simple joint aches and … Continue reading “Managing Common Health Issues After 50”


5 Crucial Steps to Take When Choosing Your Beneficiary

Leaving something behind for your family when you pass away is something we all want to do to protect the financial futures of those we care for most. It’s for this reason that your beneficiary is one of the most important factors of your life insurance plan. But how should you go about choosing your … Continue reading “5 Crucial Steps to Take When Choosing Your Beneficiary”


How Retirees Can get the Most out of any Vacation

Retirement is one of the best times to finally take that long vacation you’ve always dreamt about. With the responsibilities of work behind you and the freedom of retired life ahead, you are more available than ever to visit relatives in another country or enjoy the beaches of a foreign destination. But traveling at an … Continue reading “How Retirees Can get the Most out of any Vacation”


A Healthy & Happy Summertime Heart

The higher temperatures of the summer combined with greater opportunities for outdoor activities can put more of a strain on our hearts and force them to be overworked. Hot weather heart attacks and other heart issues are problems that affect many Canadians during the summer months, so ensuring you are taking the right steps to … Continue reading “A Healthy & Happy Summertime Heart”


Kickstarting Springtime Exercises & Spring Cleaning Your Eating Habits

After a cold winter of staying in and eating heartier holiday meals, we are officially a month into the Spring season which means nicer weather, more exercise, and jumpstarting a heathier diet. As we begin to venture outdoors again and enjoy the changing temperature, people are typically consumed with cleaning up their home or car … Continue reading “Kickstarting Springtime Exercises & Spring Cleaning Your Eating Habits”


Bill S-201: Protecting Genetic Identity & Changing the Insurance Industry

On March 8, 2017, the highly-debated Bill S-201 was passed by a huge divide of 222 votes for the new bill and only a mere 60 against it. This controversial proposal will eliminate the need to require someone to undergo or disclose the results of genetic testing as a condition of receiving goods or services. … Continue reading “Bill S-201: Protecting Genetic Identity & Changing the Insurance Industry”


5 Reasons to Keep Your Life Insurance into Retirement

Purchasing a life insurance policy is one of the most important financial decisions one can make while in the middle of their professional career. Life insurance at this time is seen as so critical because people typically have a young family to look after or larger debts to take care of. But what about the … Continue reading “5 Reasons to Keep Your Life Insurance into Retirement”


Fighting and Overcoming Senior Depression During the Holidays

The holidays can be a time of excitement and anticipation for many people. Whether it’s celebrating traditions, indulging in festive meals and holiday treats, or just spending time with loved ones, it seems impossible to feel down during this time of the year. But this is not always the case, especially for seniors. Unfortunately, the … Continue reading “Fighting and Overcoming Senior Depression During the Holidays”