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Chris Ball at Make-A-Wish Charity Golf Classic Halifax
Chris Ball at Make-A-Wish Charity Golf Classic Halifax
Aug 24, 2018
This Assante advisor and his branch raised enough funds at their annual Charity Golf Classic to fulfill the wishes of four children facing life-threatening medical conditions.
Senior adults using tablet
Senior adults using tablet
Aug 20, 2018
Fraud is one of the most widespread crimes against seniors in Canada. Here’s a look at some of today’s most popular scams, which have cost seniors anywhere from hundreds to thousands of dollars apiece.
Mother and father playing with child
Mother and father playing with child
Aug 15, 2018
When your goals or life situation changes, your portfolio may need to change too. Here are three illustrations of how we might adjust your portfolio as your life changes.
African American grandmother reading with grandson
African American grandmother reading with grandson
Aug 13, 2018
If you have set up and contributed to an RESP for one or more of your children or grandchildren, you’ve done some valuable planning for their future education. But your planning could unravel if you do not also address what is to happen with the RESP when you die.
Cup of coffee in women's hand
Cup of coffee in women's hand
Aug 2, 2018
According to the “latte factor” theory, you give up your daily fancy coffee or similar indulgence and invest the money you would’ve spent. Over time, your small sacrifice becomes a small fortune. But does it work in practice?
Business people meeting and using tablet at coffee shop
Business people meeting and using tablet at coffee shop
Aug 1, 2018
Investor personality – essentially, your tolerance to risk – is critical in determining your asset allocation when establishing your portfolio. Here are three examples of how investor personality affects investment management decisions.
Business people on smartphones
Business people on smartphones
Jul 30, 2018
In today’s fast-paced information age, we are bombarded 24 hours a day with investment advice. Even the most level-headed investor may feel anxious. What is a long-term investor to do?
Couple reviewing documents on tablet
Couple reviewing documents on tablet
Jul 26, 2018
Your time horizon is the time period chosen until you plan to access all or the majority of the funds you’ve invested. It’s a critical part of your investment strategy because our goal is to help make sure your money is there when you need it.
Stressed investor
Stressed investor
Jul 16, 2018
Reality has a strange way of not always jibing with our expectations. Believe it or not, the same thing can happen when investing. Here are three possible outcomes and how we might adjust your portfolio as a result.
Charitable Giving
Charitable Giving
Jul 9, 2018
Our new Charitable Giving Program aims to incorporate philanthropy into our clients’ wealth plans. Here’s what you need to know.

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