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Living in Retirement

Multi ethnic couple working together
Multi ethnic couple working together
Jul 15, 2019
It begins several years before retirement and continues for several years after the day you retire. Learn why your investments need extra protection while you are in the retirement risk zone.
Senior couple meeting at coffee shop
Senior couple meeting at coffee shop
Mar 27, 2019
So many people are working past 65 that unretirement is often called the new normal. We’ve got a summary of the financial planning matters to consider when earning income in traditional retirement years.
 Middled aged couple in the kitchen reading tablet
 Middled aged couple in the kitchen reading tablet
Jan 23, 2019
Planning for the number of years that will need to be funded during retirement can be difficult. The retirement income floor strategy can help you determine how much income you will need.
Senior couple sitting on couch
Senior couple sitting on couch
Dec 12, 2018
If you’re lucky, the decision upon retirement of whether to stay in your home or downsize is an easy one. For many retirees, however, deciding whether or not to downsize is a struggle. Here are some things to consider in making a decision.
Mixed couple reviewing paperwork
Mixed couple reviewing paperwork
Nov 26, 2018
Ever wonder if you’ll be affected by Old Age Security clawback? To minimize OAS clawback, you need to reduce net income. During retirement, an effective strategy is splitting pension income. But several strategies, including the following, can be initiated before retirement arrives.
Couple reviewing document
Couple reviewing document
Nov 6, 2018
According to Statistics Canada, a Canadian male aged 65 is expected to live to 84 and a female to age 87. Here are some of the financial planning areas affected by the new longevity.
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.
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.
Retired couple on beach
Retired couple on beach
Jun 4, 2018
If you and your spouse are thinking of retiring at the same time, there are pros and cons to consider, especially if one spouse makes a sacrifice to line up retirement dates. Here’s what you need to know.
Retired couple walking on beach
Retired couple walking on beach
Mar 13, 2018
How much income do you need in retirement? Here’s an exercise you can do with your advisor to find out.