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Generational Wealth
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Generational Wealth

According to Investopedia, generational wealth refers to “assets passed down from one generation of a family to the next.” These assets can be in the form of property, cars, precious metal and stones, cash, and even the family business. By building generational wealth you can provide long-term financial security and opportunities for your children, grandchildren, and beyond. The goal of leaving this sort of legacy is to place your loved ones in a better position than you were at any…


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A Tinker vs. Tailor Approach to Your Pension

When you started your pension plan – be it individually or through your employer – you were probably handed a form with two options for your pension contributions: Option A – Fund Model allocation (check one box only) Conservative Model…


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Compounding Interest: The 8th Wonder of the World

Once upon a time, a white-haired old guy declared, “Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it. He who doesn’t…pays it.” That old guy was Albert Einstein and, like many of his theories,…


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Retirement Hierarchy of Needs

In 1943, American psychologist, Abraham Maslow, wrote a paper titled A Theory of Human Needs. He suggested that there are five levels to human experience and certain needs that underpin each level of that experience. He theorized that the needs…


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Horse Blinders

Once you realize that your pension account is essentially an investment account that you can’t touch, you’ll never look at your finances the same way again. I often take this knowledge for granted and only recently noticed that not many…

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A Gift That Keeps On Giving

It is said that kids these days have everything, and sometimes it becomes challenging. Gift-giving becomes a chore, and knowing what to get them for birthdays and other celebrations is impossible when they seem to have everything.And, with the holidays…