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Providing For Disabled Children

04/14/14 8:56 am

Having a disabled child is a both a blessing and a burden and about which most of us have no real idea.  One of the concerns parent share is how to assure enough money for the child beyond their own death. In Canada, a recent (2007) initiative is the Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP)  This […]

Would You Accept a Bar Code Implant?

04/11/14 1:25 pm

In a perfect world, universal implantation of the implantable microchip radio frequency identification device (RFID) is activated by a chip reader. It is tamper-proof, practically undetectable and indestructible, and is implanted under the skin.  This device as claimed would be used only for legitimate, legal and noble purpose, could make life better for all of […]

Using your equity

04/09/14 11:30 pm

Using your equity Is it time to renovate that kitchen or put an addition on your home? Or maybe you’re tired of paying those high-interest credit cards. Or you’re considering purchasing an investment property. If you’re self-employed, you might need a cash infusion. So where do you get the money? Well, if you have enough […]

Regulation Feels Good, But

04/07/14 4:10 pm

The need for regulation of financial advisors arises from an abdication of responsibility by the people who may suffer the greatest cost.  That cannot end well. There are two thoughts that matter. The client is the sole planner, everyone else is a helper.  If the client cannot prepare their own plans, at least in general, […]

Companies Can Mitigate Risk in a Risky Business En...

04/04/14 1:02 pm

Companies Can Mitigate Risk In a Risky Business Environment C0mplicating the current credit crunch crisis and worldwide economic downturn is the fact that some 75% of emerging markets have a political risk rating of medium high or extremely high.   This is critical information to North American- and Europe-based business involved in and interested in expanding […]

A Cruel Choice

04/02/14 12:43 pm

Why pay attention to convergence?  Maybe because it matters, as in “poorly handled it might kill you.” People have known for some time that retirement is life-threatening.  Some professions more than others, but no one is immune.  I once had a client ask if she could collect on newly-retired husband’s life insurance if she killed […]

Do Zombies Need Estate Planning?

04/01/14 1:02 pm

You might be a zombie…if you mindlessly expect: the government to provide for your family when you die your family will respect and understand your final wishes you don’t know why you need a will and powers of attorney Don’t walk around like the walking dead. Instead, use this checklist to assess your risk of […]

Google stock split

03/31/14 7:45 am

As you may have heard Google stock will be splitting next week. Thanks to some corporate maneuvering, shareholders will be getting a new class of stock that may occupy a different line on their portfolios. Google is technically initiating a stock dividend, which will issue a new class of shares, C shares, to current holders […]

Business Owner Succession Planning—Don’t Put It Of...

03/28/14 10:32 am

Canadians are aging and Canadian entrepreneurs are aging even faster. According to the Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association, over the next 12 years, more than half of the country’s medium sized business owners are expected to retire. In Southern Ontario, it is expected that more than 64% will need to retire in less […]

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Guildhall Diamonds – Launches shiny new alternativ...

Shine bright like a diamond. Why pay good money for good diamonds? white diamonds, yellow, diamonds, green diamonds, blue diamonds or red. The markets may go up and down and with it fortunes and lifetime savings are crushed or diminished. There is a good reason for not putting your eggs in one basket.  Some say” […]

Best Rate Around – Tax-Free Savings Account

A great and smart idea that needs better marketing. This simple concept of Best Rate Around is unique in concept and may be a cute play on words; but it really means business, big business, big enough that the big banks make a tidy some off each and every year. Now something new Tax-Free Savings […]

Tax Free Profit Extraction Using Life Insurance

A tax avoidance strategy has been growing in popularity in recent years. Although CRA has been aware of the strategy for over ten years, its increase in popularity and the Federal government’s current focus on reforming the taxation of insurance means that the life of the strategy may be coming to an end. There are […]


  Mindset Definition:  A fixed mental attitude or disposition that predetermines a person’s responses to and interpretations of situations.  What is your mindset around money? Here are five quick questions, answer them truthfully.  Then ask yourself is my debt a result of circumstances or poor decision making. Are you honest with yourself and/or your spouse […]

Financial Advertising

Everything you wanted to know about financial advertising and the Canadian financial and investment marketplace. The MONEY Media Kit is now available for 2014 and showcased is The MONEY Vertical affectionately known as the 5 Pronged Marketing Attack. Learn more about MONEY - Personal Finance and Financial Literacy. Premium financial companies find out how to attract and retain the attention of your exact target market and never lose it. Differentiation in products, services help but the advice c...

Confessions of a CFP: You may need a second mortga...

                  As a financial planner clients come and see me for a variety of reasons from investment advice to debt consolidations. On a good day clients can bring me a big lump sum of money to invest and on a bad day clients can be in my […]

The Mortgage Killer – NPA and the big banks Secret...

The Mortgage Killer - Debt Reduction and Mortgage Elimination - I am a believer a former mortgage broker, financial services executive and industry specialist. In some cases help in the form of tax and credit relief can go a long way with Canadians in trouble or heading for it. One of many ways to reduce debts and plan for success is a windfall or inheritance or a community card. Mortgage Brokers in Canada fill part of the role and a real specialist should be able to make up the gap. A represent...

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Timmons Group Re-Awarded VDOT On-Call Contract

04/16/14 9:03 pm

Richmond, VA (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Timmons Group is thrilled to announce they have been re-selected for the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) On-Call Term Contract for Traffic Engineering Services for the Central Region, which includes the Richmond and Fredericksburg Districts. As the contract holder since 2011, Timmons Group will continue to provide various on-call [...]

Great Savings On 2014 Long Wedding Dresses Offered By

04/16/14 9:03 pm

(PRWEB) April 17, 2014, a distinguished company of wedding dresses and women’s special occasion gowns, has recently announced its new range of 2014 long wedding dresses. To attract more customers and bring more benefits to worldwide consumers, the company is now offering great savings on all these special items. The current discount is up [...]

New Arrivals of OgotoShop Dresses on Sale Now

04/16/14 8:15 pm

(PRWEB) April 17, 2014’s expertise in providing high quality custom dresses, along with their commitment to excellence, is the driving force behind their rapid growth and expansion. Today, the business announces its new arrivals of prom dresses and wedding dresses. The new designs of dresses are specially tailored to complete customer satisfaction for fashion. [...]

Capview Partners Exclusive Interview for interlinkedTV at REISA

04/16/14 8:15 pm

(PRWEB) April 16, 2014 interlinked President & CEO, Delray Wannemacher, announced recently that interlinkedTV was chosen as Media Sponsor for the REISA Spring Symposium at San Diego. As a Media Sponsor, interlinkedTV conducted exclusive interviews at the REISA Spring Symposium. Greg Genovese of Capview Partners granted an exclusive interview for interlinkedTV during the recent REISA [...]’s Discounted Garden Party Dresses Now Unveiled

04/16/14 8:10 pm

(PRWEB) April 17, 2014, a famous supplier of wedding dresses and women’s special occasion outfits, has released its new assortment of garden party dresses recently. Now, all its brand new items are provided at discounted rates, up to 62% percent off. According to the company’s chief executive officer, the promotion will be valid until [...]

“Answering Lincoln’s Call” Seventh Regiment Marches to Defend Washington

04/16/14 8:03 pm

NEW YORK, April 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On April 19, 2014, the Veterans of the Seventh Regiment of New York will commemorate the 153rd anniversary of the Seventh Regiment’s famous march to the defense of Washington. All participants will assemble at 9:00 AM, at the Park Avenue Armory at 66th Street and Park Avenue. [...]

Thurgood Marshall College Fund and Opportunity Funding Corporation Announce...

04/16/14 8:03 pm

Washington, DC, April 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Opportunity Funding Corporation (OFC), a division of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund, selected the winners of its 2014 Business Plan Competition, announced OFC President M. Scott Lilly.The three-day Competition, held in Atlanta, was designed to provide collegiate entrepreneurs a real world experience that included conceiving a [...]

Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings, Inc. Announces Pricing of Its Initial Publi...

04/16/14 8:03 pm

MIDVALE, Utah, April 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings, Inc. (“Sportsman’s”) today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 12,500,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $9.50 per share, which consists of 8,333,333 shares of common stock sold by Sportsman’s and 4,166,667 shares of common [...]

Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate Corp. Schedules Quarterly Earnings Releas...

04/16/14 8:03 pm

WHITE PLAINS, NY, April 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate Corp. (NASDAQ:FSFR) (“FSFR”) announced today that it plans to report earnings for the period ended March 31, 2014 before the financial markets open in New York on Thursday, May 15, 2014. FSFR will hold a conference call at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern [...]

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Oral Surgery Specialists Reveal Long-Term Dangers of Delaying Wisdom Tooth ...

By Accesswire-MM Utah oral and maxillofacial surgery practice spreads awareness about the grave effects of neglecting oral health   Provo, Utah, United States / ACCESSWIRE / April 16th, 2014 / For many people, maintaining regular dental visits without the urgency of a major issue...

Northern California Integrated Marketing Company Hires New Talent to Head C...

By Accesswire-MM Industry’s Fast-Growing Company Strengthens Resources by Bringing on Social Media Expert   Petaluma, CA, United States / ACCESSWIRE / April 16th, 2014 / Northern California’s leading international, integrated media firm, Nuvolum, announced today that Amy Pellegri...

Stunning Kallang Riverside Property Available May 1, 2014

By Accesswire-MM The Brand new Kallang Riverside Condo properties will be available May 1st for those who want the best investment opportunity or to live luxuriously near the CBD area Singapore / ACCESSWIRE / April 16th, 2014 / Christina Tan, New Launch Property Realtor has announced ...

Peter Publishing Develops New PHP Cache Program for Websites

By Accesswire-MM To alleviate issues caused by hackers, and to save website developers and web publishers significant development and maintenance time, and to speed up webpages, XFC PHP Cache Program has been created   Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia / ACCESSWIRE / April 16th, 2014 / ...

Bringing Cryptocurrency To Women Worldwide Cryptomoms Launches 3 Million DN...

By Accesswire-MM The official launch of will begin with a huge give away of up to 3 million DNotes.’s mission is to address the huge gender imbalance seen in the world of cryptocurrencies today. April 16th, 2014 / The fact that the emerging world of cryptocurrency ...

Explore the Magnificent National Parks and Iconic Cities of the USA and Can...

By The Travel Corporation Canada Travellers have last chance for incredible savings of up to $826 per couple TORONTO, Canada / ACCESSWIRE / April 16, 2014 / Insight Vacations (, the leader of premium and luxury escorted journeys, takes travellers to the USA an...

Intercept Energy Reports Revenues For Q-1, 2014

By Intercept Energy Services Inc. VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA / ACCESSWIRE / APRIL 16, 2014 / INTERCEPT ENERGY SERVICES INC. (“Intercept” or the “Company”) – TSX Venture: IES Intercept announced today that it expects to earn gross revenue for its First Quarter ending March 31, 2014 of approximately ...

Boresha International, Inc. forms Business Relationship with Manifest Genes...

By Accesswire-MYPRG Boresha International, Inc. and Manifest Genesis, LLC both of Walnut Creek, CA have today entered into a business relationship designed to reward its field leaders as Boresha sets pace for increased sales as a result of newly developed opportunities and territories. In forming th...

Mission Ready Closes $1.5M Private Placement

By Mission Ready Services Inc. Vancouver, BC / ACCESSWIRE / April 16 2014 / Mission Ready Services Inc. (MRS: TSX-V), (“Mission Ready” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the closing of a $1.5 million private placement offering, first announced March 11, 2014, of Units of the Company at an issu...

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