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Canada’s Top Wealth Advisors

We are so proud to announce that Dean Bradshaw from Cresco Wealth Management, Wellington-Altus Private Wealth has been recognized on the Globe and Mail’s inaugural ranking of Canada’s Top Wealth Advisors. This new list is designed to celebrate excellence in our industry and to highlight for investors the best financial

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Maximizing Your RESP: Withdraw Wisely

A Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) is a Canadian registered investment account that promotes saving to support a beneficiary’s post-secondary education. Anyone – parents, family and friends – can open a RESP as a “subscriber” for the benefit of a child. Invested contributions grow tax free. But when the time

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July Market Insights: The Fed & Its Use Of Economic Coercion

This is Not Coin-Flip Policymaking Download this article as a PDF. “Every theory is a self-fulfilling prophecy that orders experience into the framework it provides.” — Ruth Hubbard The old saying “don’t fight the Fed” has been a golden rule in investing that has served investors well for many decades.

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Employee Spotlight: Carissa Williams

We are happy to welcome Carissa Williams back from maternity leave. Carissa is starting a new role with our team at Cresco Wealth Management. We asked her a few questions to help you get to know her better. Carissa, welcome back from maternity leave! We want to know all the

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Coming This September: A Luxury Tax On Vehicles

Are you planning on purchasing a luxury vehicle in the coming months? Be aware that as of this fall, you are likely to experience an increase in the cost of certain luxury vehicles. While final legislation has yet to be enacted at the time of writing, the federal government quietly

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June Market Insights: The Fed, From Tragedy to Rebirth?

Just Follow the Path of the Credit Markets Download this article as a PDF. “Always make the audience suffer as much as possible.” — Alfred Hitchcock Alfred Hitchcock once suggested that drama is life with the dull parts cut out. Given the state of the financial markets, this has never

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An Added Layer of Protection For Investors

Nominate Your Trusted Contact Person With a rise in sophisticated cybercrimes and with increasing concerns over the financial well-being of investors, especially as we age, the “trusted contact person” (TCP) has been introduced to help provide an extra layer of protection. The TCP is someone you appoint and for which

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May Market Insights: A Secret War to Control the Fed?

The Danger of Bowing to Political Pressure Download this article as a PDF. “You are what your record says you are.” — Bill Parcells Author Michael Lewis reminds us of the consequences that can emerge when independent bodies succumb to political pressure. In his latest book, The Premonition, he suggests

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Economic and Tax Highlights from the 2022 Federal Budget

Download this article as a PDF. “These three pillars – investing in people, investing in green transition, and investing in innovation and productivity – will create jobs and prosperity today and build a stronger economic future for our children.” On April 7, 2022, Canada’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of

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Navigating Uncertainty: Keeping Perspective During Volatile Times

Recent market volatility has prompted some investors to rethink their perspective on risk. However, reacting to short-term market fluctuations is not usually advised. Instead, we continue to focus on the importance of having a plan in place with a view for the longer term, making prudent adjustments and rebalancing a

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