How prepared is your family to inherit?

By Mark Borkowski As Published in Canadian Business Journal Jan 2018 | Volume 11 | Issue 1 The baby boomers have grown up in a very favourable financial period in history. They have reaped the rewards of the solid foundations that their parents laid through struggling and often overwhelming times. The boomers’ hard work, determination […]

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Depressed? Drug-free treatments can make life enjoyable again

(BPT) – The cloud of depression darkens many lives, affecting 300 million people around the world, according to the World Health Organization. While antidepressant medication works for some depression sufferers, research is increasingly revealing what those suffering from depression have said for years: Medication is not a one-size-fits-all treatment. In fact, a study published in […]

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Benefits of planning for retirement at an early age

(NC) Nowadays, Canadians will generally need over $1 million to live comfortably in their golden years when taking into account the average household wage, retirement age and life expectancy. Though this news may seem frightening, there are many programs and strategies out there that can help you plan accordingly. For instance, through the Canada Pension […]

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7 tips to support Alzheimer’s caregivers

(BPT) – Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or other dementias is exceptionally demanding, and especially challenging. A recent survey by the Alzheimer’s Association indicates many caregivers are not getting the help and support they need — 84 percent of caregivers say they would like more support in caring for someone with Alzheimer’s, especially from family […]

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