10 February, 2021 Financial Planning

TFSA & RRSP 2021

Long or short-term goals play a big part in deciding which savings tools you should use. Find out if a TFSA or an RRSP or a combination of both are the better fit for your financial needs....

02 February, 2021 Financial Planning

Money Facts 2021

Tax rates and saving contribution limits change year on year. This quick guide outlines contribution limits for RRSPs & TFSAs and more....

01 February, 2021

FOMO, GameStop and the Reddit Bubble

In his latest letter, Counsel Portfolio Services CIO, Corrado Tiralongo, discusses GameStop, Reddit and the role that FOMO plays in the recent volatility we’ve seen in the markets....

20 January, 2021 Financial Planning

Money Dates 2021

Keep on top of important financial dates and deadlines for tax returns, OAS, CPP benefit payments, and more with our guide....

15 January, 2021 Financial Planning

Financial Planning for the Unexpected (and Expected)

COVID-19 forced most of us to adapt to new realities by revisiting our daily habits and financial priorities. For some, this meant tightening budgets or postponing big-ticket purchases....

14 January, 2021

Our Perspective – Reflecting on 2020

In this four-minute video, Counsel’s Chief Investment Strategist Rana Chauhan recaps the year that was while looking ahead to 2021. He outlines several key points that investors should consider when making their investment decisions....

11 January, 2021

What Can You Control?

So many of the problems we've faced in 2020 have felt bigger than we are. That's one reason we're all so energized to vote: even if the result of the election is beyond any one person's control, it will feel good to take action and have a voice heard...

04 January, 2021

Rethinking Your Career

You might have to navigate a few extra obstacles if you want to change jobs during the pandemic. But the shifting business landscape has also created new opportunities if you’re clear on your personal, professional, and financial goals....

28 December, 2021

Thriving During Adversity

Usually, as we approach the end of the year, people start talking about “turning the page” and “putting last year in the rearview mirror.” But it’s likely that 2020 is going to stick with all of us a bit longer than a typical year might....

21 December, 2020

Build Charitable Network and Give Back

If Covid-19 and social justice movements have inspired your charitable side, you might consider approaching philanthropy the same way you would approach a career move....