RRSPs: Too Much of a Good Thing?

RRSPs have many virtues but they also have some potential negatives. In our new podcast we uncover how to maximize the positives and minimize the negatives of RRSPs. Give it a listen!

The Gold Standard: Barbara Stewart

Rita Silvan, editor-in-chief of Golden Girl Finance, speaks with Barbara Stewart, CFA, the author of Rich Thinking, a global research project that challenges outdated...

The Gold Standard: Kelley Keehn

Rita Silvan, editor-in-chief of Golden Girl Finance, speaks with author and financial educator Kelley Keehn about her new book, Talk Money to Me.   GGF: Kelley,...

Are Housing Price Projections Too Rosy?

A country-wide lockdown put house sales on hold since March. But as the country slowly gets back to normal, Canadians are eager to get...

Royalties? How to ‘Megxit’ Your Way to Financial Freedom

Well, it seemed 2020 had barely rolled out of bed when the Duke & Duchess of Sussex pulled a fast one on the Queen...

How to Use Debt to Grow Your Nest Egg

Few people would consider debt an important part of building wealth. While it might seem like the antithesis of financial independence — get into...

Luxury Fashion Gets a Covid-Makeover

As the COVID-19 crisis forced non-essential stores to shut their doors earlier this year, luxury retail and high fashion felt the full impact —...

There’s No ‘We’ in Retirement

When one is Queen, one does not retire. In 2017, The Duke of Edinburgh announced his retirement, no doubt receiving a handsome gold watch...

Wine O’clock? Cheers to your Financial Ruin

Last year American financial guru Suze Orman trotted out one of the grand truths of saving: small indulgences add up and rob you of...