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Girl Finance, speaks with Barbara Stewart, CFA, the author of Rich Thinking, a global research project that challenges outdated...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,...

COVID-19 and Your Rights at Work

The spread of covid-19 has many people worried about their health and safety. But others are also concerned about their ability to travel, work...

Big Top: Multi-Use Properties in Canada

Like most major cities in Canada, Greater Toronto is struggling to keep and attract young professionals and families into the downtown core. One key...

#Eachforequal—The Real Cost of Women’s Mental Load

The theme of this year’s International Women’s Day is ‘Each for Equal’. Imagine a gender equal world where… Medicines would not be tested exclusively on...

Fear Factor: Is ‘Imposter Syndrome’ Getting in Your Way?

You’ve probably heard of ‘imposter syndrome’ and how it can affect someone’s self-esteem in the workplace. The term was coined in 1978, by psychologists...

How to Uncouple without Undoing Your Finances

Not every union is a match made in heaven. According to the Vanier Institute almost half of Canadian marriages (41 per cent) end in...

Grandma, What Great Financial Advice You Give!

Grandmothers often act as role models. They generously share their life wisdom and values. The best of them also offer important messages about money...