Finances

5 reasons to invest in a RRSP

We already have our hands full with the daily expenses of our family and you think that we should put some money aside for retirement? Absolutely! Here are five good reasons to do so.

Attractive tax shelter

An RRSP is a tax shelter that allows you to reduce your taxable income concretely and directly. When you know that at least 30% of the amount is returned as a deduction in your tax return and that the money remains yours, it is the most interesting tax deduction offered by governments. To determine the amount you can contribute, take a look at your latest Notice of Assessment from Revenue Canada.


This week
Back to school shopping

Children will soon return to class and it’s time to buy school supplies, smart clothes and lunch accessories. Are you ready?

How to talk about drugs with children

You must find the right words, the right moment, the good examples... How can you inform your children without scaring them or making them want to try it out?

8 tips to stimulate your child's autonomy

Is Junior still clinging to you? He doesn’t dare anything unless you’re right by his side? Then it looks like he lacks audacity and confidence. Here are seven tips to help him develop his autonomy.

Flying solo vs being popular

Nobody ever calls your child; they never ask to invite anyone over and they seem to be playing alone at school. Is there something deeper going on?