Sound Choices

Sound Choices

AGF’s Sound Choices program provides practical tools and tips on retirement, personal finance, investing and tax efficiency that can be used everyday, all with the help of a financial advisor.

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2018 year-end financial checklist

Add these items to your December to-do list to make sure you’re set up for 2019.

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5 Ways to Manage Holiday Spending

Here are five tips to help you spend reasonably for the rest of the holiday season so you don’t have regrets – or large amounts of long-term debt – in the new year.

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5 reasons to reconsider emerging markets

What are the emerging markets and how are they driving the global economy?

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RESP vs TFSA: what else should you consider?

Education Savings: Which registered plan should you use? Also consider taxation, carry-forward, withdrawal options and age restrictions.

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RESP vs TFSA: how to choose between them

Education Savings: Which registered plan should you use? Let’s look first at ownership, beneficiary options, government grants and contribution limits.

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What is an ETF: Separating Myths from Reality

Despite the growth of ETFs, they continue to be a misunderstood investment. Here we dispel the top four myths we’ve encountered.

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How to minimize health-care expenses

What you need to know to claim these expenses

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The ABCs of ESG

What is sustainable investing? What is ESG?

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Top 5 Ways a Financial Advisor Can Help You #PlanWell2LiveWell

World Financial Planning Day: The Value of Advice

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World Alzheimer’s Day

Your financial plan: incorporate costs of age-related illnesses

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