Entries by T.E. Wealth

2022 Federal Budget Highlights

On April 7, 2022 the latest federal budget was introduced. The good news? No changes were proposed for business or personal tax rates, nor the inclusion rate on taxable capital gains. Overall spending was lower compared to previous years, with the deficit for the fiscal year ending in 2022 projected to hit $113.8 billion, down […]

Federal Election 2021: Understanding the parties’ proposals on childcare—what could they mean for your finances?

Written by Alexandra MacQueen | August 26, 2021 Original source: MoneySense Photo by Ketut Subiyanto from Pexels Each of the three major political parties has promised financial relief for parents with kids in daycare. Financial planners crunched the numbers to show what the platforms might look like for four different kinds of families across Canada. […]

It’s a seller’s market

It’s a great time to sell your house – as long as you don’t need to buy another one. The Canadian housing market is on fire and the statistics are staggering.  According to the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), March 2021 saw over 76,000 transactions occur via the Canadian MLS system. This is 40% more […]

What They Don’t Tell You: Women & Wealth, The Road to Representation

What They Don’t Tell You is an innovative concept that provides you with real-life stories, candid conversations, and everything you’ve ever wanted to know about business, finances, and life. This podcast series is produced by CWB Wealth Management, featuring clients and experts from across the country. In this episode of What They Don’t Tell You, […]

The Role of Inclusivity in Recovery

A COVID-19 recovery plan must take Indigenous realities into account written by Kain Big Canoe, CPA, T.E. Wealth Indigenous Services and Lisa Caswell. This article originally appeared in The Journal of Aboriginal Management published by AFOA Canada.  The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the fact that when crises occur some Canadians suffer more than others. Barriers […]

Can You Owe $800k Tax on a Profit of $45k?

written by Alexandra MacQueen | March 26, 2021 original source: Morning Star The rules for tax losses might lead to different outcomes in the U.S. and Canada 2020 saw enormous stock market gains. High-profile fast movers – like Tesla (TSLA), Apple (AAPL), Amazon (AMZN) and Zoom (ZM) – blazed seemingly unstoppable (though volatile) upwards growth paths. And thanks to stock-market apps and online […]

5 ways women can gender proof their retirement plan

Picture a TV commercial or glossy magazine ad about retirement. More likely than not, you’re imagining a smiling older couple. Maybe they’re sitting on a dock with their feet dangling in the water, or holding hands over a morning coffee. They’re sporting matching grey hair and a few attractively-placed laugh lines.   No matter what your […]

The regressive side of COVID-19

The list of changes brought on by COVID-19 is long, and includes things like preparedness for future pandemics, improved education systems and an overhaul of eldercare infrastructure. All are undoubtedly overdue. But other, more subtle, changes have sadly reversed the clock on progress.  As women take on significantly more unpaid labour in the form of […]