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To Pay or Not To Pay – Managing the Bills

Are you managing the bills for your parent?

Approaching the topic of managing your parents bills for them is never easy. Nicole McKechnie shares her own experiences and tips. Read more…

Retirement Financing: Tips and Tricks You Need to Know

Ever thought more in depth about your relationship with money? Get the tips and tricks you need to know now to live more financially secure later on.

What should be in your financial plan?

You know you should have a financial plan, but you just haven’t gotten around to it yet? Don’t worry; here’s how to get started.

Selling Your Home: What You Need to Know

E-BOOK: Thinking about selling your home or have you already started the process? Check out our new ebook for important advice and tips!

Taxes on selling your home: Myths vs. reality

This post is our “Story of the Month”! When you sell your home you must know the tax implications. Here’s everything you need to consider.

How to protect your home from mortgage and real estate title fraud

Real estate title and mortgage fraud are on the rise and seniors are usually the victims. Here’s how boomers and seniors can protect themselves and their homes.

How to protect your aging parents from scams and fraud

March is Fraud Prevention Month—the perfect time to learn how to protect your parents from scam artists of all kinds. And how coincidental that is; this week we heard yet another sad story of a Canadian senior who was the victim of the ‘grandparents scam‘: someone called posing as the woman’s grandson and told her […]

Money Management Workshop For Women 55+

Are you a woman 55 or older with a low income? Are you single or a newcomer to Canada? Would you like to be in better control of your finances?

Then come to a two-day workshop on money management this September!

Release of the 2011/12 Guide to Canada’s Best Retirement Communities

It’s report card time for the retirement residence industry! Comfort Life’s 2011/12 annual guide to the best retirement communities across Canada is out! Find Canada’s Best Retirement Communities in your neighbourhood.

Ontario government announces more protection for retirement residents

Today, the McGuinty government announced further steps to protect seniors in retirement communities. It will input more safeguards to ensure that residents’ rights and safety are a priority, in advance of the implementation of the Retirement Homes Act. The new steps implemented are the following: The complaints response and information service (CRIS) hotline will now […]