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Interest rates have been low for the last few years…the headlines are still talking stock market volatility… the economy is improving (s-l-o-w-l-y)…a proposal is due at work, your house is a mess and retirement is looming.

There never seems to be enough time to focus on your finances
… and maybe you don’t really want to anyway. If this sounds like your life,

Laura Chanin, CFP®, Investment Advisor with HollisWealth, a division of Scotia Capital Inc., is based in Vancouver and is here to help…  READ MORE  >>


Once upon a time there were two ladies. They both needed to buy some new undies and asked me along for a day of girl shopping.Mrs Spendy steered us to the fanciest store in town. She found a gorgeous pair of panties and a bra in red silk and lace which cost $155 and was very happy with her purchase. I raised my eyebrows at the cost and urged her to save… READ MORE >>