Smart ways to manage your tax refund

Smart ways to manage your tax refund Passionate and engaged DIY investors are likely already aware but Canadians can begin filing their income tax returns as of last month, with more changes for the 2024 tax filing season. Most Canadians…
Watch out for RRSP and RRIF taxation

Watch out for RRSP and RRIF taxation I get lots of reader emails and questions, and the volume of emails and questions that top the list are generally about RRSP and RRIF taxation. Savvy DIY investors already know this but…
Tax tips every Canadian should know

Tax tips every Canadian should know This is an updated post with tons of great, new content – enjoy these tax tips every Canadian should know about! Welcome to tax season folks! This season is not nearly as exciting as any normal…
Year end tax tips and financial housekeeping

Year end tax tips and financial housekeeping Jingle bells…jingle bells…jingle all the way… Geez, right around the corner isn’t it? The holiday season signals the end of something old and the beginning of something new.  It’s a great time of…
What should you do with your tax refund?

This is an updated post on managing your tax refund. Congratulations – because you took advantage of tax credits and deductions, and you contributed more money to your Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) this past year – you got a…