Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP)
With summer over and the kids back at school, many are looking at accessing their RESPs to cover the costs of post-secondary education. Here are some things to consider.
Top 10 Alberta NDP Policies (source: Dr. Carol Anderson, Navigator)
Increase Alberta’s corporate taxes to 12% from 10%. Job creation tax credit that subsidizes 10% of any new employee salary (max $5,000). Support economic diversification in sectors like alternative energy, high tech, advanced research and knowledge industries. Income tax increases for top earners: 12% on incomes $125,000 to $150,000; 13% on $150,000 to $200,000; 14% on $200,000 to […]
What will interest rates do in 2015
When it comes to interest rates here in Canada and around the world, the only thing we know is that we don’t know. For the past 4 years economists around the world have expected interest rates to increase and not go lower. What we do know is that Stephen Poloz, the Governor of the Bank […]