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Reminder for FSG Clients with Wealthsimple Accounts
News Posted On Sep 16, 2020

Reminder for FSG Clients with Wealthsimple Accounts

Wealthsimple for Advisors has merged with Purpose Advisor Solutions, read more below: ://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2020/09/14/2092899/0/en/Purpose-Advisor-Solutions-Closes-Merger-With-Wealthsimple-For-Advisors.html...

News Posted On Sep 14, 2020

What You Need to Know For Travel During Covid-19

"TuGo Travel Insurance & COVID-19 Not sure how your travel insurance coverage works? While a non-essential travel advisory (level 3 or 4) is in place, COVID-19 is not covered for travel outside of Canada." Read the entire article below: https://blog.tugo.com/en/blog/what-you-need-to-know-for-travel-during-covid-19/...

Federal COVID-19 Benefits Program Portal Opens Today
News Posted On Apr 06, 2020

Federal COVID-19 Benefits Program Portal Opens Today

There are two ways for Canadians to apply for emergency income support benefits: online with CRA My Account or over the phone with an automated phone service. If applying online or by phone, Canadians will receive a payment by direct deposit or by cheque.…

Market Volatility - Time to Move to the Sidelines?
News Posted On Mar 31, 2020

Market Volatility - Time to Move to the Sidelines?

"Although younger workers have the benefit of time, it is near impossible to accumulate sufficient wealth from salary alone." Another Great Article from Pattie Lovett-Reid https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/pattie-lovett-reid-amid-market-volatility-is-it-time-for-investors-to-move-to-the-sidelines-1.1414451...

News Posted On Mar 24, 2020

Market Crashes- Is This Time Different?

Every market drop feels different. There is always a narrative, and the narrative is often scarier than the drop itself. If we can understand the power of a compelling narrative to make us behave irrationally, we might be better equipped to make better…

Government Extends Tax Deadline
News Posted On Mar 18, 2020

Government Extends Tax Deadline

Instead of an April 30 filing deadline for the 2020 tax filing season, Canadians will have until June 1 to submit their income tax return to CRA. The deadline to pay off any outstanding balances interest-free will also be extended, this time to July…

FSG COVID-19 Update
News Posted On Mar 18, 2020

FSG COVID-19 Update

Dear clients and friends of Financial Services Group (FSG), As you all are aware, the coronavirus (COVID-19) has become a global pandemic. This evolving situation is affecting our clients, our team members and our communities in rapidly changing ways.…

RRSPs: Know your limits
News Posted On Jan 24, 2020

RRSPs: Know your limits

It's that time of year again and RRSP season is fast upon us! One of our financial partners, Sunlife, has some information on RRSP contribution limits and much more! Cole's notes are below, but you can find the full article here. What is an RRSP? A…

Honouring the Family Business
News Posted On Nov 12, 2019

Honouring the Family Business

Click here to read the story of the Kwasnecha family and the impact they've already made in our community through the Financial Services Group Community Trust Fund....

Manulife Bank Financial Goals Contest
News Posted On Nov 08, 2019

Manulife Bank Financial Goals Contest

Follow Manulife Bank on Facebook, find their contest post pinned to the top of their Facebook page, post a photo in the comments with a short description of how Manulife Bank helped you achieve a financial goal for a chance to win a first-place prize…

Tugo Launches MyFlyt Service
News Posted On Nov 07, 2019

Tugo Launches MyFlyt Service

MyFlyt helps ease the frustration of flight delays. Each time a flight is delayed 2 or more hours, travellers registered with MyFlyt service receive their choice of an airport lounge pass or cash payout, via email and text message.Best of all—as one…

A Brief History of Canada's Old Age Security
News Posted On Oct 09, 2019

A Brief History of Canada's Old Age Security

Did you know that what is now Canada's Old Age Security was started in 1927 and was called the "Old Age Pension". If you're curious to read a little history, including which Government leaders brought it in and why, click below! https://www.historymuseum.ca/cmc/exhibitions/hist/pensions/1915-1927_e.pdf...

Welcome to Our New Website!
News Posted On Aug 19, 2019

Welcome to Our New Website!

Thank you for visiting our new (virtual) home! Please look around, as a few things have changed, and let us know what you think!...