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How to Talk to Your Relatives About Estate Planning

Many families find that talking about death and finances can be an uncomfortable thing. After all, having those discussions makes the finality of life seem more real. But the truth is talking about estate planning with your family members is one of the most loving...

Top Ways to Immigrate to Canada in 2020

Recently, the federal government of Canada announced that it would be admitting over 1 million new immigrants within the next three years. But with more than 70 Canadian immigration programs to choose from, you might be confused as to which one is best under any given...

Why a Real Estate Lawyer is a Must

The purchase of a new home can be an exciting time. Whether it is your first home or you are upgrading; whether you are downsizing after the kids have moved out, or whether you are finally moving into the neighbourhood of your dreams, it is easy to get caught up in...

Buyers have the advantage in today’s market

If you are in the market to purchase a home, the COVID-19 pandemic may have actually done you a favour. Prior to the lockdown, home sales in Toronto were still going strong and bidding wars often resulted in homes being sold for above asking price. The pandemic...

Now is a Great Time to Make Your Will

During the COVID-19 crisis, we have seen an increase in the number of Canadians who are preparing their wills. Although the survivability rate with COVID is quite high, it seems that there is nothing quite like a pandemic to get people thinking about their own...

How to Draft a Will Virtually

The number of Canadians interested in creating a Will has significantly increased since the pandemic began. This does not come as a surprise. With all the uncertainty around employment, the economy, and healthcare, emergency planning is on everyone’s minds. Having a...

The Importance of Having a Will

The purpose of a will is to designate the new owner of your belongings, assets, finances, and the caretaker of your dependants when you pass. Did you know that 51 per cent of Canadians don’t have a will? In this survey, the reasons they state for not having one ranged...

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