Rights & Money

Inheritance to a Minor

Leaving an inheritance to a minor
My question concerns leaving an inheritance to a minor. Is there a simple way to transfer a small amount to a great-grandchild without setting up a trust? By Olev Edur You could always leave the money with the great-grandchild’s parents,…

Spreading Dividend Income?

I am 68 years old, retired, and Canada Pension Plan (CPP) and Old Age Security (OAS) are my main sources…

Selling a Cottage

I own a cottage that I am considering selling in the next year or two. It was purchased in 1998…

Understanding Condo Fees

The monthly fees that come with owning a condo can get complicated—it helps to know what to watch for By…

How to Manage Your RRIF?

I'm 69 and own four different RRSPs at different institutions, amounting to a total value of about $300,000. These RRSPs…
Last will

Making My Own Will

My wife and I live in Quebec. Can we make our own wills without incurring the costs of a lawyer?…