Peter Boys, Boys Financial Services

Blog

Estate Planning With The Impact of Increasing Land Values

estate planning

The latest Farm Credit farm land values report shows that Alberta had the 2nd largest increase of any province in …

Read More

Seniors Health Care Costs

health care

For decades, research has documented the implications of the bulge of baby-boomers followed by years of low fertility and smaller …

Read More

Is it Time for Your Farm Sale or Succession Talk?

succession planning

At a seminar we held in Stettler recently, several farm families came to learn about the solutions we come up …

Read More

Watch For These Estate Planning Tax Issues

estate planning

  Many of us ditch our tax records after seven years not understanding this could cause tax issues in the …

Read More

Think of Life Insurance as Another Asset Class

asset class

  There are many benefits of using life insurance as an asset class to compliment your existing investments. Providing an …

Read More

Divorce & Your Finances

divorce

There are some things to think about if contemplating getting a divorce, as the financial fallout of divorce extends far …

Read More

Are Small Businesses Confused With Employee Benefit Rules?

Paperclips

  When your business hires individuals and pays them salary, bonuses or commissions and provides employee benefits, you become an …

Read More

Financial Risk Management for Young Families

manage risk

  The average Canadian family is getting ever deeper in debt, so the need to manage the associated risk has …

Read More

Should You Stress Test Your Debt?

Break Out Of Debt

I just finished reading the latest report from Statistics Canada that Canadians are carrying more debt than ever, with the …

Read More

Tax Benefits of Home Ownership

home ownership

The biggest investment most of us will make in our lifetime is our home. While providing a roof over our …

Read More

CRA is Changing the Tax Rules for Life Insurance in 2017

tax

It seems that all good things either come to an end or get changed, and life insurance taxation is no …

Read More

Insurance Protection for Single Parents, Housewives, Contract Workers and Farmers (Part 2)

insurance

  Continuing from last week, let’s review the importance of more insurance options for this cohort of people. Critical illness …

Read More

License to Farm

license to farm

This documentary explores the role of science, sustainability and food safety in modern agriculture.  It is designed to be a …

Read More

Insurance Protection for Single Parents, Housewives, Contract Workers and Farmers (Part 1)

insurance protection

For those of you who are the sole earner and provider for your family, you have to make every dollar …

Read More

Are You Planning on Leaving an Estate? Part 2

estate planning

Continuing from last week, here are some more points to consider to avoid stress and conflict when planning to leave …

Read More

Are You Planning on Leaving an Estate? Part 1

estate planning

Leaving an inheritance to one’s heirs can make a significant difference to their financial well-being. But when money is involved, …

Read More

Insurance – Safeguarding Your Family’s Lifestyle

Insurance

When you first started working you may not have given insurance a second thought. However, as you enter your peak …

Read More

‘Tis the Season for Charitable Gifting

charities

We Canadians have a strong tradition of donating to charities. Unfortunately due to government funding cutbacks, the amount of public …

Read More

Taking Charge of Your Savings in Your 40s

savings

Suddenly, you realize you’re in your 40s, and perhaps you don’t have the savings you’d like to have by this …

Read More

Succession Planning, A Good Winter Project for Farm & Business Families

succession planning

With the crop in the bins, fall work completed and the fall run of cattle leveling off, this winter might …

Read More

Page 4 of 16« First...«23456»10...Last »