Post Secondary Scholarships Based on Need

I share Post Secondary information because we are still parents, and the first years out are crucial to the future success of your student.  If things go up the creek, you know you will have to dismantle the Jacuzzi and replace the walls to their old bedroom. Getting the children out of the nest in

Tax Time for Empty Nesters and their Post Secondary Students

At this time of year, Empty Nesters  turn their attention to their financial health.  It is almost tax time, and everyone is gathering their receipts, and updating their RRSP statements. For children of  new Empty Nesters, it is likely that this is  the first time that the young adults will be filing their own taxes.  If you are funding post secondary

Divorce in Midlife -The Financial Game Changer

Divorce in Midlife Late divorces are a royal pain for many reasons.  The impact on all parties involved is cold and hard. Bam! Your relationship with your forever partner is over. Bam! The family is split.  Bam! Your finances, and any hopes you had for financial security in your golden years may evaporate. Divorce is