The MoneySaver Podcast

Learn how to make smart choices at every stage of your life, safeguard your interests and protect yourself from poor advice. The goal is to help you save money and increase your assets. Hosted by journalist Ellen Roseman and Canadian MoneySaver Editor in Chief Lana Sanichar.

   

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Women - Overcoming Traditional Barriers to Become Financially Savvy

Ellen Roseman chats with Jackie Porter, Certified Financial Planner, author of Single by Chance or Choice, about financial planning as a woman and a single person and how to inspire women to get beyond traditional barriers in order to become financially knowledgeable

 

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Planning for Retirement - Unconventionally!

In this episode, Ellen Roseman speaks with Fred Vettese, Actuary and Author of Retirement Income for Life: Getting More Without Saving More (Second Edition) about his contrarian view of Canadian retirement strategies, including delaying CPP and decumulation of assets.

 

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Why is the tax system so complicated?

Ellen Roseman chats with Neal Winokur, a frustrated accountant on the reforms that he believes are needed for the Canadian tax system.

 

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Divorce - Getting Your Finances in Order when Considering Divorce

Ellen Roseman interviews Stella Papadopoulos, author of I’m Getting Divorced Where Do I Start? about what she considers important steps to be taken into account when considering divorce.

 

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D-I-Y Investing with Dan Hallett, CFA, CFP

Ellen Roseman talks to Dan Hallett, CFA, CFP, Vice President, Research and Principal at Highview Financial Group about fiduciary duty, how to find an advisor, mutual funds, exchange traded funds and do-it-yourself investing.

 

 

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Making Ends Meet During Covid-19.

Ellen Roseman chats with Stephen Weyman from howtosavemoney.ca on ways to make ends meet during Covid-19. They discuss government programs, payment deferrals on loans and credit cards, saving on usual monthly expenses like utilities, creating an emergency fund and his three best tips for financial success.

 

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Personal and Business Benefits Explained due to Covid-19

Have you been affected by the Covid -19 pandemic?  Janet Gray, Certified Financial Planner, and Ellen Roseman discuss the different benefits that are available to Canadians and Canadian businesses rolled out by the Government of Canada.  They discuss the Canadian Emergency Response Benefit, Canada Emergency Business Account and a host of other benefits that are available.

 

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Wills, Powers of Attorney and other Important Documents

Whether it's a holographic will, a will drawn up by a lawyer or even a will from a digital platform, every Canadian should have one.  Ellen Roseman chats with Erin Bury from Willful.co about wills, powers of attorney and other important documents.

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Tips and Tricks for Saving Your Money

Ellen Roseman chats with Gordon Stein about his book The Cashflow Cookbook.  They discuss simple ways to save money and reduce debt without sacrificing lifestyle. They touch on cell phones, clothing, car washes, paying down debt, the idea of wealth, your net worth, saving and investing and many other topics.

 

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Advice-Only Financial Planner Puts Clients First by Selling Advice only, No Products.

In this episode of the MoneySaver Podcast, Ellen Roseman chats with Sandi Martin, Certified Financial Planner, from Springplans.ca about fiduciary duty, advice-only financial planners, and putting the needs of the client before product.

 

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