Keep an eye on your mailbox – it’s tax slip time

Published by J.M. (Jim ) Corrigan on Mar 02, 2017

It’s the time of the year when you may start receiving tax slips related to your 2016 investments. Some slips may look familiar, others may not. Here’s a quick description of some of the more common slips... Continue reading

Are you ready for some football?

Published by J.M. (Jim ) Corrigan on Jan 04, 2017

We’re heading into the homestretch of the National Football League playoffs, and getting close to Super Bowl Sunday on February 5. Whether or not your favourite team ends up playing in the big game this... Continue reading

It’s RRSP season! Do you know how much you can contribute this year?

Published by J.M. (Jim ) Corrigan on Jan 04, 2017

Happy New Year!  Another year, another RRSP contribution deadline. This year, you have until March 1 to make RRSP contributions that can count as a deduction against your income in 2016. If you know the... Continue reading

Tax Free savings Account...Keep your saving away from the tax department

Published by J.M. (Jim ) Corrigan on Nov 15, 2016

Don’t like paying taxes? Then you’ll love the TFSA “In this world, nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes” – Benjamin Franklin We’ve all heard the death-and-taxes expression before,... Continue reading

Getting the Facts: It's All in how Well you Listen

Published by J.M. (Jim ) Corrigan on Aug 25, 2016

I was introduced to a client about a year ago who both amazed me and frustrated me. As I have gotten to know him I have found him to be an amazingly brilliant yet very humble individual. He is a successful inventor... Continue reading

The Results of Hard Work has a Pay Off

Published by J.M. (Jim) Corrigan, CHS, CLU on Aug 11, 2016

As I write this, I am suddenly realizing how fast the summer of 2016 is flying by. It seems like just yesterday we were putting the boat in the water and opening the cottage. Where have the past 4 months... Continue reading

Case Study 3

Published by J.M. (Jim ) Corrigan on May 03, 2016

  Disability Insurance plans are not all created the same and so it is vitally important that you know what the contract will or will not cover. Simply shopping around for the cheapest premium is the ... Continue reading

Case Study 2

Published by J.M. (Jim ) Corrigan on May 03, 2016

Insurance planning means addressing some difficult subjects. You don't expect to face any tragedies personally, but you realize that like everybody else something totally unforeseen can happen. So what... Continue reading

A Case Study

Published by J.M. (Jim ) Corrigan on Mar 31, 2016

I have been working with Joan and her husband Don for several years. They are two medical specialists working in 2 different hospitals in Kingston Ontario and they have 3 very active, sports minded children... Continue reading

Selling your Individual Life Insurance policy to your Medical Professional Corporation

Published by J.M. (Jim) Corrigan on Nov 16, 2015

Recently I met with a medical doctor in Kingston Ontario who had been referred to me about helping her to understand her life insurance policy. She hadn't heard from the agent who had sold it to her in... Continue reading