Life insurance. You don't think you need it; until you do.

Published by Stephanie Farrow B.A., CFP. Certified Financial Planner on Dec 01, 2018

Life insurance is boring right?  I get it.  It seems to be one of those subjects no one really wants to talk about.  People typically don’t rush to get it, or become excited to learn about it.  The very... Continue reading

Grand Re-Opening November 1st, 1pm - 7pm

Published by Farrow Financial Services on Oct 04, 2018

Come check out our new digs! We have happily settled into our new location over the past several months, and we have now completed our exterior building renovations over the last several weeks.  It's ... Continue reading

Losing my Dad. Practical matters in the wake of grief.

Published by Stephanie Farrow B.A., CFP, Certified Financial Planner on Oct 01, 2018

Several short weeks ago we lost my father.  I can’t begin to describe how his unexpected death has devastated our family, but I’m sure those of you who have been through the loss of a family member will... Continue reading

Starting a small business. Calculating risk, overcoming fear, and taking the plunge

Published by Stephanie Farrow, Certified Financial Planner on Jun 01, 2018

Starting a business is not for the faint at heart.  Some say, an entrepreneur is someone who jumps off a cliff and builds a plane on the way down.  While that seems a bit dramatic, the image of this makes... Continue reading

Hello volatility. It's been a while.

Published by Stephanie Farrow, Certified Financial Planner on Apr 03, 2018

During the last several weeks we have seen the return of market volatility and experienced some of the largest market fluctuations we’ve seen in a couple years.  It’s been a while since volatility graced... Continue reading

Tax time. RRSP Deductions. Did you know?

Published by Stephanie Farrow, Certified Financial Planner on Mar 01, 2018

If you make an RRSP contribution in 2017, you need to include the deduction on your 2017 income tax return, right?  Wrong.  It’s a common misconception among Canadian taxpayers worth clarifying. If you... Continue reading

To RRSP or not to RRSP?

Published by Stephanie Farrow B.A, CFP, Certified Financial Planner on Feb 03, 2018

Should I put money into my RRSP or not?  Would my money be better off somewhere else, or is an RRSP my best option?  These are questions many Canadians ask themselves as the RRSP season rolls around each... Continue reading

TFSA or RRSP? Which makes the most sense for you?

Published by Stephanie Farrow, Certified Financial Planner on Jan 19, 2018

It seems the comparison of the Tax Free Savings account (TFSA) versus Registered Retirement Savings Account (RRSP) is still often misunderstood.   At the risk of over-simplifying , let’s start with some... Continue reading

It's official. We've moved!

Published by Farrow Financial Services on Jan 15, 2018

In June of 2017 we sent an eNewsletter announcing we’re moving … but not far.  We purchased the former Scotia Bank branch building across the road from us with the intention of moving our office over ... Continue reading

Welcome Sally Szeider-MacIntyre

Published by Farrow Financial Services on Jan 15, 2018

More exciting news!  We are pleased to welcome Sally Szeider-MacIntyre to our financial practice as an Associate Financial Advisor.  Sally comes to us with over 22 years experience in the financial services... Continue reading