How can you prepare your teenager for financial responsibility? What are the most significant obstacles today’s teens are facing in developing good spending and saving habits, and how can parents work around them? Raising kids in today’s digital world comes with many challenges, but we’d like to help with the all-important conversations around money.

Join our expert Robin Taub, CPA, CA, parent, and award-winning author of Raising Money-Smart Kids: How to Teach your Kids about Money While Learning a Few Things Yourself and of The Wisest Investment: Teaching your Kids to be Responsible, Independent, and Money-Smart for Life, her latest book.

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This episode is part of our podcast focusing on helping listeners build confidence for approaching and handling difficult money conversations at various stages of life.

The views expressed by our guests are theirs alone and not necessarily the views of CPA Canada. This is a recorded Podcast. The information presented is current as of the date of recording. New and changing government legislations and programs may have come into effect since the recording date. Please seek additional professional advice or information before acting on any podcast information.

The loss of a loved one is devastating and can take a toll on women physically, mentally, and financially. This episode features guest Kimberley Short, CIM®, CFP®, FCSI®, MFA-P™, TEP a principal, portfolio manager, certified financial planner and trust and estate practitioner at ShortFinancial with iA Private Wealth. Kimberly will guide listeners through the process of widowhood, while providing useful information for women on how to deal with money after the death of a spouse, how get a handle on finances if you have not had that responsibility in the past, how to manage finances moving forward, basics on wills and estates, and where to look for help during this difficult time.

This podcast information was prepared by Kimberley Short who is a Portfolio Manager, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® and Trust and Estate Practitioner for iA Private Wealth Inc. This is not an official program of iA Private Wealth Inc. and the opinions expressed during this podcast are those of Kimberley Short only and do not necessarily reflect those of iA Private Wealth Inc. iA Private Wealth Inc. is a member of the Canadian Investor Protection Fund and the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada. This podcast is intended for general information only; please obtain independent professional advice, in the context of the particular circumstances. This episode was recoded on July 21, 2021.

This episode is made possible by the generous support of our national development sponsor, Canada Life.

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Divorce or separation can leave many women wondering what will come of their finances and how they will support themselves, their dependents, and overall lifestyle. For some, this means taking finances into their own hands for the first time ever and learning how to pave the way themselves. This episode, with certified financial planner Léony DeGraaf, CFP, CEA, EPC, will focus on what issues women face when going through a separation or divorce and what they can do to set themselves up for independent financial wellbeing and success. This episode was recorded on June 24, 2021.

This episode is made possible by the generous support of our national development sponsor, Canada Life.

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Let’s face it. Being a mom is a full-time job by itself, add a career on top of that as well as tending to the everyday needs and wants of your kids, and soon not only is your bank account depleting, but so is your time. In this episode, Lisa van de Geyn, freelance writer, editor, mom and author of Babies: How to Afford Your Bundle of Joy, will teach us how to make a plan before having kids, how to budget for becoming a mom and growing a family as well as how to juggle motherhood and a career. This episode was recorded on June 10, 2021.

This episode is made possible by the generous support of our national development sponsor, Canada Life.

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Starting a career or entering into a new career can be exciting but it also poses unique financial obstacles and challenges for a woman. In this episode, guest Gloria Ng, CPA and podcast host for MISS FINDEPENDENT , sheds light on entering into a new job with a focus on how to set yourself up for success, manage student loans, set goals and establish life-long healthy financial habits. This episode was recorded on June 18, 2021.

This episode is made possible by the generous support of our national development sponsor, Canada Life.

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Confidence in money decisions comes with knowledge and practice.  Join Lisa Zamparo, CPA, CA, Financial Strategist and founder of the Wellth Company, to explore how to learn about your money, make your money work for you, what steps you can take to gain the confidence to make decisions, the gender gap in risk and investing, and how you can take calculated risks for setting up your financial future.  This episode was recorded on July 8, 2021.

This episode is made possible by the generous support of our national development sponsor, Canada Life.

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This episode explores how women think and relate to money; helping women better understand money in order to find comfort in their own financial lives. Join our expert Vanessa Bowen, CPA, Money Coach and founder of Mint Worthy, as she discusses her challenges around money and how she took ownership of her financial life, while providing insight on how women can gain confidence in dealing with money matters that they tend to avoid. This episode was recorded on June 30, 2021.

This episode is made possible by the generous support of our national development sponsor, Canada Life.

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Almost a year into the pandemic and it’s hard to believe it’s already approaching tax time again. With a disruptive year in our rearview,  Fabio Bonanno, CPA, CA, Principal, Taxation at CPA Canada, guides listeners through the necessary information this coming tax season. This episode was recorded on January 27, 2021 via Skype. Please note: the topics discussed in this recording are as at the date of the recording, rules may have changed since the recording date. This recording is not intended to be tax advice.

For resources visit: cpacanada.ca/COVID19finlit

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It can be difficult to plan our financial future on a normal day, add in a global pandemic and it can make things even more challenging. In this episode, Aurèle Courcelles, CPA, CMA, CFP, TEP, FP Canada™ Fellow explains that “it’s never too late to start” as he breaks down the importance of making a financial plan as well as provides steps you can take to get started today. This episode was recorded on November 26, 2020 via Skype.

Want to hear more from Aurèle? Tune into the webinar, Financial planning: Building a lifelong financial plan offered on-demand.

For more resources, visit cpacanada.ca/finlitresources, fpcanada.ca, “Your Financial Toolkit” (Financial Consumer Agency of Canada)

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Are you confused about life insurance? How do you know if the life insurance you have is enough? Why is it so hard to talk about something that is so important? In this episode, Graham Rogers, FSA, FCIA, Director of Product and Large-Case Support at Canada Life, helps us understand the ins and outs of life insurance and what we can do to ensure we are informed and protected, especially during these unpredictable times. This episode was recorded via Skype.

Want to hear more from Graham? Tune in to the webinar, Life insurance after COVID-19: Protecting yourself now and in the future offered on-demand.

For more resources, visit cpacanada.ca/finlitresources.

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