Baby Boomers Shifting to Retirement Fund Decumlation C.D.Howe Report – August 16, 2012

Baby Boomers Shifting to Retirement Fund Decumlation  C.D.Howe Report – August 16, 2012

CFN – Retiring babyboomers are driving a shift from retirement-fund accumulation to decumulation, but they need better choices to protect against longevity risk, according to a report released today by the C.D. Howe Institute. In “Annuities and Your Nest Egg: Reforms to Promote Optimal Annuitization of Retirement Capital,” the University of Calgary’s Norma Nielson says […]

Jenni MacDonald of Dominion Lending Centres now serving Mortgage Seekers in Cornwall, Ontario and area!

Jenni MacDonald of Dominion Lending Centres now serving Mortgage Seekers in Cornwall, Ontario and area!

Looking for a residential mortgage, commercial mortgage or equipment leasing? Call Jenni at Dominion Lending Centres today! “The most important preparation for purchasing a home is to have your Credit Score in order. I can go over your Credit Bureau with you and give you a plan to get you the highest score you can […]

Canada Must Revamp Trade and Investment Policies to Exploit Emerging Global Patterns: C.D. Howe Institute

Canada Must Revamp Trade and Investment Policies to Exploit Emerging Global Patterns: C.D. Howe Institute

CFN – To revitalize its flagging trade and productivity performance, Canada should adapt its international trade and investment policies to a world of global value chains, evolving trade and investment patterns, and deepening economic integration; according to a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute. . In “Breaking Free: A Post-mercantilist Trade and Productivity Agenda […]

Small Business Funding at the South Dundas Business Breakfast by Reg Coffey, April 24, 2012

Small Business Funding at the South Dundas Business Breakfast by Reg Coffey, April 24, 2012

  From Left to right: Angela Besner, Account Manager, BDC; Candy Pollard, Business Consultant, Cornwall Business Enterprise Centre; Ravinder Banga, Loans Officer, SD&G Community Futures Development Corporation; Charlene MacLennan, Senior Advisor Grants and Projects, SD&G Community Futures Development Corporation; Keith Kerr, Commercial Accounts Manager, RBC; Nicole Sullivan, Economic Development Officer, Township of South Dundas.   […]

C.D. Howe Institute: Consumer Debt Reaches Record Levels in Canada – April 4, 2012

C.D. Howe Institute:  Consumer Debt Reaches Record Levels in Canada – April 4, 2012

CFN – Canadian households are saddled with unprecedented amounts of debt through bank loans, credit cards and lines of credit, according to a report released today by the C.D. Howe Institute. In The Rise in Consumer Credit and Bankruptcy: Cause for Concern?, author James MacGee finds that debt levels associated with consumer credit are higher than […]

Cornwall Ontario Economic Sr Dev Honcho Bob Peters at Fancy Food Show in Washington DC – July 10, 2011

Cornwall Ontario Economic Sr Dev Honcho Bob Peters at Fancy Food Show in Washington DC – July 10, 2011

Washington DC – We heard from Bob Peters of Economic Development here in Cornwall Ontario where he is sharing some of the amazing opportunities and advantages of setting up shop in our City by the River. I am in Washington on behalf of the City to exhibit at the Fancy Food Show. The food sector […]

How to Bring Clarity and Stability to Derivatives Trading: C.D. Howe Institute – May 3, 2011

How to Bring Clarity and Stability to Derivatives Trading:  C.D. Howe Institute – May 3, 2011

Toronto ON – The recent financial crisis has driven many plans for improving the stability and resilience of the global financial system.  One concept, managing the risk of default in securities or financial derivatives markets through central counterparties, receives scrutiny in a report released today by the C.D. Howe Institute.   In “Time for Stability […]

C.D. Howe Institute Report on the 2011 Federal Budget – When Striking an Awkward Balance Means Striking Out – Ottawa Ontario – March 24, 2011

C.D. Howe Institute Report on the 2011 Federal Budget – When Striking an Awkward Balance Means Striking Out – Ottawa Ontario – March 24, 2011

When Striking an Awkward Balance Means Striking Out: Budget 2011   By Alexandre Laurin, Finn Poschmann and William B.P. Robson     The many minor, targeted spending initiatives and tax credits proposed in the 2011 federal budget delay a badly needed return to budget balance.   Notwithstanding their appeal to the targeted beneficiaries, few of […]

Financial security planning with Scott Beck – December 1, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Financial security planning with Scott Beck – December 1, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON –We’re starting a new series on financial security planning  from Scott Beck of Freedom 55 here in Cornwall Ontario. Tax-efficient investing beyond RRSPs The tax advantages registered retirement savings plans (RRSPs) offer make them the default choice for many Canadians. Investors often use them to save, and then roll the money into registered […]

Cornwall Ontario Exhibits at PM Expo to Promote City – December 1-3 – Toronto

Cornwall Ontario Exhibits at PM Expo to Promote City – December 1-3 – Toronto

Cornwall ON – Cornwall Economic Development will once again be showcasing development opportunities at the Property Management Exposition and Conference, more commonly known as PM Expo.   The show takes place at the Metro Toronto  Convention Centre in Toronto, December 1-3, 2010. The City has exhibited at the show for the  past several years. . The Cornwall Booth number is […]

Cornwall Ontario Chamber of Commerce Says Business Tax Relief Crucial to Economic Success – November 25, 2010

Cornwall Ontario Chamber of Commerce Says Business Tax Relief Crucial to Economic Success – November 25, 2010

Cornwall ON – The Canadian Chamber is reporting that some members of government are calling for the corporate tax reductions, promised in 2007, to be eliminated. The possible elimination has the Cornwall & Area Chamber of Commerce concerned and it plans to lobby the government to keep its promise. . “Whomever in the House of […]

Ontario Introduces Electricity Cost Relief McGuinty Government Introduces New Measures to Help Ontario Families and Reduce Debt – November 19, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Ontario Introduces Electricity Cost Relief  McGuinty Government Introduces New Measures to Help Ontario Families  and Reduce Debt – November 19, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Toronto  ON  – The Ontario government today introduced the Ontario Clean Energy Benefit (OCEB), which would provide a 10 per cent benefit to help consumers manage rising electricity prices for the next five years.  The OCEB, which would help more than four million residential consumers and more than 400,000 small businesses, farms and other consumers, […]

Personal Effectiveness & Building Influence with Others Presented by: Gary Gzik, CEO of BizXcel Inc. – HRDP SD&G Chapter – November 25, 2010

Personal Effectiveness & Building Influence with Others Presented by: Gary Gzik, CEO of BizXcel Inc. – HRDP SD&G Chapter – November 25, 2010

Cornwall ON – One cannot separate the impact that personal effectiveness has on the ability to influence performance and relationships with others. It is a choice to continually grow and acquire the knowledge and skills to make tomorrow infinitely better than today. Join the HRDP  SD&G Chapter on November 25th as Gary Gzik, CEO of […]

Ontario Teacher’s Pension Fund partner on Winning Bid for High Speed 1 Channel Link – Loonie Down – Oil Up – US$ nuts! November 5, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Ontario Teacher’s Pension Fund partner on Winning Bid for High Speed 1 Channel Link – Loonie Down – Oil Up – US$ nuts! November 5, 2010 – Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall ON – The Ontario Teacher’s Pension Fund one day may own the world!   Their investments are wide ranging as is their partnership that’s just been announced to win the 30 Year contract for the 68 KM  High Speed 1  Channel link in from London to Paris and other points. $3.4 Billion C$ was the […]

BCE to Own 100% of CTV with Billion Dollar Plus Purchase – What do you think Canada? Cornwall Ontario – September 12, 2010

BCE to Own 100% of CTV with Billion Dollar Plus Purchase – What do you think Canada?  Cornwall Ontario – September 12, 2010

Cornwall ON – Media Convergence and the consolidation of power in the media industry continue as BCE, the company that owns Bell Canada  has purchased  CTV for over 1 Billion dollars! LINK “In today’s digital age, it is extremely important to be a part of a vertically integrated company that can take advantage of content […]