Kurt was recently interview by CTV News about retiring in Toronto and facing increased costs of living relative to other areas of the country. To view the article click HERE.
In the News
Kurt commented on a piece for the Globe and Mail recently regarding health care and the role it plays in financial advisors’ practices. Click HERE to view the article.
Kurt recently commented on a piece by The Globe and Mail about financial literacy, and how to engage kids. Read more: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/investing/globe-advisor/advisor-practice/article-why-financial-literacy-needs-to-be-tied-to-kids-real-lives-to-sink-in/
Kurt was recently interviewed on TVO Today’s The Agenda with Steve Paikin about the recent rise is popularity of financial influencers (or “finfluencers”). Watch the segment by clicking here.
Kurt was in the news recently, commenting on a piece for NerdWallet about the likelihood of a recession and tips to manage your finances during this time. Read More: https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/news/5-recession-ready-tips-savers-132901812.html or https://www.nerdwallet.com/ca/personal-finance/save-invest-during-recession
Kurt was recently featured in a talk show interview on the SiriusXM Radio Canada Talks show ‘Moolala: Money Made Simple’ with Bruce Sellery. Bruce and Kurt had a conversation about financial considerations to think about before and after a new baby arrives. Listen here:
Kurt wrote an article for Chartered Professional Accountants British Columbia (CPABC) on the need for goal-based financial planning. The article takes a detailed look into the two most common goals when planning one’s finances: using a RESP for children’s education, and retirement savings. Read more: https://www.bccpa.ca/news-events/latest-news/2022/april/building-an-investment-portfolio-to-match-life-goals/
Kurt was interviewed by The Globe & Mail on the growing amount of financial advice on social media. The article discusses how an increasing amount of youth are attracted to this type of content, and the dangers of going to unregulated media platforms or unlicensed influencers for detailed advice. He goes on to discuss potential …
Kurt was interviewed in The Globe & Mail regarding large cash balances being held during the pandemic, and the opportunity cost of sitting on cash. Read more:
Kurt was interviewed in The Globe & Mail regarding tax and financial planning considerations while splitting real estate assets in divorce. https://www.theglobeandmail.com/real-estate/article-real-estate-divorce-make-a-toxic-mix/