May 15, 2020
Define.Plan.Achieve
closeup_pink_babys_breath.jpg
The Big Spring Clean: How to Get it All Done in 4 Weeks
The warm weather has finally arrived and that means it’s time for spring cleaning! Tidy up your house, wash everything and get summer off to a clean start.

This is a big task – so we’ve broken it down into 28 days: take it one day at a time!

spring_cleaning_sponge.jpg
Maintaining High Performance and Optimal Health in Times of High Stress
From iA Wealth Webcast Series

Self-isolation has been a major adjustment, and you may have found that the disruption to your daily routine has had an impact on your energy levels, concentration, eating habits and even the quality of your sleep. And I think most of us can say that, in terms of both our personal and work lives, COVID-19 has meaningfully increased our stress levels. That’s why I thought you would be interested in the webcast linked below. It’s presented by a highly respected expert on health and wellness who has a real gift for taking extremely complicated scientific insights and distilling them into clear, easy-to-follow tips and ideas that you can use every day.
Here are the details:
____________________________________________
Title: Maintaining High Performance and Optimal Health in Times of High Stress

Presenter: Dr. Greg Wells, health and performance expert, physiologist and bestselling author

Click here – available for viewing at any time
(43 minutes)
candle-flowers-bowl.jpg
Eye on the Economy
The North American economy is gradually reopening for business

Clément Gignac is Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist at iA Financial Group. He serves as the company’s spokesperson on economic matters.

COVID-19 and RRIF Minimum Amounts
As part of the federal economic response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Canada’s federal government reduced the mandatory RRIF withdrawal by 25%. The reduction applies only for 2020 and to all types of RRIFs
including locked in plans.

CI's Tax, Retirement and Estate Planning (TREP) team has put together a concise one pager to help you further understand some of the financial opportunities during this unique time.

This piece focuses on ways to maximize the change to RRIF minimum withdrawal amounts announced as part of the federal economic response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Reprinted with permission of CI Investments Inc., (May, 2020) 

coin-stack-chessboard.jpg
Helping you grow, protect and leave a legacy

This information has been prepared by Greg Frost who is an Investment Advisor for HollisWealth®. The material contained does not necessarily reflect the opinion of HollisWealth. HollisWealth® is a division of Industrial Alliance Securities Inc., a member of the Canadian Investor Protection Fund and the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada. The information contained in this newsletter comes from sources we believe reliable, but we cannot guarantee its accuracy or reliability. The opinions expressed are based on an analysis and interpretation dating from the date of publication and are subject to change without notice. Furthermore, they do not constitute an offer or solicitation to buy or sell any of the securities mentioned. The information contained herein may not apply to all types of investors. The Investment Advisor can open accounts only in the provinces in which they are registered. HollisWealth® is a division of Industrial Alliance Securities Inc., a member of the Canadian Investor Protection Fund and the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada. For more information about HollisWealth, please consult the official website at www.holliswealth.com . Insurance products provided through Hollis Insurance.