Monthly Minute
April 2021 - news & updates
Market Updates
Listen to Wealth Matters Market Updates with CI Investments' top portfolio managers which include an update for the Evolution portfolio. You can access the webcast recording online.

Tax Planning
Tax summaries have been sent, and we encourage you to double-check all receipts are in your possession before filing your tax return.
Remember, there can be multiple RRSP contribution slips if many contributions were made.
If you have a Non-registered account, then transactions are summarized on a T5008.
Any questions, we are happy to help.

Recognizing there is more of the same here! More support for small businesses, and more debt being taken on. CFIB (Canadian Federation of Independent Business) indicates some of the right steps are being taken for independent businesses. Some of the other political parties don't think it's gone far enough. However, the amount of debt being taken on by our governments is something that will be around for a long time. Effective management and guidance will be critical for success.
Heath and Lifestyle
In the Community
The Richmond Hill Speaker Series returns: Four Engaging Virtual Lectures. This lecture series has gone online. For some interesting perspective check out the topics.

Registered Accounts
Reminder: The trustee fees for all registered accounts (RRSP, RRIF, LRIF, LIRA) will be charged on June 3rd. Please note, the fee will be taken as instructed on your account, so it may be taken from the Assante account, or charged to your bank account.

A few key tips for TFSA's and RRSP's.

Are you looking to set up a group RRSP? Speak to us about your options using our online investing platform, Assante Connect.
Get the APP!

We now have an app, so you can access your accounts from your phone.

Go Paperless!
Assante InvestorOnline is designed to provide you with a secure and private communication gateway, and around-the-clock access to important information about your account.

Find the Assante InvestorOnline app in the iOS App store for Apple or in Google Play for Android devices.

Register for Assante InvestorOnline here.
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