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Should I Stay or Should I Go Now: Staycationing Category: Investing

AirstreamShould I Stay or Should I Go Now” was the 1982 hit track from the Clash, but it is the question we are asking ourselves during this pandemic. Now that we have been locked up with nowhere to go for several months and as we enter stage three of the reopening here in British Columbia, ‘staycation’ is the latest buzz word.

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How to Make your Finances Recession-Proof Category: Investing

How_To_Make_Your_Finances_Recession_ProofBy now we've all heard that Canada, and the globe, is projected to experience a recession this year. This is mainly due to COVID-19 and how this pandemic has halted many industries and economies.

This isn't the first time that we've experienced a recession and chances are — it won't be the last. So how can you recession-proof your money and protect it?

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COVID-19 Toolkit Category: Investing

COVID19_ToolkitOcean Wealth has partnered up with the Pretty Money Club to offer a free resource for anyone looking for information on the benefits that have been announced to assist those struggling due to the impact of COVID-19.

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Coronavirus and Market Uncertainty Category: Investing

CoronavirusOver the last week, the financial markets have taken a significant downturn over the fears surrounding the Coronavirus. The S&P 500 had its worst weekly drop since the financial crisis in 2008, after setting all-time highs the previous week.1

Of course, investors are nervous about their money. If you are concerned with your portfolio, you’re not alone, however during times of market volatility, it’s important to stay objective and not emotional - and yes that is hard to do.

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Financial Planner vs. Accountant: Which One Do You Need? Category: Investing

Financial Planner VS AccountantWe can probably all agree that financial planning is pretty darn important. Whether you’re spending within the confines of a monthly budget or saving for a new home — there’s a good chance you’re already doing it without even knowing. Alas, there may come a time when you need a helping hand to navigate challenging financial hurdles like investments and taxes.

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3 Signs of a Successful Financial Plan Category: Investing

3 Signs of a Successful Financial PlanWhen you put a financial plan in place — you hope for the best. You want to have money to do certain things in life. Whether that means splurging on a European vacation or saving for your child’s college fund, careful financial planning helps achieve these things. But how do we really know if our efforts are paying off?

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