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Our personalized approach to financial planning The Plan
… A Taste Of Freedom
Plans developed must be monitored and changed as necessary
Planning is a process
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Investments Planning Tax Planning Estate Planning Risk Management Cash Management Retirement Planning Holistic personalized approach around these six basics disciplines of financial planning Our added value…
Pay Yourself First… Plan to spend, Save what’s left Plan to save, Spend what’s left Cash Management
Once your objectives are set , your non-discretionary expenses are fixed , you determine the amount you need to achieve your goals, budget it and, spend the rest.
Being Prepared … … Emergency Fund
Have sufficient funds to handle essential expenses during a three to nine month period.
Choose a short-term investment that provides instant access to your money.
Consider the new Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA) as an emergency fund.
TFSA : Tax Free Savings Account CASH MANAGEMENT & TAX PLANNING In addition, Tax-sheltered …. … Emergency Funds, vacation, business start-up new car, new home, cottage, renovation, education, retirement…. True cameleon… Flexible saving solution…
Reducing the tax bite Taxes… Taxation… We’d all like to keep more of what we make….
Your financial success depends in part on how you manage your annual tax burden
… Taxes … Taxation
Now is the time! Year-round … TAX PLANNING Learn how to take advantage of good opportunites… Short-term and long-term…
… Comes memorable moments…
How can you save?
You have the current income
You borrow the funds
You plan and you save
Registered Education Savings Plans (RESP) Does Your Education Savings Strategy Make the Grade? TAX PLANNING
Benefits of contributing to an RESP The rate of return is used only to illustrate the effects of the compound growth rate and is not intended to reflect future values of your RESP or returns on investment 114 969 $ 87 141 $ - $ 10 000 $ 20 000 $ 30 000 $ 40 000 $ 50 000 $ 60 000 $ 70 000 $ 80 000 $ 90 000 $ 100 000 $ RESP Regular Income Basic CES grant Contribution (pretax) RESP : Contributing $208.33 at the start of each month for 18 years and 20% grant at the start of each month for 14.4 years and earning 8% “before taxes” over 18 years. Regular Investment : Investing $208.33 at the start of each month for 18 years earning 8% (a portion of the earnings is subject to annual taxation).
RESP or TFSA ? Assumptions : Investment Return 6.5% Lump sum annual contributions on January 1 of each year. GOAL: Save for a child’s education Maximum Final value with flexibility A combination of both offers the best of both worlds…
The best of both worlds… RETIREMENT PLANNING Today and Tomorrow
… Make it everything it can be ! Building a solid retirement plan is a lifetime project
$ $ $ $ Go up Stay same Go down Now Age 55-65 The Dream Target Net Worth @ Retirement You want… Your needs to go down? To maintain the same lifestyle? Your net worth to go up? I N T E G R I T Y > Q U A L I T Y > R E S P O N S I V E N E S S
Is there a gap between your goals and reality? Your desired retirement lifestyle *FINANCIAL GAP Your current retirement forecast Financial Strategy
How do you fill the GAP?
Take more risks
Bring down your expectations
Invest more mone
Have a Financial Strategy
Individual Pension Plan
Complexities of various income streams ? Multiple income sources require planning
Personal savings :
Employer sponsored :
Employer pension plan
Deferred profit sharing
Retirement Income Planning in a Nut-Shell
Determine your retirement goals
Take a snapshot of your current situation
Determine your retirement goals / identify gaps
Create your Retirement Paycheque TM
Understand sources of income
Calculate your retirement income needs
Combine your income into a single income stream
Maximize your Retirement Paycheque TM
Take advantage of additional tax-saving strategies
Consider asset protection strategies
Maximize your net worth! Calculate your retirement income Calculate your retirement income Don't simply retire from something; have something to retire to HARRY EMERSON FOSDICK
Charting the right course Successfully navigating challenging markets INVESTMENTS PLANNING is the key to reaching your financial goals
The Corporate Class Advantage Tax planning benefits throughout the lifecycle of your investments: We have the tools…
Our money management professionals monitor markets from a global perspective We have the resources… Winnipeg Montr é al Dublin Hong Kong Investors Group is poised to help …
INVESTORS GROUP SECURITIES INC.
Products to fit every plan
Plans to fulfill every goal
Competitive Fees and Commission Rates
Access to experts
Protection you can depend on
Working with you and for you
Service that works for you
We have the tools …
Consolidate your stocks, money market instruments, treasury bills, fixed income investments and non Investors Group mutual funds into an overall plan. I N T E G R I T Y > Q U A L I T Y > R E S P O N S I V E N E S S Investors Group . Securities Inc. We are registered in all Canadian provinces and territories
Group RRSP, Group TFSA , Group Insurance Your business is more appealing with a versatile benefits package that helps attract and retain good employees We have the tools… The power of Group Plans
It takes a lifetime to accumulate … it’s worth protecting Are you unknowingly gambling with your and your family’s future… ? RISK MANAGEMENT
Risks of Life … … can adversely affect you and your survivors’ financial foundation Old Age Without Adequate Income Sudden Disability Premature Demise
the Dream… the Reality… $ $ $ $ Go up Stay same Go down Now Age 55-65 The Reality 1/3 of people will have to access their savings in order to deal with a disability, critical illness or need to care for aging parents.* Delayed retirement? The Dream Target Net Worth @ Retirement *1985 Commissioner’s Disability Table A (experience table); CIA 86 to 92 Aggregate Mortality Table
Life Insurance vs Lifestyle Insurance ™
Life insurance pays the benefit to your designated beneficiary after your death
How about Peace of mind and financial security when you need them most…?
Lifestyle Insurance™ pays benefits to you, while you’re alive
Lifestyle Insurance ™ is planning for no compromises on your choices and dreams… Protect your ability to generate an income You’ve poured your soul into building a successful business… RISK MANAGEMENT
Segregated Funds vs. Other Investments RISK REWARD Low High Low High
Regular non business investments
No potential for creditor protection
Lower expected return
risk = business risk
Potential For Creditor Protection
Highest Expected Return
RISK MANAGEMENT Business Assets Regular Investments (ie: GIC’s, Stocks, Mutual Funds) Segregated Fund Contract
An unexpected need for cash
Protect if possible from creditors
Offset (non-medicare) medical & dental expenses
Preserve lifestyle during retirement
Reduce/remove burden of debt
Offset expected reduction in net income
Replace personal income
Pay fixed expenses to keep the business going
Offset shrinkage – realize true business value
Funding buy-sell of shares & repayment of shareholder’s loan
Wealth preservation – pay large medical expenses
Wealth preservation – pay tax on capital gains & registered funds
Pay tax on recapture of depreciation (sole proprietor)
Increase cash flow & reduce capital gains on shares
Provide a fair & equitable estate distribution to heirs
Enhance the size of the estate
Gift to charity; reduce taxes & recoup capital on death
Financial concerns of business owners Risk Management Plan
Financial solutions for business owners Risk Management Plan
Critical Illness insurance
Long Term Care insurance
Medical and dental insurance plan
… to pass the torch … We can help with key issues and challenges towards a smooth transition COMES THE TIME RISK MANAGEMENT PLAN
Define your legacy … ESTATE PLANNING
The importance of State Planning
Safeguards your interests
anticipation of incapacity
Choose who will look after you
Did you know that 30 secondes before your death, all your assets are deemed disposed?
The Tax Planned Will Creating tax savings for your spouse and the next generation Testamentary trusts can also provide tax savings for beneficiaries Testamentary Trusts
protection for beneficiaries against creditor/family claims
Your wishes are…? for your family, your community, a cause that you value…
Provide for a dependant who is disabled?
Transfer a business?
Ensure your wishes are fulfilled
estate planning is not a ONE-time task
C onsider your personal goals
Protect and distribute your estate
Plan the ultimate gift…
Giving to your favourite cause can last beyond your lifetime …
A charitable legacy isn’t reserved for the ultra-rich
Giving of your wealth
Making a planned gift
Make a bequest to a charity in your will
Establish a donor advised fund
Establish a charitable remainder trust
Donate a life insurance policy
Establish a charitable life annuity
Gifts of Registered Plans or Life Insurance
Establish a private foundation
Donate publicly traded stocks or securities
It’s your gift … it’s your choice Philanthropy
It’s your gift … it’s your choice …
Similar to having your own private foundation
No administrative responsibilities
No upfront costs
Immediate tax benefits
Ability to support your favourite charities now and in the future
Builds a long-term charitable gift planning strategy
Y ou can name your account and personally recommend grants to desired charitable organizations on an annual basis
A smarter way to give …
Today and for the future
your dreams, in continued mode… your transitions… your destinations, your concerns… your goals,
… Maximize your possibilities and financial freedom … Turenne Joseph Tel. Office : (514) 350-8750 ext. 8815 Toll Free : 1 (866) 688-8750 Fax : (514) 350-8752 Email : [email_address] Financial Security Advisor Mutual Funds Representative Licensed in Québec, Ontario and British Columbia Investors Group Financial Services, a Financial Services Firm. 2001 University, Suite 1620 Montreal QC H3A 2A6 You have questions ? Source: Advisors Insights, Inc.