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Check in on your charitable giving

Canada
September 20, 2020

A New Year (and decade!) has just begun, making it an excellent time to review your finances and your estate plan. While doing so, why not take the opportunity to consider what you can do for your charitable legacy?

Check in on your charitable giving

If you can't decide, who will decide for you?

Canada
September 20, 2020

Planning for the future is important for everyone, but it’s especially important if you or someone you care about has dementia. That’s why we’ve partnered with RBC Wealth Management Estate & Trust Services to bring you a series of informative blogs about estate planning. In this blog, Elaine Blades, Senior Manager, Professional Practice Group, RBC Estate & Trust Services, outlines the steps everyone should take to plan for incapacity.

If you can't decide, who will decide for you?

Leave a Legacy: Five easy ways to give back

Canada
September 20, 2020

How do you leave a legacy? The Alzheimer Society of Canada and RBC Wealth Management are partnering up to help you decide what’s the best way to give back.

5 easy ways to give back

Ensuring your charitable legacy: How to choose the right fiduciary

Canada
September 20, 2020

When planning your charitable legacy, it’s important to appoint a fiduciary that acts on your financial behalf. But what exactly does a fiduciary do, and why are they important? Today, the Alzheimer Society of Canada and RBC Wealth Management, Estate & Trust Services partner up to give you insights and tips on choosing the right fiduciary for you.

Ensuring your charitable legacy: How to choose the right fiduciary

7 important reasons to make a will right now (and what happens if you die without one)

Canada
September 19, 2020

Planning for the future is important for everyone, but it’s especially important if you or someone you care about has dementia. That’s why we’ve partnered with RBC Wealth Management Estate & Trust Services to bring you a series of informative blogs about estate planning. In this blog, Elaine Blades, Senior Manager, Professional Practice Group, RBC Estate & Trust Services, explains why it's so important for everyone to have a will, and what you risk by not having one.

7 important reasons to make a Will right now

What is your legacy?

Canada
September 19, 2020

Planning for the future is important for everyone. That’s why we’ve partnered with RBC Wealth Management, Royal Trust to help you with your estate planning.

What is your legacy?

Canada to become 30th country with national dementia strategy

Canada
September 19, 2020

The Alzheimer Society of Canada celebrates the passage of Bill C-233, An Act respecting a national strategy for Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Canada will now become the latest country to develop a national dementia strategy to address the overwhelming scale, impact and cost of dementia.

Parliament Hill.