CHCH Morning Live’s Finance Friday
Join FirstOntario’s Dave Schurman every other Friday at 7:10 a.m.
FirstOntario’s Dave Schurman is back on CHCH Morning Live for another season of Finance Friday. Join him every other Friday—bright and early—as he talks about different ways to make the most out of your money. Dave tackles a different topic each segment and viewer questions are welcome!
Stay tuned! The next episode airs Friday, May 10 @ 7:10 a.m.
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Do you have retirement planning on your mind?
Episode 74 – April 12, 2019
Dave Schurman is a wealth of knowledge when it comes to RRSPs, TFSAs, CPP and OAS. This week on Finance Friday, he answers viewer questions about retirement saving and spending.
How do you turn your savings into retirement income?
Episode 73 – March 29, 2019
More than 425,000 Canadians are retiring every year which explains why retirement savings is such a hot topic. However, when it comes time to stop working, do you know your options for converting those savings into income? Tune in to hear Dave Schurman discuss retirement income in this segment of Finance Friday.
What’s the difference between a TFSA and RRSP?
Episode 72 – March 15, 2019
Since the introduction of TFSAs 10 years ago, their popularity has risen dramatically. In fact, a recent poll found that over half of Canadians prefer the TFSA to an RRSP. In this segment, Dave Schurman discusses the benefits of the Tax-Free Savings Account.
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More Finance Friday
Why invest in a RRSP?
Episode 71 – March 1, 2019
RRSPs allow you to save significant money on income tax in your working years when your Marginal Tax Rate (MTR) is highest, and allows your investments to grow tax free until retirement when you’ll pay less tax on withdrawals. This week on Finance Friday, Dave Schurman discusses the benefits of the Registered Retirement Savings Plan.
What’s the difference between Old Age Security and the Canada Pension Plan?
Episode 70 – February 15, 2019
Old Age Security (OAS) and Canada Pension (CPP) are very different pension plans. OAS is based on how long you’ve lived in Canada and CPP is based in how much you’ve contributed over the years. Watch as Dave Schurman discusses how you can use both to your advantage when planning for retirement.
How much do you need to retire?
Episode 69 – February 1, 2019
In a recent IPSOS poll, 46% of respondents said they don't have a plan for saving for retirement. Are you in the same boat? Dave Schurman discusses tips for preparing for your retirement years in this segment.
What impacts your credit score?
Episode 68 – January 18, 2019
A good credit score could be important when getting a loan or mortgage, leasing a car, and applying for a job or certain insurance products. Watch as Dave Schurman discusses what’s included in a credit report and how you can ensure a positive credit score.
How can you reduce debt?
Episode 67 – January 4, 2019
For the past nine years, the top financial goal among Canadians has been to pay down debt; however, debt levels have continued to increase. In this segment, Dave Schurman discusses tips for reducing debt and reaching large financial goals.