We Are Fee-Only, Advice-Only Financial Planners
Jason Heath, CFP
Jason graduated with a Bachelor of Economics degree from York University in Toronto. He also holds the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designation. In addition, Jason has completed numerous financial, tax and estate planning specialty courses from a variety of organizations.
Jason has been providing fee-only, advice-only financial planning since 2001 and is one of Canada’s best-known fee-only financial planners. He is currently a personal finance columnist for the Financial Post and MoneySense Magazine.
Jason has a particular interest in working with clients with complex planning issues, including Canadian expats in other countries.
He has three children and is an active volunteer in their schools and their sporting activities. He previously served on the board of directors as Treasurer for the Block Parent Program of Canada, a national children’s charity.
Nancy Grouni, CFP
Nancy had a 20-year career as an investment and insurance advisor with two large wealth management firms, working as a Senior Associate focused on building and presenting client financial plans and investment portfolio reviews.
She has a particular interest in financial planning for seniors and their adult children but works with single people, seniors and families at all planning stages seeking to take control of their financial lives.
Nancy is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP).
Nancy has been interviewed for a variety of publications and financial websites such as the Globe & Mail, Yahoo! Canada Finance, the Financial Post, CreditCards.ca, CreditCards.com and the Financial Pipeline.
Nancy has two children and is an active volunteer in the community. She enjoys travel and entertaining in her spare time. Nancy and her daughter also enjoy a shared passion for figure skating.
Brenda Hiscock, CFP
Brenda has over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry as a bank branch manager, new advisor trainer, college professor and financial planner. Whether she’s explaining a financial concept to one person or to a room of 100, Brenda’s approach to personal finance is that of education. After all, it’s much easier to follow advice when you understand it.
Brenda has a particular interest in working with clients and their advisors and in financial education for employees but works with people from all walks of life.
She is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and also holds a Registered Health Underwriter (RHU) designation with specialized knowledge in living benefits such as disability, critical illness and long-term care insurance.
Brenda has been interviewed for articles in publications such as the Globe and Mail and Advisor.ca. She has also been a returning guest on a radio show based in Montreal.
Brenda has a son who is a journalist and she enjoys running and yoga. In her spare time, she provides financial planning advice to cancer patients at Wellspring, an organization that offers various support services to cancer patients and their families.
Kim studied towards a Bachelor of Arts degree at York University in Toronto. She has completed numerous tax and financial planning courses.
Kim has worked as a branch manager with a Canadian trust company and as an executive assistant with Canada’s oldest fee-only, advice-only financial planning firm.
Kim has two children who both work in the automotive industry. Outside of the office, Kim enjoys golf, cooking and travel.
We Sell No Products Whatsoever
Our sole purpose is unbiased, objective financial, tax and estate planning advice
Our Typical Client
Our clients have a net worth ranging from zero to several million dollars. Likewise with their income. They live in Canada, for the most part. Those who are not in Southern Ontario are open to working remotely via secure web conference, email and telephone.
Basically, our clients are Canadians looking for unbiased, objective and comprehensive financial, tax and estate planning advice. And they don’t want investment or insurance products to be co-mingled with that advice.
Here are some of the services we offer:
- Fee-Only, Advice Only Financial Planning
- Retirement Planning
- Investment Strategy
- Tax Planning
- Insurance Needs
- Estate Planning
Frequently Asked Questions
Here are a few of the questions we’re commonly asked:
- What is a financial planner?
- What is a fee-only financial planner?
- What is a financial plan?
- What are your fees?
- Do you provide fee-only investment advice?
- Do you work with clients outside of Toronto?
True Financial Planning is a Process, Not a Product
After an introductory call to determine if and how we can help, our clients complete a questionnaire and provide a list of supplementary data before we put together a comprehensive financial plan that includes:
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The article "Banks’ Dirty Little Secret: You Can Hold Your Mortgage In Your RRSP — But Is It Worth The Trouble?" was originally published on Financial Post on February 27, 2017. There are a lot of reasons why holding your mortgage in your RRSP is appealing. And there...read more
The article "What To Do With Unused RESP Money" was originally published on February 21, 2017 on MoneySense. Kevin has $54,000 in an RESP but his children have completed their educations. Now what? Q: My wife and I have a son aged 25 years old and a daughter age 27...read more
The article "There’s More To The RRSP Than Mutual Funds and ETFs, But You Have To Tread Cautiously" was originally published on Financial Post on February 17, 2017. At this time of year, we are bombarded by marketing to buy the same RRSP investments we have always...read more
The article "How Much Should You Pay in Investment Fees?" was originally published on MoneySense on February 14, 2017. Fee info is hard to find online. Here’s advice Q: What do you think the fees for investment management at, let’s say, RBC, TD, BMO, or any of the big...read more
Yield Matters So Here’s A Primer On High-Dividend-Paying Stock, Bond and ETF Options to Fund Your RRSP
The article "Yield Matters So Here’s A Primer On High-Dividend-Paying Stock, Bond and ETF Options to Fund Your RRSP" was originally published on Financial Post on February 7, 2017. Interest rates have stayed lower so much longer than most would have expected after the...read more
Objective Financial Partners Inc.
8500 Leslie Street, Suite 101
Toll Free. 1.855.691.8471
Providing fee-only financial planning to clients in Toronto or worldwide via Skype
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We don’t sell investments, so we’re not going to tell you which stocks to buy and sell. However, we can build you a comprehensive and truly objective financial plan.