RRSP contribution deadline almost here: What entrepreneurs should know

Breadcrumb Trail Links Small Business Personal Finance Entrepreneur Here’s how small business owners can make the most of RRSPs, both now and in future years Published Feb 11, 2024  •  Last updated 1 day ago  •  3 minute read Feb. 29 is an important deadline for business owners with sole proprietor income or incorporated T4 income. … Read more

Guest Contribution: “The Federal Funds Rate: FOMC Projections, Policy Rules, and Futures Markets”

Today, we present a guest post written by David Papell and Ruxandra Prodan-Boul, Professor of Economics at the University of Houston and Economics Lecturer at Stanford University. The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) maintained the target range for the federal funds rate (FFR) at 5.25 – 5.5 percent in its January 2024 meeting. With falling … Read more

Does Employer Match Count Toward 401(k) Contribution Limits?

You might already know there’s a limit to how much you can contribute to your 401(k) each year, but matching employer contributions can add a layer of confusion. Retirement planning is an essential part of managing your personal finances effectively. You can become a better saver by expanding your understanding of 401(k) matching and taking … Read more

Guest Contribution: “Do not freak out about the Jobs-Workers Gap (or the Sahm Rule)”

Today, we are fortunate to present a guest contribution written by Paweł Skrzypczyński, economist at the National Bank of Poland. The views expressed herein are those of the author and should not be attributed to the National Bank of Poland. We present an update of the jobs-workers gap discussed in these previous posts:  [1], [2], [3], [4], … Read more