Take an active role in your financial well-being

The majority of Canadian women investors are either the primary or joint financial decision-makers in their households, yet only half feel confident or knowledgeable about their investing abilities1. Here are some resources to help you stay informed and feel empowered while making financial decisions.

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The changing landscape of women’s wealth

Women are controlling a rising amount of wealth, increasing their influence and control over the Canadian economy. In this report, Benjamin Tal and Katherine Judge, CIBC Economics, identify a number of factors that may explain why women are gaining more economic clout.

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Invest for your future 

Whether you’re saving for a home, your child’s education or retirement, learn how investing can help you reach your financial goals.

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Here are 3 common questions about savings and investments with our answers. 

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Learn about key strategies that will help you take control of your financial life.

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Plan for retirement – and life

Canadian women on average live 4 years longer than menOpens a new window in your browser.. Yet, fewer women than men have a formal retirement plan, or at least a 'good idea' of what their retirement income needs will be, according to a CIBC studyOpens a new window in your browser.. Learn how to prepare and plan for your retirement today.

We’ve got the answers to your questions for every stage of your financial journey.

90% of Canadians don’t have a detailed retirement plan. In this series, we'll provide suggestions on how to create yours.

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Have the estate planning conversation 

Learn about the key elements of an estate plan and the importance of having “the other talk” with your loved ones. 

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Estate planning is important for everyone. Follow these 10 simple steps to help you get started.

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This report will help you become familiar with common estate planning mistakes people make, as well as strategies to address them.

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