Q4 Market Commentary

Published by The William Douglas Group Inc. on Jan 15, 2016

Dear Clients,   As we say goodbye to 2015, we reflect on the year that was and the year that may be. Certainly we can characterize 2015 as a year where the equity market disappointments were happily offset... Continue reading

Do you really need Life Insurance?

Published by The William Douglas Group Inc. on Nov 15, 2015

Some people don’t have life insurance because they feel the cost is too expensive, they aren’t sure if they need it, or because they have no idea how to go about purchasing a life insurance policy.   ... Continue reading

How to buy the right Life Insurance

Published by The William Douglas Group Inc. on Nov 15, 2015

Very often people hear they need life insurance, but they just don’t know why.  Clients often shy away from buying life insurance to protect their assets and their loved ones because they feel the monthly... Continue reading

The best estate plan is worthless if it can’t be found

Published by The William Douglas Group Inc. on Oct 15, 2015

Michael Pace, a financial planner in Seattle recalls how a relative taught him an enduring lesson about estate planning. As an advisor, I always ask clients about their estate-planning documents. I’ve... Continue reading

Powers of Attorney: How far can you go with Estate Planning?

Published by The William Douglas Group Inc. on Oct 15, 2015

Many of us consider a Power of Attorney (the “POA” document essential to the estate plan. The document is utilized while the donor (or “grantor”) of the power is alive and usually incapacitated. The POA... Continue reading

Protect yourself with Life Insurance

Published by The William Douglas Group Inc. on Aug 15, 2015

Thank you for your inquiry about a Life Insurance policy with WDG Inc. To ensure the quotes we provide you with are as accurate as possible, please complete your inquiry with detailed information for ... Continue reading

WDG has been awarded….

Published by The William Douglas Group Inc. on Jun 15, 2015

We are pleased to announce that The William Douglas Group Inc. has been awarded the title of Best Group Retirement Plans and Best Unbiased Investment & Insurance Options in Canada by Wealth & Finance ... Continue reading

Welcome Back Tony!

Published by The William Douglas Group Inc. on May 15, 2015

It’s really good to be back; I’ll miss certain aspects of that adventurous lifestyle, and will retain great memories of our experience, but it’s really good to be back with all of you.   You know, most... Continue reading

Go the extra mile to attract and retain Gen Y’s best and brightest

Published by The William Douglas Group Inc. on May 15, 2015

  It’s forecasted that in Canada, Generation Y’s (or Millennials) will work their way up and represent 75% of the workforce by 2028.* If you want to keep the job-hopping generation long-term, give them... Continue reading

Five effective ways to launch your employee benefit plans

Published by The William Douglas Group Inc. on May 15, 2015

Congratulations! You’ve just provided your employees with a benefits plan. Pass out the literature and everyone’s happy, right?   Better think again.   Only 13% of Canadian employees say they understand... Continue reading