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Are we now going to force businesses to lose money?

What’s next, would the labour market and unions like to take over management of all small business in Ontario? While most SME’s have had some time to prepare for the incoming minimum wage hike, the reality is many of them may be in a position where they are forced to make decisions financially to stay afloat. If they employ a lot of part time and lower income workers due to their industry type the changes would have a major affect on their bottom line. For some it would be the difference between profit and loss. Their options would be to cut benefits or other items or cut staff and push more work onto their existing staff hardly the desired affect the provincial government was looking for.

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Creating Business Opportunities Using Life Insurance

Life InsuranceLife insurance is an essential piece of financial planning for the growth of your business. A well-designed life insurance benefit plan will protect your company, employees and their families in the event of an unexpected death and can help fund buy-outs and find additional ways to save tax efficiently.

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Humble & Fred Wellness Interview on XM Sirius

Humble & Fred Brett Tanner is interviewed on The Humble & Fred Radio Show  December 14, 2017 The Miracle of Wellness The Chambers Plan Great News For Small Business! Please click below to listen to the Brett Tanner interview with Humble & Fred.

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Understanding How New Mortgage Regulations Will Change the Home Buying Process

New mortgage regulations are on the horizon. Many Canadians will face additional stress test applying for a mortgage from a federally regulated lender after January 1st, 2018. Lenders will be required to vet all mortgage applicants, even if they can produce a down payment of 20 percent or more, this may present rates that are noticeably higher than their contractual mortgage rate.

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Stress-Test Mortgage Regulations

Toronto and Vancouver See Home Sale Increase Due to Recent Stress-Test Mortgage Regulations

The real estate market is seeing a dramatic upswing in purchasing enlight of upcoming mortgage regulations. October saw an increase in the number of homes sold in both Vancouver and Toronto. The shift in the Toronto market is tied directly to new mortgage rules taking effect this January.


According to the Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB), real estate purchases increased by a staggering 12 percent in October, marking the most significant spike in sales since the previous peak in March. The October increase was an estimated 27 percent lower than last year at the same time, during this time Toronto experienced record real estate sales.

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11th Annual Tanner Financial Charity Classic Tournament

Held at the Richmond Hill Golf Club JUNE 4, 2018 Benefiting the Geneva Centre for Autism and The Gerry Tanner Memorial Scholarship Over the last 10 years we have raised nearly $100,000 for charities benefiting autistic children and their families, the homeless in Toronto and our scholarship program. Save the date and join us to make a difference for the children of today. Become a Sponsor or Donate Prizes: Please email Monique or call 1- […]

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Extended Health Claim

How to Improve Your Firms Extended Health Claim Experience Living in Canada provides us with a healthcare system designed to take care of our core healthcare needs. An Extended Health Care Insurance plan is meant to cover a wide range of medical expenses not covered by the government-run public insurance plan. This allows your firm’s employees the ability to not dip into their savings for many common health-related expenses. Many firms provide an Extended Health […]

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Chamber Group Insurance Plan

Why a Chamber Insurance Group Insurance Plan is the best option for Your Small or Medium Size Business Think about it. Imagine you as a small business owner or entrepreneur having the ability to access the same group benefits that large corporations offer to their employers. This is what a Chamber Group Insurance Plan can provide for you, your employees and their families. The Chambers of Commerce Group Insurance Plan is Canada’s largest group benefit […]

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Brett Tanner Interview With Humble & Fred October 27, 2017

How To Buy A Group Insurance Plan Brett Tanner is interviewed on The Humble & Fred Radio Show  October 27, 2017 Chamber Of Commerce Plan Insurance – Insurance For Small Business – Benefit Plans For Small Business Please click below to listen to the Brett Tanner interview with Humble & Fred.    

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