Birth of a child

Whether you have already welcomed your new bundle of joy, or are expecting, life is never going to be the same.  According to, the average cost of raising a child to age 18 is a whopping $243,660.   Here are some resources to help you prepare for your child rearing years.


Things to consider before the arrival date

A primer on education savings plans

Registered Education Savings Plans & Grants

Education savings comparisons (RESP's aren't the only game in town)