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Monday, April 23, 2018

Securing Support Obligations Through Life Insurance Policies (Part 2)

BY: VALERIE DYE  Life insurance policies can be used to ensure that child and spousal support payments continue if the support payor dies. Quite often...

Securing Support Obligations Through Life Insurance Policies

BY: VALERIE DYE  Under the Family Law Act of Ontario, the court has the power to order an individual to make support payments for children...

Is Your Will Fool Proof? How To Avoid Challenges To Wills

BY: VALERIE DYE  Most people recognize the importance of having a will to ensure that their estate is managed smoothly after they die. Unfortunately, having...

Planning For The Care Of Disabled Relatives – The Henson Trust

BY: VALERIE DYE  In Estate planning it is important to give special consideration to the needs of a disabled child or relative. This is so...

Division Of Assets After A Short Marriage

BY: VALERIE DYE  Under the Family Law Act (the Act), where one party owns a home prior to marriage and the home becomes the matrimonial...

Ownership of Assets – Trust or Advancement

BY: VALERIE DYE  To a large extent, a trust is created expressly either through a will or through a separate document where a settlor transfers...

Roles and Responsibilities of Trustees

BY: VALERIE DYE  It is important to note that although trustees own and control assets given to them by a settlor, these assets are held...

Using Trusts In Estate Planning

BY: VALERIE DYE  A trust may be described as a mechanism which allows property or other assets to be held in the name of one...

Is Your Will Fool Proof? How To Avoid Challenges To Wills

BY: VALERIE DYE  Most people recognize the importance of having a will to ensure that their estate is managed smoothly after they die. Unfortunately, having...

Are You (Really) In A Common Law Relationship

BY: VALERIE DYE  In Canada persons in common law, relationships are given many of the same rights as married persons. One of the rights that...

Community News

GLOBAL PEACE Mission; love for all, hatred for none! Welcome to the Ahmadiyya...

BY: SIMONE JENNIFER SMITH “Unless we exercise justice, we will not have peace.” The Toronto Caribbean Newspaper had the honor of being invited to The 15th...

BBPA Announces the 36th Annual Harry Jerome Award Recipients – Defining Our Legacy

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Hero to the black Canadian community, the epitome of excellence, determination and dedication, Harry Jerome was an outstanding African Canadian Olympic Athlete...

They have taken the oath! Peel Regional Police swear in two new deputy chiefs

BY: ASHELLY SMITH  At 1 pm on March 27th, families, friends, police officers and well-wishers were present at the Emily V. Kolb Centre for the...

Genesis – The launch of Guyana Carnival 2018

BY: LEANNE BENN  There’s Trinidad, Antigua, Barbados, St Lucia, Brazil and even Bermuda among many other countries and cultures that all have something in common....

Ricky Persaud Jr. strumming sounds of Love, Peace and Unity

BY: JELANI GRANT  At four years old, Ricky Persaud Jr. started taking music classes at Music Together in New Jersey. At the age of eight,...