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Design

  • We listen to identify your dreams and goals
  • We gather, organize and analyze your financial information
  • We make recommendations based upon your needs
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Grow

  • We agree upon clear objectives and risk expectations
  • We monitor your investments and track the progress
  • We refine and revise along the way
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Protect

  • We offer investment strategies with downside protection for unpredictable markets
  • We offer insurance solutions which are an important foundation to all financial plans
  • We assist you with creating a legacy for future generations
  • We help protect your family from life’s unexpected challenges
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Investing for Humans

Wealthsimple is a pioneer in the robo-advisory field.  Launched in 2014, they now account for over 75% of Canada's online advisor space and recently launched in the US and UK.

Wealthsimple prioritizes user-friendly design and paperless onboarding for clients of all ages.They've been widely covered by Canada's Business News NetworkThe Globe and Mail and CBCamong others as the one to watch in this space. 

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Today's Plan

As a business owner or employer who offers your employees a retirement plan, you have a BIG problem! The Department of Labor has passed some new rules that are going to alter the way you do business vis-a-vis your fiduciary responsibilities to the plan. With these rules, all the providers on your retirement plan are going to have to explain in plain English what fees you are paying and what services they are providing for those fees.

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Tomorrow's Retirement

As experienced financial services professionals, we are uniquely positioned to work closely with your organization.  We pride ourselves on learning about our clients' business and we work to provide the right plan options for each business.  We are passionate about making sure plan sponsors and participants receive the same level of service that larger plans receive.  To learn more about Global View Capital Advisors.

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60 Seconds with Rudy Garcia

Investors who understand that the economy moves through periods of recovery and recession may have a better perspective on the overall cycle. During recovery, understanding whether the economy is at an early or late stage of the cycle may influence certain investment decisions. Conversely, during a recession, deciphering whether the economy is passing through a shallow or deep cycle also may influence certain decisions.

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