This video is part of a three-part estate planning fundamental series to raise awareness and help Canadians plan for their future. The series is produced in collaboration between RBC Wealth Management Royal Trust and David Chilton, author of best-selling personal finance guides The Wealthy Barber and The Wealthy Barber Returns, and former dragon on CBC’s Dragons’ Den. Leave a legacy, not a burden™
"I don’t want to be the executor of my dad’s will and don’t want my kids to have to take on that burden when I die."
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The Wealthy Barber's crucial message to all of his French-speaking friends, in French.