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Save up to $150 on FlexiFonds transfer fees¹

Transfer your RRSP, TFSA, or RRIF from another financial institution to FlexiFonds by July 31, 2022, to take advantage of this promotion.1. We'll even take care of the paperwork for you!

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Why invest in a tax-free savings account (TFSA)?

When you invest in a TFSA, you can save tax-free, starting at age 18. Whether you're just starting your career, have children, or are nearing retirement, the TFSA can adapt to your projects.

A savings vehicle that can be used to:

The benefits of choosing the TFSA with FlexiFonds:

  • Earnings that grow tax-free and income that isn't taxable even when withdrawn.
  • The flexibility to withdraw, ideal for your medium- or long-term plans!
  • A choice of three products tailored to various risk profiles and your savings plans.
  • An investment in the local economy.

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Reinvest your tax savings in your TFSA every year!

70% of FlexiFonds mutual fund assets are related to the local economy

Investing with FlexiFonds is a great way to keep your savings local.

Flexible products to help make your dreams a reality

When you choose to invest in a TFSA with FlexiFonds, you'll have access to three mutual funds primarily made up of Québec stocks and bonds, each adapted to different investor profiles. There's something for everyone! You'll have the flexibility to access your money when you need it, and there are no enrolment, transaction, or redemption fees.

FlexiFonds Conservative

You prioritize income stability over long-term appreciation of your savings?

FlexiFonds Balanced

Looking for balance between income and savings growth?

FlexiFonds Growth

Looking for long-term savings growth and, to a lesser extent, income?

Calculate the future value of my TFSA

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Indexing your contributions allows you to factor inflation into your plan by increasing contributions proportionately so that their value remains stable. For example, if you want to contribute $1,000 per year, with an indexation of 2%, you'll have to contribute $1,000 in year one, $1,020 in year two, and so on. Without indexing, your $1,000 contribution will lose value over time.

In years, your savings could reach .

Make sure you have enough TFSA contribution room available to respect the stated contribution amount. You can find this information by logging into My Account on the CRA website or calling the CRA's Tax Information Phone Service (TIPS): 1-800-267-6999

    1. The rate of return is solely used to illustrate the effects of the compound growth rate; it's not meant to reflect the future value of FlexiFonds shares.
    2. We assume that your investment will yield interest calculated on an annual basis.
    3. The base percentage displayed is the average annual return for a balanced profile according to the Institut québécois de planification financière (IQPF). This makes it possible to assess how much your investments are likely to grow.
    4. Contributions are indexed to the rate of inflation. The inflation rate used is based on the most recent rate provided by the IQPF, which is 2%.

* The rate of return is used only to illustrate the effects of the compound growth rate and is not intended to reflect future values of the Fonds de solidarité FTQ's share.
 

Make sure you have sufficient TFSA contribution room.
You can find this information by logging into “My Account” on the CRA website or by calling the CRA's Tax Information Phone Service (TIPS) at 1-800-267-6999

RRSP or TFSA?

Here are the main features that differentiate these two complementary savings solutions.

Main savings objective 30% tax credits specific to the Fonds Redemption criteria Tax-deductible contribution Taxable withdrawal
RRSP with FlexiFonds Retirement No No restrictions Yes Yes
TFSA with FlexiFonds Saving for a project No No restrictions No No

Can't decide between an RRSP and a TFSA?

We've prepared a breakdown of the advantages associated with each option, so that you can make an informed choice based on your needs and situation. We also explain how these two savings vehicles complement each other.

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Our FlexiFonds mutual fund advisors have an objective approach

FlexiFonds mutual fund advisors are available to answer your questions and to help you reach your savings goals. They put their skills and expertise to work for you, without pressure tactics or commissions, so that you can save for the projects you care about.

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Most frequently asked questions

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Can I transfer my savings to FlexiFonds from another financial institution?
Yes. You can transfer a TFSA or RRSP to FlexiFonds by phone or directly online. To transfer a RRIF, you will need to call us.
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What is the maximum TFSA contribution amount?
The maximum amount that you can invest in a TFSA each tax year is provided by the Canada Revenue Agency.
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Who can invest in a TFSA?
Any individual aged 18 or older who has a valid social insurance number (SIN) may invest in a TFSA.
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    By participating in the Transfer Fee Refund Promotional Offer (the "Offer"), and subject to applicable laws and the current prospectus, you (the "Client") acknowledge that you have read, understand, and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions.

    In accordance with the terms of the offer, an amount equivalent to the transfer fees incurred, up to a maximum of $150, will be reimbursed to any client who transfers and invests all or part of a registered investment account such as an RRSP, TFSA, or RRIF with a minimum value of $5,000 (the "Eligible Account") from another financial institution to FlexiFonds de solidarité FTQ inc. ("FlexiFonds").

    This Offer is valid for all existing or new FlexiFonds Clients who have an active account with FlexiFonds. To be eligible for this refund, the Client must submit a transfer request from an Eligible Account between 8:00 a.m. ET on September 12, 2022, and 11:59 p.m. ET on November 30, 2022 (the "Eligibility Period").

    The reimbursement of transfer fees shall be equal to the lesser of: (i) the actual transfer fee for an Eligible Account; or (ii) a maximum amount of $150 per Eligible Account, whichever is less. There is no limit to the number of Eligible Accounts a Client can transfer during the Eligibility Period. Partial transfers from the same Eligible Account are eligible for a single reimbursement only. 

    All transfer fee refunds shall be made by issuing an equivalent amount of FlexiFonds shares, directly credited to a FlexiFonds account in accordance with the same investment instructions applicable to the proceeds of the Eligible Account being transferred. Any request to redeem or switch FlexiFonds units received within 90 days of the end of the transfer process shall result in the Offer being rendered null and void, and the Client will be required to repay all transfer fees refunded by FlexiFonds.

    Transfer fees will be refunded in Canadian dollars after the transfer process is complete. The refunded amount shall not count as an RRSP, TFSA, or RRIF contribution, and no tax receipt will be issued. FlexiFonds mutual fund investments are not eligible for the Labour-sponsored funds tax credit. Transfer fee refunds may have tax implications. For more information, we recommend that the Client consult with their advisor.

    Under this Offer, only the transfer fees shall be refunded. No refunds will be made for transferring an Eligible Account that is exempt from transfer fees. The Client is responsible for all redemption fees, liquidation fees, commissions, and any other fees associated with transferring the account.

    Transfer requests that do not meet the eligibility requirements stated in the prospectus shall be denied. Fonds de solidarité FTQ and FlexiFonds reserve the right to suspend, cancel, or modify the terms and conditions of the offer at any time and without prior notice, and reject all liability for any loss, damage, or other harm that may result from taking part in the offer and transferring an Eligible Account.

    FlexiFonds reserves the right to suspend, cancel, or modify the terms of this Offer at any time without prior notice. FlexiFonds may also refuse transfer requests from Clients who do not meet the eligibility requirements as stated in the prospectus.

    FlexiFonds is not liable for any loss, damage, or harm that may arise from taking part in this Offer and transferring an Eligible Account.

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    The units of the FlexiFonds funds are distributed solely in Québec by FlexiFonds de solidarité FTQ inc., a mutual fund dealer wholly owned by the Fonds de solidarité FTQ. FlexiFonds de solidarité FTQ inc. does not distribute the units of any other mutual funds. Management fees and other expenses may be associated with mutual fund investments. Please consult your advisor and read the prospectus and the fund facts documents before making an investment. The FlexiFonds funds are not guaranteed, their values change frequently, and past performance may not be repeated.

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    1. The rate of return is solely used to illustrate the effects of the compound growth rate; it's not meant to reflect the future value of FlexiFonds shares.
    2. We assume that your investment will yield interest calculated on an annual basis.
    3. The base percentage displayed is the average annual return for a balanced profile according to the Institut québécois de planification financière (IQPF). This makes it possible to assess how much your investments are likely to grow.
    4. Contributions are indexed to the rate of inflation. The inflation rate used is based on the most recent rate provided by the IQPF, which is 2%.