Choose your RESP

Choose your RESP

How to choose your Registered Education Savings Plan


Deciding to save for your child’s post-secondary education is one of the best things you will ever do as a parent.   Before setting out on this journey, you want to be sure of your destination.  By deciding on a budget, setting an attainable goal and choosing the right RESP, we can help your plan become a reality.

Setting your budget

While everyone wants to save as much as they can, saving according to your budget will set you up for success.

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Establishing your savings goal

While everyone with an RESP shares the goal of saving for education, deciding how big that goal should be and determining how to reach it is up to you.

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Compare our plans

All Registered Education Savings Plans will help you achieve your goal – but which one is right for you? We can help.

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How to get a Social Insurance Number 

If your child doesn’t already have one, you’ll need to apply for a Social Insurance Number to benefit from government grants.

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Which RESP is right for you?

A Knowledge First Financial Sales Representative can guide you through the process of choosing an RESP that is right for you and your family. 

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“The trick is treating RESP contributions like pension deductions, or any normal, fixed expenses. Maintaining the payments is the key to success, which should be easy as long as you save an amount you can afford.”

Joe & Deborah D’Ettore
Parents of seven children
Knowledge First Financial customers

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