Joe the Investor, Joe the Planner,

Joe the Tax Preparer

Joe Barbieri,

B.A.Sc. BCom, CFA

Fee-Only Fi​nancial P​lanner,

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

​Telephone Number: (647) 286-8020


Fee For Service Financial Planning Advice

We are your financial tour guide. We show you the shortest, easiest path to your financial goals.

We provide fee only financial planning which focuses on advice that is not tied to the selling of any product. We are offering an independent opinion that only serves you the client. 

If any of the following below describes what you need, we can help: 

I want to have confidence, simplicity and peace of mind with respect to your finances.

I want to save money on management fees.

I want advice that takes into account my whole situation - a holistic approach which includes taxation, investments, debt management, budgeting, estate planning as well as my personal needs, goals and preferences. 

I need help or guidance with implementation of the financial plan.

I want to have a second opinion on my current financial situation to know if I am getting good value from your current advisor or broker.
To be charged on a fee only basis for the work performed and not by the assets I have.
I want to better understand my financial situation.
I have small business or self-employed financial needs.
I want to consolidate my accounts and simplify my financial portfolio.

Joe the Investor is now a MoneySense Approved Financial Advisor!

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