Sierra Young, QAFP

Financial Security Advisor
Investment Representative

As a financial security advisor, my passion is to help people accomplish what is important to them. I love educating my clients, getting to know their goals and dreams, and help them to create a financial security plan that is customized to their needs.

Recent posts

How to find a financial advisor who’s compatible with you and your lifestyle

Aug 01, 2022 - Canada Life

There’s no one-size fits all answer for finding a financial advisor that’s best suited for meeting your specific financial situation and goals. However, there are tips you can follow to help you find a financial advisor who matches your needs...

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Tips for talking to a financial security advisor for the first time

Jul 25, 2022 - Canada Life

Does the thought of financial security planning feel like unknown territory?...

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Budgeting for a move

Jul 15, 2022 - Canada Life

Common moving expenses to budget for...

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For wherever your life takes you – Canada Life

Our lives take us different places. Wherever yours takes you, Canada Life is there to help. Learn more at www.canadalife.com.

 

 


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Man: “So, what do you want to be when you grow up?”

Description: Boy stands in front of photographer’s backdrop.

Super: Canada Life logo

(Camera shutter click)

Description: A camera flashes and the boy becomes an adult man in a white coat.

(Music: "Nobody But Me" by The Human Beinz)

Description: Girl about to blow out candles on a cake at a birthday party.

A girl leans forward to blow out candles.

The camera flashes and the girl becomes an adult woman.

A young man stands in front of a red compact car.

The camera flashes and the young man becomes a middle-aged man standing in front of red sports car.

Girl stands in front of rocks, water and forest.

The camera flashes and the girl becomes a woman wearing a hiking backpack with a baby inside.

Girl and boy leap into a pool, holding hands.

The camera flashes and girl and boy have become a man and woman underwater, wearing a tuxedo and wedding dress.

Girl performing martial arts moves in class.

The camera flashes and the girl has become a woman, wearing a black belt.

Boy dancing in front of stereo system in the living room.

Narrator: Our lives take us different places.

Description: The camera flashes and the boy has become a man dancing in the living room.

Narrator: Wherever yours takes you,

Description: The camera pulls out from the photographer’s backdrop as the subject continuously changes with each camera flash: a girl becomes an adult judge; a girl becomes an adult chef; a boy becomes a man wearing a hardhat and carrying blueprints; a boy becomes a firefighter; a boy in a scout uniform becomes an airline pilot; a boy becomes a man in cowboy clothing; a girl becomes an astronaut;

Narrator: Canada Life will help you plan for life as you know it.

Super: For life as you know it

Narrator: Insurance, investments, advice.

Graphic: Insurance | Investments | Advice

Narrator: Canada Life.

Graphic: Canada Life

Ask an advisor: Why work with an advisor? – Canada Life

Learn the benefits of working with an advisor to help build a financial plan for your future.

 

 


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Description: This animated video introduces two characters named Lauren and Amina and illustrated graphics to show how an advisor can help create a financial plan to reach your goals.

Text “Ask an advisor” appears. The camera zooms out as the text lands in an outlined square. “Why work with an advisor?” fades in below. An illustration of a handshake draws on the right side of the frame.

Lauren: I could buy my insurance and investments online. Why should I work with an advisor?

Description: Lauren sits outside at a café table with a lemonade in front of her.

Amina: My advisor sees the big picture of how all my finances fit together.

Description: Cut to show both Lauren and Amina sitting at the table.

Amina: I might miss something important doing it myself.

Description: The frame fades to reveal various graphics representing a new pet, life insurance, marriage, estate planning, new home, luxury car, speed boat, health coverage, travel and cottage.

Amina: There’s a plan to achieve all my goals,

Description: A line enters the frame to select Lauren’s goals: life insurance, a new home, health coverage and a cottage. All other graphics fade away.

Amina: even when new ones pop-up.

Description: The advisor’s hand moves into the frame to add a travel goal.

Amina: If something unexpected happens in the economy or the markets, I won’t freak out thinking I have to change or fix something.

Description: The line and goals move up and down to represent a shifting stock market.

Amina: My advisor updates me regularly, so I feel confident I’m on track.

Description: Amina’s hand moved into frame, holding her phone. A notification appears on her phone with a mail icon that reads: “New message.

Amina: With an advisor, my financial future is one less thing I need to worry about.

Description: Cut back to Amina sitting at the table, showing Lauren her phone.

Text “Let’s talk. Contact me today.” appears onscreen with the Canada Life logo and legal line: “Canada Life and design are trademarks of The Canada Life Assurance Company. canadalife.com 1-204-946-1190.”