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At Eastport, we aim to be your keel, as on a boat – your point of balance, giving you directional stability. We help you get beyond thinking of money as the deep and unpredictable water you’re in. With our knowledge as your ballast, money can be the body that buoys you, propelling your good and purpose-rich life.

Keel Magazine

About balance

It's all about balance

In the stormy sea of today's uncertainty, this article brings a fresh perspective on how to manage risk.

Small business limit

Preserving and protecting your business’s SBL (Small Business Limit)

Discussion Topic – Passive Income Rules in a small corporation in Canada. Strategy – Tax savings and integration for small business owners using life insurance. In the fall of 2017 and into the 2018 budget Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) enacted a tax policy which changed how Active Business Income is taxed in a corporation relative to the amount of Passive Income earned by the same corporation.

Financial Plans for Physicians

Specialized in Financial Plans for Physicians

Eastport Financial Group is a team based financial planning firm, specializing in creating customized tax efficient financial plans and income strategies for the physician community across Canada. We have been working with your peers for more than 20 years. We want to share with you some of the most efficient ways available for you to plan for today and the future - and the importance of building a quality advisory team, and what expectations you should have for those professionals.

Matthew Jenkinson

Eastport is excited to announce that despite the current difficult economic environment we are growing!

In our desire to continue to enhance our services to our clients MATT JENKINSON has joined our firm as the Chief Operating Officer.

Matt was born and raised in Somerset West, South Africa. He attended Brevard Community College and Southeastern University in Lakeland Florida as a college golf athlete and graduated with a BSc in Finance, magna cum laude. Matt is also a CFA Charterholder.

ovid-19 Stimulus for Local Business

Understanding and Taking Advantage of the RRRF – Covid-19 Stimulus for Local Business

Eastport Financial Group is a small local business just like many of our clients. Like our clients we live and are raising our families in Nova Scotia. We work in Nova Scotia, and we are "Nova Scotia Strong" just like you. We are open and working hard for our clients and the communities ​they live and work in.

Eastport Market and Economic Summary

Eastport Market and Economic Summary – Volume 8, Issue 2 – April 2020 by Cy Korun

Cy Korun discusses the current market and economic environment as we see it and provides some sound food for thought during these volatile times.

Stop! It might not be so bad.

Stop! It might not be so bad.

In the current state of affairs with vast amounts of content for the media to egregiously hype up it is sobering to take a step back, breathe, and find some facts and rational thinking which specifically in the below article are pertinent to business and economics.

Understanding bear markets

Understanding bear markets

We wanted to share this article published by Eventide Investments on understanding the difference between both bull and bear markets. It is important during this Covid-19 pandemic to understand and keep on top of the current and projected future market trends.

COVID-19 Business Resource List

COVID-19 Business Resource List

A reference guide for business owners who want to know where and how to access government ​stimulus packages.

Teen Challenge

Making Teen Challenges' Christmas

Took some pizza and some ice cream sandwiches and a Christmas surprise (a gaming station...shhh...that was Ryan’s idea and a brilliant one at that!) up to the guys at the Teen Challenge Center today with Paul MacNeil, Ryan MacNeil and Tim Sleigh. Although we didn’t have much time to spend with the guys I think it was one of my favourite trips out of the past ten years up.

Michael Hyatt

Learnings with Michael Hyatt

Coaching with one of the best business leaders in North America to serve our clients better.

​Thought provoking and Inspirational Michael Hyatt.

Jonathan Lewis

The importance of character

Jonathan, Speaking on the importance of personal character at the Sobeys School of Business at Saint Mary’s University last week.


Souls Harbour Rescue Mission

Support Million Dollar Bus

Huge news from campaign HQ with the Million Dollar Bus and special guest, Jonathan Lewis from Eastport Financial Group Inc! Thank you all for the continued support for our Campaign: bit.ly/buildhope


Deep Water Book Launch

Deep Water Book Launch

The Bible says that all fatherhood comes from God (Ephesians 3:14-15). But so many sons on earth endure fallible, absentee fathers who fail to provide direction, counsel, encouragement, or love. Many sons also lose nurturing fathers in tragedy, so they, too, are left without guidance.

Advocis Atlantic School

Advocis Atlantic School

Jonathan was delighted to have the opportunity to be a guest speaker at Fox Harbour for the Advocis Atlantic School this week where advisors come together to sharpen their skills and share knowledge.



Bluenose Marathon

Bluenose Marathon

On June 8, 2019 our Eastport team of family and friends participated in the Scotiabank Bluenose marathon to support some fantastic charities. The organizations we focused on are; Teen Challenge, Souls Harbour, Youth Unlimited and the AOJ school in Guatemala.



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