Our clients work with us for different reasons. Some choose us for our investment knowledge that comes from years of experience and extensive education. Others appreciate our attentiveness to their needs whenever they arise.

Gopal P. has been a client of IG with Vassalo & Associates for one year. Following a long career as a sales and marketing executive in the food service and hospitality industry where working under pressure was often part of the job, Gopal was quickly impressed with Irene’s natural, empathetic approach to building relationships with people...

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Kathryn W. has been a client of IG with Vassalo & Associates for seven years that have seen her face several challenging life changes – including a costly separation, debilitating cancer treatments, eldercare, a car accident and the time and effort required to revise her business model...

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Pete B. has been a client of IG with Vassalo & Associates for three years. “Working with Irene and her team has brought me peace of mind and confidence in my financial future,” says Pete, a recent retiree. “She is professional, reliable and shows real empathy for her clients”...

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Patricia W. uses the term, “gold standard” to describe the level of service she has received from Irene Vassalo and her team since becoming a client four years ago.
“Irene is very proactive when it comes to helping me with my financial affairs,” says Patricia...

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Sylvia & Gerry C.

Twenty years ago, Gerry C. was shopping at a local mall when he noticed Irene Vassalo standing behind Vassalo & Associates information table chatting with passersby about their financial goals...

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Here are a few examples of why clients trust us as their wealth management partner, and of the solutions we have developed for them.


I really appreciate the care you take in answering my questions and handling my account.

Simone, Toronto

I know Dad appreciates all your work and feels safe knowing that you folks are looking after his finances.

Bill, Cambridge

Thank you for all these years of helping me so well with my finances. I so appreciate all of you!

Jill, Cambridge

We really owe a thanks to you for the good advice and planning over the years that has helped us achieve our retirement goal.

Jim and Kathryn, Kitchener

So glad Maureen found your team, you all work together so well and I'm very thankful.

Rene, Kitchener

We are extremely grateful for everything you have done for us and the exceptional support through the last number of years. You always made us feel welcome and appreciated. You are very good at what you do, but most of all, your humility and professionalism sets you apart

Andy & Darlene, Cambridge

Thank you for all the work you all have done over the years regarding our financials. We thank you very much for your help with reaching these goals.

Cosmo & Fatima

I appreciate that although you have a busy day, the IG Team always has a moment for a chat. That personal connection is so very important and I recognize it in you, Ashley, Teresa, and Irene. So, thank you again.

Pete, Cambridge

We really appreciate you caring about our problems and being such a good friend; along with being completely reliable & trustworthy with our investments. We depend on you so much to educate us in that area. You certainly give us one less thing to stress about.

Bruce & Sharon - Clifford, Ontario

Thank you for all that you do to help keep us grounded during unsure times.

Linda and Cam, Cambridge