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Nicholas Childs

Vice PresidentPortfolio ManagerInvestment Advisor

  • CIM®
  • FCSI®

Committed to understanding your needs and helping you achieve your vision of success

At Childs & Associates Wealth Management, we aim to chart a clear path for our clients’ overall financial well being. We guide our clients towards their personal vision of financial success with an emphasis on financial clarity and purpose.

Who we are / What we do

Navigating the maze of investment choices in the financial industry can be challenging.

Childs & Associates Wealth Management can help.

We work diligently and thoughtfully to help high net worth professionals understand the options they have and make the investment decisions that make sense for them.

  • Our first step is to truly listen as we gain an in-depth of understanding of you, your family and your business, as well as your goals, your concerns and your hopes for the future.
  • Then, we work with you, applying both hard and soft data as well as decades of combined experience and expertise, to develop your custom wealth plan that reflects your needs.
  • As part of the process, we draw on the knowledge of the relevant TD Specialists to provide guidance on a range of areas, from estate and tax planning, to charitable giving and business succession planning.
  • Finally, we stay in touch – evolving and updating your plan to address your ever-changing requirements and keep you on the path to financial success.
Throughout, we strive to maintain our fundamental principles:

  • Accountability
  • Confidentiality
  • Commitment to excellence
  • Integrity
  • Putting clients' interests first
  • Service to the community

Childs & Associates Wealth Management is a part of TD Wealth Private Investment Advice, a division of TD Waterhouse Canada Inc. which is a subsidiary of The Toronto-Dominion Bank.


Toll Free: (877) 420-8536
Fax: (902) 420-8141
Branch Office: (902) 420-3211
Branch Fax: (902) 420-8141




Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Arts degrees from St. Mary’s University

Going beyond the financial picture

Helping you achieve your vision of success

We take the time to get to know you and understand your vision for the future. Our team of professionals can work with you and your family to develop an effective plan to help you make that vision a reality.

We're redefining private wealth management.

At TD Wealth Private Wealth Management, we believe in taking the time to discover what truly matters to you.  You'll have access to a team of the most integrated specialists in the industry who will get to know what's important to you before getting to your numbers.  It's private wealth management redefined, brought to you by one of the largest private wealth service providers in Canada.


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