Recent Blog Posts

Your Investing Road Map
January 27, 2015

From two ETFs available 20 years ago, there are now 340 of them offered by nine ETF providers with management fees as low as 0.05% annually compared to between 1.75% and 2.25% for many mutual funds. MORE

Family Fortune
January 15, 2015

Like clockwork, certain items go on sale at regular times of the year. Knowing what to buy – and when – can save you big bucks if you plan ahead. MORE

Finding Your Findependence
January 08, 2015

Generally, the more services and advice an investment advisor provides a client, the more he or she needs to be compensated. And the more individual investors are willing to research and execute trades on their own, the lower the cost. MORE

Investing Through the Ages
December 22, 2014

A well-chosen portfolio of dividend stocks could be reasonably expected to give you a generous cost of living increase every year, but there’s a catch. MORE

Kidding Around with Cash
December 16, 2014

Many Canadians, at some point in their lives, decide to go back to school. If you have already been saving in a registered retirement savings plan (RRSP), you can use these funds to help pay for your education through the Lifelong Learning Plan (LLP). MORE