Author: Gordon Pape

Gordon Pape
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A reader asks how expenses are calculated on funds of...»
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We’re in the most volatile period of the year. That doesn’t mean you need to be afraid, but be...»

Stock Smarts: Pain and Profits

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Joint transplants are becoming increasingly common in older people. Meet the company that makes those prosthetic knees and hips that greatly improve our...»

RRIF Portfolio Beats Target

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Average annual growth of 12.6% since inception but portfolio creator Gordon Pape says that’s probably not sustainable In February 2013 I started a RRIF...»

Q&A: Renewing GICs

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A reader is collecting $450 a month from GICs, but they’re up for renewal and the interest rate will drop. What should she do?   Q – I am a...»

2014 All-Star Canadian Stocks

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Some investors are like elephants – they never forget. That explains why many people still refuse to invest in the stock market even though it has been...»

Q&A: Struggling with Debt

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A reader has been contributing a lot of money to his RRSP to save taxes but now the debt load is starting to be worrisome   ‪Q – I am 54 years...»

The Longevity Portfolio

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How to handle an RRIF If they handed out Oscars for the toughest investment decisions, my vote would be to give it to everyone who has a RRIF. If you’re...»