Many people have a blind spot when it comes to choosing income securities, and it’s a big one: the rest of the world.
We tend to focus on Canadian stocks, bonds, and funds, for understandable reasons. First, they’re familiar – many of the...Read More»
Resource stocks look cheap right now. But don’t rush to buy– they may be even cheaper next week.
A little over a year ago, a financial professional suggested to me that it was time to start buying commodity stocks.
His rationale was very clear....Read More»
Middle income folks would get a break but high income earners would pay more and the TFSA contribution limit would be rolled...Read More»
It’s been a tough year for making money so far, unless you had a few bucks in Europe or Japan.
We’re halfway through 2015 and so far it has been a...Read More»
A reader is paying 1.75 per cent to his financial adviser and wonders if he should save that money and do it himself.
Q – When I retire in three years...Read More»
The Bank of Canada says stocks are too expensive. That means it’s time to check out your portfolio and make changes while you can.
The Bank...Read More»
The return to normal economic growth has been as elusive as a will-of-the-wisp. This year is no...Read More»
A reader looks for ways to put money into U.S. fixed-income...Read More»
After seven years, the average annual return is 9.5 per...Read More»
Do institutional funds really offer better returns for lower risk? A reader wants to...Read More»
A reader wants to play the rising/falling oil price by using ETFs. What are his...Read More»