It's impossible to keep track of all the investment opportunities out there. That's why I welcome questions from readers asking my opinion on securities that I haven't reviewed in the past. Sometimes the reader suggestions are duds – story stocks...Read More»
Do you need a broker or can you do it yourself?
Q - I was wondering if you could share some information about locked-in retirement accounts (LIRAs). I am required to transfer pension money to one and I'm having difficulty finding information about them,...Read More»
In case you haven't noticed, interest-sensitive securities have staged a big comeback in recent weeks. After being bloodied in the wake of Donald Trump's...Read More»
What are the most tax-effective investments?
Q – I'm 71 and I will be taking RRIF payments this year. My TFSA is maxed out. I've started investing...Read More»
Should I move shares to my TFSA and RRSP?
Q – I have a good dividend paying stock and would like to move part of it into a TFSA where I have...Read More»
If you're a mutual fund investor, this is a company you should know about, especially if your taste runs to conservative portfolios, low fees, and good...Read More»
The Canadian health care sector has been an investors' nightmare.
Our leading company, which isn't really Canadian at all, is Valeant Pharmaceuticals and...Read More»
Successful money management is difficult at the best of times, more so with the recent market turmoil. It becomes paramount that you don't allow yourself...Read More»
Covered call options can earn you more money. Here's how they work.
Q - Could you please explain what a covered call option is and how it works? –...Read More»
Can I split my RRIF income with my wife?
Q – Thank you for all fine articles and books over the years. I have learned a lot by reading.
I have...Read More»
What if I don't want to leave any money behind?
Q – I want to spend all my savings before I die. I am male age 61 and have a variety of health...Read More»