Low prices, pipeline problems, electric cars – these are difficult days in the oil patch.
These are tough times in the energy sector. The price of crude remains stubbornly stuck in below US$50 as supply continues to outpace demand.
These three low-cost funds offer good diversification and steady cash flow.
Until the past few years, investors rarely thought of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) as an income source. Most people saw them as a stock proxy, deigned to generate capital gains...Read More»
A reader wants to know: Are ETFs a good option?
Q - My children have set up an educational fund (RESP) at a bank for their two-year-old son. They have...Read More»
This has not been a good year for Canadian investors. In fact, to put it bluntly, it's been a stinker.
Just take a look at the year-to-date performances...Read More»
Here, Gordon Pape provides an in-depth look at three RBC funds that offer the best combination of cash flow and safety.
I recently received an email from...Read More»
Is this coffee ETF a good idea?
Q – I put $15,000 in the iPath Bloomberg Coffee ETF when it was $22 after it had fallen considerably from its high....Read More»
How much do the financial realities of differing economic eras shape one's attitude toward money?
The year you were born might affect:
1 Your attitude...Read More»
Gordon Pape provides a reader with a few suggestions to diversify his his portfolio.
Q - I'm 57, self-employed. I want to work for as many years as...Read More»
New technology is ushering in a fourth industrial revolution and with changes in the economy, adjusting your investments is crucial.
The world is...Read More»
Gordon Pape answers a series of questions from a reader who lost thousands during the last recession and is concerned about it happening again.
Q - I am...Read More»
Here, we look at three ETFs that might be of interest to income investors.
Until the past few years, investors rarely thought of exchange-traded funds...Read More»