A reader sold her condo, now she's at a loss as to what to do with the money. Here, Gordon Pape weighs in with low risk investment options.
Q - I'm a 76-year-old female and just sold my condo. I got $100,000 and, with this high market, I am at a...Read More»
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The U.S. version has a much lower cost so this reader wonders why he should buy Canadian. Here, Gordon Pape gives his view.
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It's a new world for investors – fixed income securities are now seen as being riskier than stocks.
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It's been a lousy year for Canadian stocks. Just about everything that could go wrong has gone wrong. So what now?
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The headlines can be deceiving, to the point where they lead you into making bad investment decisions. You need to know what's really going on.