When considering tax rates on investments, what is the best plan for investing U.S. dollars? Gordon Pape weighs in on if it’s better to use an RRSP, a TFSA or a non-registered...Read More»
Question: As my wife is 17 years younger than me, I've set up my RRIF payments based on her age as you recommend. However, I have concerns over the disposition of my TFSA in the event of my death.
We have both made maximum contributions each year and...Read More»
When your money is being managed professionally, the most important thing to look for is value added. How much better are you doing than the benchmark on...Read More»
I received an e-mail from a confused investor the other day. His question, boiled down, was this: with all the stock recommendations floating around out...Read More»
Question: I am looking for advice in regards to RRIF and estate taxation. My father passed away Nov. 6, 2012 with a RRIF value of approximately $9,000...Read More»
A reader is thinking of withdrawing from his RRSP account, paying the tax, and putting what is left in a Tax-Free Savings Account. Good idea? Here’s...Read More»
The ETF bandwagon rolls on, gathering speed as it goes. According to figures released by industry leader BlackRock, which owns the iShares brand, $40.2...Read More»
Days after watching BlackBerry launch its "best day ever for the first day of a launch of a new BlackBerry smartphone" and weeks after its shares surged...Read More»
Real estate investment trusts have been on a good run and the party is not over yet....Read More»
The bond market is no place for amateurs. Unlike the stock market, where prices are immediately available to everyone, shopping for bonds is like...Read More»
It could be very good or very bad for investors – 2013 could go either way. Find out what Gordon Pape expects.
This is shaping up as a year that could...Read More»