The investment advice industry gets a wake-up call as small investors push for greater protection.
CASE #1 A mutual fund dealer encourages his 40-something client to purchase an expensive product, not telling her that he'll earn a higher commission for...Read More»
One reader's daughter has a good pension plan, but should she save more in these programs?
Q: My daughter is a teacher age 29 with a defined benefit pension plan (salary $60,000). She can afford to maximize TFSA and RRSP contributions. Should she do...Read More»
Q: I have invested my wife's RRIF portfolio of $82,949 as suggested by you in a conservative RRIF mix of investments. We are pleased with the return it...Read More»
After posting big gains in the first half of the year, real estate investment trusts (REITs) appear to be running out of steam. Here, Gordon Pape...Read More»
After losing 78 per cent of its value in the tech crash, the index has clawed its way back to new record territory. Here, Gordon Pape investigates.
Donald Trump wants to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). This could be bad news for Canadian business.
Watching Donald Trump's...Read More»
The fallout from Brexit is dominating headlines right now, but investors have a lot more to be concerned about as we move into the second half of 2016....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»
The prospect that British voters will elect to leave the European Union in next Thursday's referendum has rattled even the staid U.S. Federal Reserve...Read More»
One year ago, I created an income portfolio designed for Tax-Free Savings Accounts (TFSAs). That was right after the former Conservative government raised...Read More»
Gordon Pape is launching a new series on the stocks that are leading the TSX higher in 2016. First up, Franco-Nevada.
Last Friday, the TSX closed at...Read More»