It has been a brutal couple of years for income investors who hold oil stocks in their portfolios. Almost all these companies cut their dividend in the wake of plunging oil prices and a few even eliminated them entirely.
However, there are a few oil...Read More»
I am one of the many Canadians who receive income from a Registered Retirement Income Fund (RRIF). That means I'm constantly on the lookout for investments that combine reasonable risk with dependable and growing cash flow.
One security that I have...Read More»
Gordon Pape's picks have gained 8.4 per cent a year since 2013.
I created a RRIF model portfolio for my Income Investor newsletter in February 2013 with...Read More»
The investment advice industry gets a wake-up call as small investors push for greater protection.
CASE #1 A mutual fund dealer encourages his...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...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»