The Ins and Outs of Capital Gains Tax for Investors

The Ins and Outs of Capital Gains Tax for Investors

Capital gains occur when an investor sells an asset. To calculate capital gains, the total of the adjusted cost base (ACB) is subtracted from the proceeds of the sale. The adjusted cost base of the shares is equal to the cost of the shares plus… Read More

How to pick the best Canadian index funds

Canadian index funds are among the better financial innovations to come along in the past few decades
Canadian index funds are specialized mutual funds that aim to equal the performance of a Canadian market index, such as the S&P/TSX 60.

Canadian index funds do show better long-run… Read More

3 ways to cut your capital gains taxes

3 ways to cut your capital gains taxes

Cutting your taxes through capital gains is a very smart financial planning strategy.

Did you know that Canadian capital gains taxes are actually taxed at a much lower rate than interest? This is a huge advantage to investors and can substantially… Read More