A look at the best TFSA investments for maximum portfolio gains

The best TFSA investments provide you with tax advantages, but you need to pick your investments wisely
Tax-free savings accounts (TFSAs) let you earn investment income—including interest, dividends and capital gains—tax free. Unlike registered retirement savings plans (RRSPs), contributions to TFSAs are not tax deductible. However,… Read More

Finding the Best Canadian Dividend Stocks to Buy and Hold

The best Canadian dividend stocks to buy and hold will share a number of characteristics. Here’s what they are:
A track record of dividend payments is a strong sign of reliability and a good indication that you may be investing in the best long-term dividend stocks.

The… Read More

Take full advantage of the Canadian Dividend Tax Credit

Take full advantage of the Canadian Dividend Tax Credit

The Canadian dividend tax credit can significantly boost your investment returns
Taxpayers who hold Canadian dividend-paying stocks can be eligible for the Canadian dividend tax credit. This means that dividend income will be taxed at a lower rate than the same amount of interest income.

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Canadian dividends give you tax advantages

Investors who hold dividend-paying Canadian stocks get an additional bonus: their dividends may be eligible for the tax credit reserved for the dividends of Canadian corporations.

This means those dividends get taxed at a lower rate than the same amount of interest income; for example, investors… Read More