Blue chip stock investing: 5 pointers for success

Blue chip stock investing: 5 pointers for success

Blue chip stock investing can be easier if you use the pointers we share in this article
Aim above all for investment quality and diversification in your blue chip stock investing.

The majority of the stocks we regard as blue chips reward investors with both dividends and… Read More

Trading with a discount broker could actually cost you money

Trading with a discount broker could actually cost you money

In 2020, trading online through a discount broker, rather than with a full-service broker, is increasingly the preferred option for many investors. But risks remain.
The main advantage of switching to a discount broker is lower commissions. And commission rates can be even cheaper if you… Read More

How to Invest in Canadian Stock Market Holdings for Success

How to Invest in Canadian Stock Market Holdings for Success

Understanding how to invest in Canadian stock market holdings will help you diversify your portfolio, making the best selections possible.
Before you begin investing in the Canadian stock market, you’ll have an important choice to make: Do you use a discount broker and take advantage of… Read More

Tax shelters in Canada: 3 choices you need to know about

Tax shelters in Canada: 3 choices you need to know about

Tax shelters in Canada that can help you save money when you use them correctly
Tax shelters in Canada aim to reduce or eliminate your tax liability.

These legal investment vehicles let investors pay less tax. Still, some are risky and should be avoided, like flow-through limited… Read More

A look at the best TFSA investments for maximum portfolio gains

A look at the best TFSA investments for maximum portfolio gains

The best TFSA investments provide you with tax advantages, but the COVID-19 downturn still highlights the need to pick your investments wisely and not all your top picks belong in this increasingly popular investment account
Tax-free savings accounts (TFSAs) let you earn investment income—including interest, dividends… Read More

Determining how much to save for your retirement

Determining how much to save for your retirement

How much to save for retirement depends on the type of lifestyle you’re aiming for
How much to save for retirement varies for each investor. A fulfilling retirement is not simply a matter of accumulating sufficient wealth to give you peace of mind. It is equally… Read More

Your guide to tax-free savings accounts

Your guide to tax-free savings accounts

Tax free savings accounts let you earn investment income tax free. Make sure you’re getting the most profit and tax benefits from your TFSA.
The federal government first made the tax free savings account (TFSA) available to investors in January 2009. These accounts let you earn… Read More