How to invest: Tips for new (and established) investors

How to invest: Tips for new (and established) investors

Positive everyday behaviours—not big ideas—are the keys to successful investing for beginners
Our advice to beginning investors is the same as it is for all investors: buy high-quality, mostly dividend paying stocks (or ETFs that hold these stocks) and evenly spread your investments over most if… Read More

Your Guide to Building a Strong Investment Portfolio

Your Guide to Building a Strong Investment Portfolio

For successful investors, good portfolio management centres around building a well-balanced portfolio.
Portfolio management is the process of choosing and monitoring the investment holdings for an individual or institution.

4 balancing acts for a successful portfolio

For successful investors, good portfolio management will include these 4 balancing… 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

How best to evaluate stocks with a high dividend yield

How best to evaluate stocks with a high dividend yield

Are stocks with a high dividend yield the most prized finds or bad investments in disguise?
The dividend yield is the percentage you get when you divide the current yearly dividend payment by the share or unit price of the investment.

The biggest risk in stocks with… Read More