REITs Canada still offers tax advantages for these investments

REITs Canada still offers tax advantages for these investments

Investing in REITs (Canada) can help you minimize risk in owning investment property
REITs (Canada), as the one remaining category of income trusts, continue to pay distributions before they pay tax—and that’s good for unitholders. The 2011 law that put an end to tax privileges for… Read More

Pass on this ETF

ISHARES CANADIAN FINANCIAL MONTHLY INCOME ETF $7.04 (Toronto symbol FIE; TSINetwork ETF Rating: Conservative; Market cap: $629.9 million) invests primarily in the common shares, preferred shares, corporate bonds and income trusts of firms in the Canadian finance sector.
The fund has an MER of 0.93%, which… Read More

What do playing the stock market and chess have in common?

What do playing the stock market and chess have in common?

Successfully playing the stock market — like chess—is never about going for broke.
Many investors like to use analogies from sports or the military to describe their investment approach, so they’ll often use the phrase playing the stock market. But if I had to compare our… Read More