7 ways Canadian stock options will cost you money

7 ways Canadian stock options will cost you money

Canadian stock options can generate a lot of money for your broker, but here’s seven ways they can cost you even more
Trading Canadian stock options can generate a lot of brokerage commissions, which is why some young, aggressive brokers recommend them for their clients. That’s despite… Read More

Safer investments for retirees: How to retire with less stress

Safer investments for retirees: How to retire with less stress

Overall we see safer investments for retirees as ones that focus on a long-term conservative strategy and make calculated use of RRSPs and RRIFs to boost returns
Retirement planning is becoming more challenging for Canadians because they’re living longer and need larger retirement nest eggs. This… Read More

How to Buy International Stocks to Enhance and Diversify Your Portfolio

How to Buy International Stocks to Enhance and Diversify Your Portfolio

For Canadian investors wondering how to buy international stocks, ADRs, and international ETFs may be a safer option than picking individual overseas stocks
We believe most investors could benefit from holding some foreign and international investments in their portfolios for added diversification. And growing markets like… Read More

New stock issues: Look for spinoffs over IPOs

New stock issues: Look for spinoffs over IPOs

New stock issues can be in the form of a spinoff or an IPO. One option is a much better investment than the other
We can say without reservation that, in investing, spinoffs are the closest thing you can find to a sure thing. It all… Read More