What are the investment fees in Canada?

What are the investment fees in Canada?

If you are working with a financial advisor (whether of the human or the robo variety), you can be sure they are getting paid for the advice.  Investment fees and other charges are simply a part of investing. Investment firms or registered investment advisors charge...

The Fed’s impact on the balanced portfolio

The Federal Reserve has made it clear in recent months, in both words and action, that reining in runaway inflation is its top priority. Unfortunately, the Fed’s series of interest rate hikes have not been helpful for the traditional balanced portfolio, hurting...
The Stock Market Is a Curious Thing

The Stock Market Is a Curious Thing

The stock market is a curious thing. With both stocks and bond prices down this year, investors may wonder whether the principles of a diversified portfolio can still hold up. The first six months of 2022 saw the TSX down 18%, the S&P dropped 24% and Canadian...
How to avoid losing money

How to avoid losing money

When the stock market takes a tumble, it can be nerve-wracking to see your portfolio drop in value and tempting to pull your money out of before stock prices fall any further. If you’re worried about losing money during this market downturn, you’re not...