Posts filed under: Personal Finance Canada

The Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) is a Canadian government regulated account (similar to TFSA’s) that provides tax advantages for money that is going towards paying for higher education.  The money in your RESP account can be invested in a...
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Most of our planet’s surface is covered in water, but the vast majority of it is not drinkable (97% of it is seawater). If we take a close look at how much water is readily available for human use, only...
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Do you want to retire in your 30’s or 40’s? If so, then you might be the perfect candidate for the FIRE movement. FIRE is an acronym for “Financial Independence, Retire Early.” The main attribute of this movement is hyper-aggressive...
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Retail investors have jumped into funds that are actively trading carbon credits/allowances, and have been handsomely rewarded. The carbon credit market has also been attracting investor cash from environmentally conscious funds that are looking to invest in the transition away...
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TD Direct Investing is one of Canada’s first online retail investing platforms.  Though they have been slow to react to competitive threats such as Questrade, they have been upping their game year over year to improve the functionality of their...
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Asset allocation is essentially dividing your investment portfolio dollars between various assets for the purposes of diversification. These assets can include things such as stocks/ETF’s/Funds, bonds, and cash. The purpose of diversification is to ensure that your money is protected...
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The automotive industry is beginning to embrace a future where electric cars dominate. Don’t believe us? All you need to do is be on the lookout for electric cars when you’re out driving. It seems that every month you see...
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Guest Post by Andrei Poliakov – Coinberry Co-Founder and CEO Are You Prepared For Government Regulation of Crypto Exchanges? It’s Happening Now, and here’s what investors need to know. It should come as no surprise that governments are looking for...
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Netcoins is an online crypto exchange that supports the buying and selling of the most popular cryptocurrencies. With the wide range of exchanges available, let’s take a look and see if Netcoins is worthy of your consideration. The Netcoins exchange currently...
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If your small business is looking for a simple accounting software, then Xero could be the perfect match. First, we want to fully disclose that we are not affiliated with Xero, and we are not getting paid for this review....
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