Posts by larryc

Robots vs. Canada Pension Plan

Robots vs. Canada Pension Plan

Humans are not robots.  They don’t always make rational decisions.  If you don’t believe this then you probably believe that the...

“If You Can” by William Bernstein for Free

“If You Can” by William Bernstein for Free

William Bernstein is a well know personal finance writer who tries his best to convince people to save for retirement...

Is the Stock Market Overvalued? Does it Matter?

Is the Stock Market Overvalued? Does it Matter?

If you spend any time watching or reading about the stock market, I’m sure you will often hear debate on whether...

Delaying CPP and OAS payments

Delaying CPP and OAS payments

Delay collecting Canada Pension Plan and Old Age Security if you are worried about running out of money. I know...

All About Robo Investing

All About Robo Investing

Thanks to the boys at Young and Thrifty, here is the best detailed summary of Robo Advisors I’ve read in Canada....

Why I Started Buying a New Index Fund

Why I Started Buying a New Index Fund

In this blog, I tell my readers that the Vanguard low cost index funds VCN, VXC and VAB are highly...

D.I.Y. Investing and the Art of the Home Run

D.I.Y. Investing and the Art of the Home Run

What do baseball and DIY Investing have in common? Not much but I did have a connecting moment recently when...

Exchange Traded Funds Have only a 7% Market Share in Canada

Exchange Traded Funds Have only a 7% Market Share in Canada

According to the National Bank of Canada, only 7% of invested monies in Canada find their way into exchange traded...

Wise Words from John Bogle

Wise Words from John Bogle

John Bogle is the founder and genius behind Vanguard index funds.  I just finished watching him comment on the fact...

It Doesn’t Really Matter

It Doesn’t Really Matter

My second ever rock concert was to watch the 80’s glam band Platinum Blonde perform at the Fire Fighters Club in...