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Mutual Funds Performance for 2015

Mutual Funds Performance for 2015

The results are in according to the S&P Spiva Canada Scorecard. Here we go: “Over the five-year period ending Dec....

A Conversation with a Millennial

A Conversation with a Millennial

  Yesterday, my neighbour’s son was over for a visit. He’s a twenty something living in Newmarket, ON and working...

Stick to the basics, you will be a successful DIY investor

Stick to the basics, you will be a successful DIY investor

DIY investing is both easy to do and hard to do. It’s easy because it doesn’t take a lot of...

How Does Quitting Work Before Age 65 Affect Your Life

How Does Quitting Work Before Age 65 Affect Your Life

Lots of people dream of being able to retire before age 65. Not only can working be stressful, it may...

To Simplify and Filter

To Simplify and Filter

To simplify and filter; that is the reason I started this blog. The amount of information on investing for retirement...

Sun Life Financial says Canadians spend 62% of their working income in retirement

Sun Life Financial says Canadians spend 62% of their working income in retirement

Aside from the actuaries I’ve highlighted in this blog (Malcolm Hamilton and Fred Vettese – our All Stars actuaries), this...

Can You Really Save $250,000 by Doing-It-Yourself?

Can You Really Save $250,000 by Doing-It-Yourself?

Short answer. Oh yes! Here’s the math. According to Morningstar, a financial website that knows everything about mutual funds and...

What Retire at 40 years old really means.

What Retire at 40 years old really means.

There are many blogs providing advice for young people on how to retire early. Basically, their advice boils down to...

Why You Feel (or will feel) So Poor in Your 30’s and 40’s.

Why You Feel (or will feel) So Poor in Your 30’s and 40’s.

One day you’re a carefree college student and, suddenly you’re not. You wake up one morning to find that you...

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