Canadian Vs Us Stock Market Graph

We Canadians might like to argue with our U.S. neighbours about who makes better beer or who plays better hockey but ultimately, we recognize that we are very similar to our American friends. Both Canada and the U.S. are wealthy developed countries with stable governments, trustworthy financial systems, and reliable civil infrastructure. That is, we…

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Is BMO Investorline Safe and Trusted? As one of Canada’s oldest and most trusted companies (founded in 1817) the Bank of Montreal – more commonly known by its BMO initials – or “Bee-Mo” to Canadians – it should be no surprise that the Investorline Self-Directed discount broker is at the forefront of Canadian brokerage options. …

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Railyway Dividend Investing

The Canadian railways are part of an exclusive club in Canada. According to Morningstar Canada there are only five Canadian-wide “moat” stocks.  The list is short: RBC, TD, Enbridge, and then our two Canadian railway dividend all-stars: Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) and Canadian National Railway (CNR). When a company is described as having a “moat,”…

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Mdj New Design Announcement

Hi Folks, FT here. As you probably noticed on your own by now, I’ve decided that it was time to give MDJ a small facelift. When I started out back in 2006, I never imagined that I’d be doing this for more than 15 years or that the site will become such a popular resource…

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Are you looking for an easy way to save money or build an emergency fund?  Our Moka review (formerly Mylo) explains how Canada’s latest FinTech company is seeking to make saving just a little bit easier. Moka, as Mylo, appeared on Dragon’s Den in 2018 and has been gaining traction ever since thanks to how…

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HSBC (The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation) dates back to 1865. Today, it’s a multinational conglomerate and the 7th largest bank in the world.  HSBC is best known in Europe, the Asia Pacific, and of course, here in North America. HCBC InvestDirect Canada is one of the country’s well-known online discount brokerages. What sets it…

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