Blue Chip Stocks

One of the main investment strategies that I have used on my way to financial freedom is dividend investing.  In this strategy, I buy companies that have a history of paying dividends, but more importantly dividend increases.  In order for a company to pay a steady, sustainable growing dividend, they need to have a strong…

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Questrade Vs Qtrade

After ranking Qtrade ahead of Questrade in our updated best Canadian discount brokers for 2021 article, we had a number of readers ask for more explanation on the Qtrade vs Questrade comparison criterion, and why Qtrade had supplanted Questrade as our #1 most recommended Canadian brokerage. The first thing we should point out is that…

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Chequing Account

There are basically two ways of looking at which chequing account should win the title of Canada’s best chequing account in 2021. 1) What is the best premium chequing account package, where you’ll get the most value and convenience for a relatively small monthly fee? 2) What is the best free Canadian chequing account, where…

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Best Cad Etfs For Us Eqities

You may already know that I’m a fan of index investing as I believe that it’s one of the best investment strategies for a wide range of investors from the beginner to the more experienced. A reader recently emailed me about my thoughts on the best Canadian Dollar (CAD) ETFs for US equities.  While USD…

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Bmo Investorline Logo

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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