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Best Canadian Dividend Stocks – January 2023 Update

By FT January 21, 2023

As we update our list of the Best Canadian Dividend Stocks for January 2023, we continue to focus on four key areas: Looking ahead to…

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Dividend Stocks Rock Review 2023

By FT January 18, 2023

Investing on your own is not an easy task.  From mutual funds to robo advisors and individual stocks, there are a wide range of strategies,…

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Dogs of the TSX Dividend Stock Picks (January 2023 Update)

By FT January 17, 2023

Over the past number of years, I’ve been writing about the investing strategy known as Dogs of the TSX (taken from “Dogs of the Dow”…

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Questrade vs Wealthsimple – Which is Better in 2023?

By Kyle Prevost January 15, 2023

As someone who has personally used both Wealthsimple and Questrade in the past, I can understand why so many Canadians want to compare these two…

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Best High Interest Savings Accounts 2023

By FT January 13, 2023

The best high interest savings accounts for 2023 combine a mix of high interest rates (getting higher weekly it seems) with elite usability and a…

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Investing in Canadian Bank Stocks 2023

By FT January 6, 2023

With rising interest rates and subpar results last year, many folks have asked me if Canadian bank stocks are a good buy right now as…

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Best Canadian Dividend ETFs for 2023 (And Why We Prefer Dividend Stocks)

By FT January 5, 2023

Because I’ve been writing about dividend investing for nearly two decades now, I get a lot of inquiries every month about the best Canadian dividend…

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Best All-in-One ETFs in Canada 2023

By FT January 5, 2023

In the past few years, the ever so simple passive investment strategy of choosing from a wide range of ETFs that reflects your investment style…

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Questrade Review 2023

By FT January 2, 2023

Is Questrade Safe & Secure? One of the most common questions that I have gotten in the comments below is: Is investing my money through…

Smith Manoeuvre

Ultimate Smith Manoeuvre Guide For Canadians

By FT December 29, 2022

I’ve been writing about how to start the Smith Manoeuvre and transform your mortgage in a tax deductible loan since 2007. In fact, it was…

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Qtrade Review 2023 – Canada’s Best Broker

By Kyle Prevost December 29, 2022

What Is Qtrade Direct Investing? Is it Legit? Qtrade Direct Investing is part of Aviso Wealth, a national financial services company owned by the Credit…

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Top 6 Indexing Options for Your Portfolio in 2023

By FT May 10, 2022

If you’ve started your research on investing, but still aren’t quite sure how or where to get started, you are not alone. Plenty of almost-investors…

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Top Blue Chip Stocks in Canada for 2023

By FT January 27, 2023

A blue chip stock refers to stocks of high value companies. Think companies that are household names, have a widely recognized brand and are so…

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How to Become a Millionaire in Canada

By FT January 25, 2023

Becoming the next Canadian millionaire is something many of us aspire to, and can actually accomplish with the right knowledge and strategy. Contrary to popular…

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Wealthsimple Crypto Review

By Meg January 25, 2023

What is Wealthsimple Crypto? Wealthsimple Crypto is a crypto trading platform managed through Wealthsimple Trade. It features completely self-directed trading with commission-free buying and selling…

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Best Canadian Dividend Stocks – January 2023 Update

By FT January 21, 2023

As we update our list of the Best Canadian Dividend Stocks for January 2023, we continue to focus on four key areas: Looking ahead to…

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Best Canadian Robo Advisors 2023

By FT January 21, 2023

Robo advisors are perfect for Canadians who want to grow their investments but aren’t interested in paying high fees for a financial advisor or figuring…

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Best Low Risk Investments in Canada Right Now (2023)

By FT January 20, 2023

Most Canadians don’t understand the difference between when low risk investments make more sense, and when higher risk investments are worth the trade-offs. Personally, I…

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Is Robinhood Available in Canada?

By Jordan January 20, 2023

Once a breakout star of the online discount brokerage scene, Robinhood’s user-friendly interface and commission-free trades attracted millions of millennials and even Gen Zers to…

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Dividend Stocks Rock Review 2023

By FT January 18, 2023

Investing on your own is not an easy task.  From mutual funds to robo advisors and individual stocks, there are a wide range of strategies,…

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Qtrade vs. Wealthsimple in 2023

By Jordan January 18, 2023

If you’ve been searching for the best rated discount brokerages in Canada, it’s likely that the Wealthsimple vs. Qtrade debate has popped up on your…

Dogs of the TSX Dividend Stock Picks (January 2023 Update)

By FT January 17, 2023

Canadian Dividend Kings & Aristocrats – January 2023

By FT January 17, 2023

How to Build a Dividend Growth Portfolio

By FT January 17, 2023

Best Canadian Inflation Stocks for Hedging Investments

By Kyle Prevost January 16, 2023

Canadian Stock Market vs U.S. Stock Market

By FT January 16, 2023

Investing in Canadian Retail Stocks 2023

By Dale Roberts January 15, 2023

Questrade vs Wealthsimple – Which is Better in 2023?

By Kyle Prevost January 15, 2023

CIBC Investor’s Edge Broker Review 2023

By FT January 13, 2023

Pre and Post Market Trading in Canada

By FT January 13, 2023

The Best Short Term Investments in Canada 2023

By Hannah January 13, 2023

Best High Interest Savings Accounts 2023

By FT January 13, 2023

Scotia iTrade Online Brokerage Review 2023

By FT January 12, 2023

Best Stock Trading Apps in Canada for 2023

By Hannah January 10, 2023

TD Direct Investing Review 2023

By FT January 10, 2023

Best Canadian Dollar (CAD) ETFs for U.S Equities

By FT January 9, 2023

Interactive Brokers Canada Review 2023

By Jordan January 9, 2023

Canada’s Best Energy Dividend Stocks 2023

By Dale Roberts January 7, 2023

National Bank Direct Brokerage Review 2023

By FT January 7, 2023

Best GIC Rates in Canada 2023

By Kyle Prevost January 7, 2023

Investing in Canadian Bank Stocks 2023

By FT January 6, 2023

Best Canadian Dividend ETFs for 2023 (And Why We Prefer Dividend Stocks)

By FT January 5, 2023

Best All-in-One ETFs in Canada 2023

By FT January 5, 2023

Questrade vs Qtrade in 2023

By FT January 2, 2023

Questrade Review 2023

By FT January 2, 2023

EQ Bank Review 2023 – Best Rates in Canada

By Kornel December 30, 2022

BMO Investorline Review 2023

By FT December 30, 2022

Ultimate Smith Manoeuvre Guide For Canadians

By FT December 29, 2022

Qtrade Review 2023 – Canada’s Best Broker

By Kyle Prevost December 29, 2022

Best Canadian Online Brokers 2023

By FT December 28, 2022

45 Best ETFs in Canada – January 2023

By FT December 28, 2022

Smith Manoeuvre Portfolio – 2022 Update

By FT December 24, 2022

Spousal RRSPs in Canada

By Yang December 15, 2022

Tax Efficient Index ETF Portfolio for Non-Registered Account

By FT December 1, 2022

Best Canadian Telco Dividend Stocks 2023

By Dale Roberts November 10, 2022

How to Invest With Little to No Money

By Lindsey October 22, 2022

Low Cost Currency Conversion with DLR/DLR.U ETF

By FT October 18, 2022

Canadian Undervalued Stocks January 2023

By FT October 12, 2022

Investing in Canadian REITs in 2023

By Dale Roberts October 11, 2022

Should You Buy VBAL ETF? My VBAL Review

By Lindsey September 16, 2022

Wealthsimple Trade Review 2023

By Meg September 15, 2022

Best Real Estate Stocks in Canada 2023

By FT September 11, 2022

Qtrade Guided Portfolios Review 2023

By FT September 3, 2022

Wealthsimple Trade vs. TD Direct Investing

By Meg August 30, 2022

Best Cannabis Stocks in Canada 2023

By FT August 28, 2022

HSBC InvestDirect Review 2023

By Kornel August 26, 2022

Best Tech Stocks in Canada For 2023

By FT August 21, 2022

Desjardins Review (2023 Update – Free ETFs + Stock Trading)

By Jordan August 17, 2022

Best Mining Stocks in Canada For 2023

By James August 14, 2022

AvaTrade Canada Review 2023

By Lindsey August 6, 2022

ZGRO ETF Review

By Lindsey July 31, 2022

Best Canadian Healthcare Stocks For 2023

By Marc July 17, 2022

XEQT ETF 2023 Review

By Lindsey July 12, 2022

VGRO ETF 2023 Review

By Lindsey July 2, 2022

RBC Direct Investing Review 2023: Fees, ETFs, Account Options and More

By Justin Bouchard July 1, 2022

Best Emerging Market ETFs to Buy in Canada 2023

By FT June 25, 2022

Questrade vs Interactive Brokers

By Jordan June 21, 2022

Best Pipeline Dividend Stocks In Canada

By FT June 19, 2022

Can You Invest Solely in ETFs?

By Guest Blogger June 15, 2022

How to Buy Stocks in Canada 2023

By Dale Roberts June 6, 2022

The Best Industrial Stocks in Canada For 2023

By FT June 4, 2022

Free Stock Trading in Canada in 2023

By Hannah May 31, 2022

VEQT ETF 2023 Review

By Jordan May 28, 2022

Investing in Canadian Airline Stocks 2023

By FT May 25, 2022

Best Canadian Chequing Account 2023

By FT May 23, 2022

Moka App Review (Formerly Mylo) 2023

By Kornel May 18, 2022

What To Do When the Stock Market Crashes

By Kyle Prevost May 15, 2022

Top 6 Indexing Options for Your Portfolio in 2023

By FT May 10, 2022

Best Finance and Investing Books

By Meg May 7, 2022

Best Utility Stocks in Canada 2023

By FT May 1, 2022

High Net Worth Investing In Canada 2023

By Yang April 24, 2022

Best Canadian Railway Dividend Stocks in 2023

By Dale Roberts April 17, 2022

FHSA: Canada’s Tax-Free First Home Savings Account

By Kyle Prevost April 17, 2022

Best Crypto Platforms and Apps in Canada 2023

By Meg April 13, 2022

Best Renewable Energy Stocks in Canada

By FT April 10, 2022

Wealthsimple Review 2023

By FT April 6, 2022

Investing In Gold In Canada 2023

By FT April 2, 2022

Best Money-Making Apps in Canada 2023

By Meg March 23, 2022

Best High Yield Canadian Stocks 2023

By FT March 19, 2022

Investing in Commodities in Canada 2023

By Yang March 18, 2022

Best Budgeting Apps For Canadians in 2023

By Lindsey February 27, 2022

Make Money Online in Canada 2023

By Lindsey February 20, 2022

The RESP Strategy

By FT January 21, 2022

Best Long-Term Investments Canada in 2023

By Lindsey January 19, 2022

How to Earn Passive Income in Canada 2023

By Lindsey January 17, 2022

Vanguard Canada Index ETFs vs Mutual Funds

By Kyle Prevost January 14, 2022

When to Buy Dividend Stocks

By FT January 6, 2022

Volatility Index – Trade The VIX And VXX

By Marc January 3, 2022

Best Penny Stocks Canada 2023

By Yang December 25, 2021

CI Direct Trading (Virtual Brokers) Review 2023

By Justin Bouchard December 8, 2021

How To Invest In IPO Stocks In Canada

By Marc December 5, 2021

Webull Canada Review

By Meg December 2, 2021

Simple Low Cost Diversified Index ETF Portfolios 2023

By FT December 2, 2021

Wealthsimple vs. BMO in 2023

By Meg November 26, 2021

The Best Low Cost Ways to Convert CAD to USD

By FT November 25, 2021

Ultimate Options Trading Guide in Canada 2023

By FT November 22, 2021

Tangerine Bank Review 2023

By Kornel November 19, 2021

Bond ETFs vs GICs vs High Interest Savings Accounts

By Kornel November 17, 2021

Wealthsimple vs. RBC in 2023

By Meg November 16, 2021

Common Myths About Stock Market Risk

By Ed Rempel November 11, 2021

Wealthsimple vs. Tangerine in 2023

By Meg November 9, 2021

The Biggest Risk of Early Retirement (FIRE) – Sequence of Returns!

By FT November 5, 2021

Wealthsimple vs. Justwealth in 2023

By Meg November 4, 2021

ModernAdvisor Review 2023

By Meg October 28, 2021

Nest Wealth Review 2023

By Meg October 21, 2021

BMO SmartFolio Review 2023

By FT October 21, 2021

Questrade Launches a New Mobile App

By Jordan October 1, 2021

Investing In Canadian Wide Moat Stocks For 2023

By Dale Roberts September 5, 2021

The Ultimate Guide to Investing in Canadian Value Stocks

By Marc August 8, 2021

Ultimate Guide to Peer-to-Peer Lending in Canada

By Hannah June 27, 2021

Canada’s Purpose Longevity Pension Fund: Is It a Guaranteed 6.15% Pension for Life?

By Kyle Prevost June 19, 2021

Best Strategies to Hedge Against Stock Market Downfall

By Yang May 29, 2021

Justwealth Review 2023

By Hannah May 26, 2021

Investing In Collectibles as An Alternative Asset Class

By Dale Roberts May 25, 2021

bitcoin Canada Guide 2023: Should I Buy bitcoin?

By Hannah May 22, 2021

RBC InvestEase Review 2023

By Jordan April 28, 2021

Questrade vs Virtual Brokers: 2023 Broker Showdown

By Jordan April 14, 2021

BMO Investorline vs Questrade 2023

By Jordan March 23, 2021

Indexed Family Education Fund (RESP) Portfolio Update – 2021 Edition

By FT February 7, 2021

TFSA vs RRSP- Canada’s Registered Account Faceoff

By Marc January 23, 2021

The Best ETFs for Canadian Expats Around the World

By Kyle Prevost December 13, 2020

Scotiabank Review: Elite Chequing, Banking, and Credit Card Package

By Kyle Prevost December 10, 2020

BMO adviceDirect Review: Investing Advice for a Low Fee

By Kyle Prevost November 22, 2020

Your Canadian Expat Investing Toolbox: DIY Discount Brokerages and Robo Advisors

By Kyle Prevost October 25, 2020

Quick Tip: Questrade Currency Settlement

By Yang October 18, 2020

Real Estate Investing vs Index Investing for Canadian Expats

By Kyle Prevost September 27, 2020

CI Direct Investing Review 2023 (Formerly WealthBar)

By Kyle Prevost September 13, 2020

Calculating Your Adjusted Cost Base (ACB)

By FT August 2, 2020

The Hot Potato Investing Strategy

By FT July 26, 2020

Questwealth Portfolios: A Robo Advisor by Questrade

By Kyle Prevost June 8, 2020

How Flow Through Shares Work

By FT May 31, 2020

Owning Individual Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) vs REIT ETFs

By FT July 29, 2019

Building a Simple Low-Cost Indexed ETF Portfolio in USD

By FT June 10, 2019

The Real MER on ETFs – Foreign Withholding Taxes on ETFs

By FT May 27, 2019

Maxed out RRSP and TFSA – Now What?

By FT April 8, 2019

Vanguard vs. iShares All-in-One ETFs

By FT January 28, 2019

Horizon’s All-in-One Portfolios via Super Tax Efficient ETFs

By FT September 4, 2018

Where to Put your Investments for Maximum Tax Efficiency

By FT April 16, 2018

Global ETF ex-Canada (XAW/VXC) or 3 Individual ETFs?

By FT May 29, 2017

Real Life Example of Norbert’s Gambit and Foreign Exchange w/ BMO Investorline

By FT November 14, 2016

How to Transfer a Work Pension to a LIRA

By FT October 24, 2016

How to Create a Stock Watchlist with Google Spreadsheets

By FT May 30, 2016

Easy Index Mutual Fund Portfolios with the Big Banks

By FT February 2, 2015

Top Canadian Preferred Share ETFs

By FT October 15, 2013

How Regular and Synthetic Dividend Reinvestment Programs (DRIP) Work

By FT September 9, 2013

Are You Too Focused on Risk Reduction Instead of Growth?

By Ed Rempel August 29, 2013

How to Read and Understand Business News

By Ed Rempel July 24, 2013

Capital Gains Refund Mechanism – Why Mutual Fund and ETF Investors Potentially Pay Less Tax

By Ed Rempel July 4, 2013

Top Canadian Stock Screeners

By FT June 14, 2013

Why the Second Million is MUCH Easier

By Guest Blogger February 6, 2013

How to Calculate Annual Investment Returns Using XIRR

By FT January 14, 2013

A Primer on BRIC

By Clark March 21, 2012

A Primer on American Depositary Receipts (ADRs)

By Clark January 18, 2012

Dollar Cost Averaging (DCA) vs Dollar Value Averaging (DVA)

By Clark January 19, 2011

Why the Long Term Growth of the Economy is Not Relevant to Investing

By Ed Rempel August 31, 2010

Closet Indexers vs. Stock Pickers – Truly Active Managers Outperform

By Ed Rempel July 14, 2010

Truly Active Managers Outperform The Index – Being Different is Key

By Ed Rempel July 6, 2010

Six Common Myths about Stock Market Returns

By Ed Rempel February 4, 2010

3 Principles of Successful Investors Part 2

By Ed Rempel November 24, 2009

Top Low-Cost Canadian DRIP Stocks Ranked by Yield, Dividend Growth and Discounts

By Guest Blogger November 10, 2009

How to Take Advantage of the Market After the Crash of 2008

By Ed Rempel February 10, 2009

Informal In-Trust Accounts

By FT March 20, 2008

Stock Market Beliefs – Part 2

By Ed Rempel June 18, 2007

Stock Market Beliefs – Part 1

By Ed Rempel June 15, 2007

Myths about Leveraging into Equities – Part 2

By Ed Rempel May 30, 2007

Myths about Leveraging into Equities – Part 1

By Ed Rempel May 29, 2007

Leveraging into Equities – The ONLY Source of Wealth?

By Ed Rempel May 3, 2007

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