Posts by Tamar Satov

Couch Potato Portfolio: Introduction

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Here at Young and Thrifty, you’ll often see us refer to “couch potato investing.” As you may have gathered, this low-cost, simple — and smart — investment strategy has nothing to do with either living room furniture or root vegetables. Rather, a couch potato portfolio can help you achieve your investment goals while taking on…

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The Best Long-Term Investment Strategies

Long Term investment strategies

Before making any long run investment decisions, consider these best long-term investment strategies. When you’re in your 20s or 30s, long term investment (20, 30 or 40 years) can be a difficult concept to wrap your head around. Not sure where to invest for the long run? We get it — saving and investing for the…

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How to Become a Smart Investor

How to become a smart investor

Here’s everything you need to know about how to become a smart investor in Canada. Learning to invest doesn’t have to be daunting. It can be one of those tasks you know you probably should make a priority, but keep putting off because you just can’t deal. Fair enough — like anything unfamiliar, investing can…

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Socially Responsible Investing: A How-To Guide

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Socially and environmentally responsible investing is on the rise. Here’s everything you need to know about socially responsible investing in Canada. Chances are you’ve heard about socially responsible investments — or SRIs— especially since Canadians have been embracing them in a big way in recent years. According to a 2018 report from the Responsible Investment Association…

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