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dividend investing

Dividend Investing Strategy: Pros and Cons

Dividend investing is a strategy that appeals to investors young and old. One compelling aspect of a dividend-focused portfolio is that it should pay regular dividends regardless of what the...
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ETF vs. Index Fund

It’s important for passive investors to understand the difference between an exchange-traded fund (or ETF) and an index fund, which is a type of mutual fund. The terms are often...
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Top 5 Investment Strategies for Active Traders

I’m a big proponent of index investing and the idea of building a low-cost, globally diversified portfolio using index funds and ETFs. But many investors are drawn to stock-picking and...
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8 Common Investing Mistakes to Avoid

If you've been saving your money for awhile, then you're likely to have a sizeable amount you can invest. The reason you’d want to invest your savings is to obtain...
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Passive Investing Strategy Insights

Passive investing has grown in popularity around the world for decades now, but Canadian investors have been slower to adopt the approach. While passive investment strategies now make up more...
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Male vs. Female Investors: Do Women Make Better Investors?

Over the last few years, the dearth of women in powerful C-suite positions in the financial industry has come under growing scrutiny. Men tend to dominate banking, venture capital and...
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Should You Open Your Child an RRSP?

When parents consider saving money for their children, they usually think of opening a Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP), which helps create an education fund for a child. Or they...
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Five Best Investing Books in 2019

Investing can be very complex, but it doesn’t need to be difficult. There are some excellent investment books that will not only help you get started with investing but also...
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What Is Swing Trading?

Passive investing isn’t for everyone. Sometimes, you are more advanced in your investment knowledge and want to take a more aggressive approach. In this article, we’ll talk about swing trading...
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