3 Canadian Preferred Share ETFs for Steady Income

3 Canadian Preferred Share ETFs for Steady Income

Preferred shares are a hybrid dividend-paying alternative to equities and fixed income. Often neglected, but with fat yields.

40 S&P 500 Companies Raised Dividends During the Covid-19 Crisis

40 S&P 500 Companies Raised Dividends During the Covid-19 Crisis

Note: Table below best viewed on desktop PC If you’ve watched CNBC lately all you see is doom and gloom. If it bleeds it leads, so naturally media has a… Read more

The 60/40 Portfolio is Dead

The 60/40 Portfolio is Dead

What worked over the past 40 years may no longer work. It’s time to look at new portfolio structures.

Your Money IS Your Life

Your Money IS Your Life

Forget about FOMO. Ignore your friends bragging about their gains. This should not be what drives you to invest.

US Companies That Actually Raised Dividends Last Month

Corporate executives have an ability to send ‘signals’ to the market about the health of their organization. One such signal is dividend policy. In particular, if a company increases its… Read more

14 Charts on the State of the World (May 1, 2020)

14 Charts on the State of the World (May 1, 2020)

1957/58 pandemic GDP experience saw a quick recovery after a sharp decline Recessions are short. Expansions are long. About a quarter of the recently unemployed are classified as temporarily unemployed…. Read more

3 Lessons: Don’t Go Broke Investing

In the world of investing, there are tons of mistakes you can make. Many of these mistakes are so costly that people kill themselves over them. So please don’t take… Read more

Why Oil Price Went Negative Today

Why Oil Price Went Negative Today

A historic moment for oil markets

14 Charts on the Crisis at Hand

14 Charts on the Crisis at Hand

The deepest recession since the Great Depression.

RBC and CIBC Commit to No 2020 Layoffs: 5 Reasons Why This is a Smart Business Decision

Summary. RBC and CIBC CEOs recently publicly stated they do not intend to make any Covid-19 related layoffs in 2020. Many are interpreting these statements in different ways. But I… Read more