The Best High Interest Savings Accounts in Canada

**This post contains affiliate links I hate having my money sit in a bank account doing nothing which is why I always move any funds I don’t immediately need to my high interest savings account (HISA). As the name implies, any money you have parked in a HISA earns you high interest. Of course, the [...]

By |2018-08-13T17:08:38+00:00August 13th, 2018|featured, Investing, My Money, Personal Finance|

Why I’m Afraid of the Next Bear Market

**Today's post is from my friend Markus Muhs, a CFP, CIM, Investment Advisor, and Portfolio Manager with Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management. I've known Markus for years and he's one of the first people help me become financial literate and I'm thrilled to be sharing a guest post from him. First a disclaimer: I’m a financial advisor. [...]

By |2018-07-22T22:00:47+00:00July 2nd, 2018|Investing, Personal Finance|

Risk Tolerance and the Responsibility of Online Investing

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf BMO InvestorLine.  The idea of an investor’s risk tolerance can be kind of tough to define and is even more difficult to accurately determine. The problem is that when the stock market is doing well (aka “a Bull Market”) we’re all much more likely to say [...]

By |2018-06-21T09:35:13+00:00January 29th, 2018|Investing, Personal Finance|

EQ Bank Launches in Canada With a High Interest Rate

This post was sponsored by EQ Bank. The views and opinions expressed in this blog, however, are purely my own. EQ Bank is a Canadian digital bank that has been around since 2016 and is currently offering 2.30% interest* rate on their EQ Bank Savings Plus Account. That's one of the highest interest rates in [...]

By |2018-08-02T10:27:27+00:00January 14th, 2018|Investing, My Money, Personal Finance|

It’s Okay to not Know Everything About Money

I recently took part in a Twitter Party where the focus was on online investing. What I noticed was that a lot of participants had similar questions. More specifically, many of them wondered if they should even bother with investing since they didn’t know that much about money? The short answer is yes, but the [...]

By |2017-12-31T11:31:30+00:00December 18th, 2017|Investing, My Money, Personal Finance|

Online Investing has Never Been Easier Than it is Right Now

**Editors note: Today's guest post comes from Dan Kent, a writer and co-founder of Stocktrades.ca. A DIY investor for 7 years now, Dan has a combination of dividend, growth and real estate investments in his portfolio and is looking to continually grow his net worth. You can follow him on Twitter at @Stocktrades_CA To most in [...]

By |2017-10-22T15:50:26+00:00October 12th, 2017|Investing, Personal Finance|

Canadians Facing Barriers When it Comes to Investing

When I started this blog, I never intended to talk much about investing, but it’s become a topic that’s become quite popular with my readers. I don’t think I did anything special since I started investing in mutual funds with my bank before I became a DIY investor, but I’ve realized that investing can be [...]

By |2017-09-28T17:13:55+00:00September 25th, 2017|Investing, Personal Finance|

6 Things You Should Know About Deposit Insurance in Canada

This is a sponsored post written by the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation. This has been reviewed and approved by Moneywehave.com Editor’s note: One of the most common questions I get is what happens to your deposited money if a bank fails? Well the good news is that you’re covered up to $100,000 thanks to the [...]

By |2018-06-28T07:01:32+00:00July 17th, 2017|Investing, My Money, Personal Finance|