Investing

What is dollar cost averaging?

What is dollar cost averaging?

If you’re going to start investing, one of the most recommended techniques is dollar cost averaging. New investors will likely have a blank expression when they come across this term and wonder what is dollar cost averaging? To simply put it, it’s a tactic where you’re making regular investment purchases regardless of the price. This…

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The Best High-Interest Savings Accounts in Canada

With Canada having some of its lowest interest rates in the last decade the thought of a high-interest savings accounts in Canada may seem absurd. To complicate things, there are so many different banks in Canada and they all have various accounts that come with different features. If you’re not aware of what to look…

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Tangerine Bank Review

Formerly known as ING Direct, Tangerine Bank has been in Canada for more than two decades. They were one of the first digital banks in the country and is one of the most recognized brands out there. The advantage of being one of the first players out there is that they know what their customers…

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What is Socially Responsible Investing?

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of RE Royalties. All opinions are my own. Do you consider yourself to be socially responsible? Is sustainability important to you? What about the environment? Do you try to reduce waste, support ethical businesses, and prevent climate change? Chances are that you answered yes to…

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What are ETFs and why are They so Popular?

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have seen their popularity explode in recent years. In fact, there are now more than $6 trillion dollars invested in the global ETF industry. Investors around the world are flooding the ETF industry with money. Clearly, something special is happening here. Full disclosure, I started investing in ETFs a few years ago…

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When to Switch from Robo Advisor to Discount Brokerage Investing

When to Switch from Robo Advisor to Discount Brokerage Investing

**Today’s guest post comes from my friend Kyle Prevost over at MillionDollarJourney.com. He’s am editor and writer, in addition to being a personal finance education expert. When my friends used to ask me about how to get started in investing, I used to recommend the online discount broker + ETF(s) route. It’s still the lowest-cost…

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Properly Review

It doesn’t matter if you’re a first-time home buyer or if you’ve owned multiple properties, the process of buying and selling a home can be stressful. You need to deal with changing real estate prices, getting a mortgage, and moving. That’s where Properly comes into play. Properly is a Canadian fintech company that has been…

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Motusbank review

Motusbank Review

motusbank is here! The first thing you need to know is that motusbank is a Canadian digital bank which is a subsidiary of Meridian. In case you’re not familiar, they’re one of the most popular credit unions in Ontario and Canada. For years, Meridian has been offering some amazing products including one of the best…

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Wealthsimple review

Wealthsimple Review | Best robo advisors in Canada

Are you looking for an easy way to invest but not sure where to begin? Do you want a method that will save you time, stress, and even money? Then maybe it’s time that you considered a robo advisor.Despite the name, it’s important to note that robo advisors are not robots. The process is automated…

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Why Use a Mortgage Broker: The pros and cons

Getting a mortgage is part of buying a home. Most people assume that mortgages come from a bank and while this statement is not wrong, it’s not the only option. You can also use a mortgage broker. So, what is a mortgage broker? How much do they cost? And, are they worth it? In this…

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