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 | 2017-09-24T16:37:47+00:00 September 25th, 2017|featured, 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 | 2017-08-04T09:21:03+00:00 July 17th, 2017|Investing, My Money, Personal Finance|

The Questions You Should be Asking When you First Meet a Financial Advisor

Many of us know that having a financial advisor is important, but when you meet with one for the first time, do you know what questions to ask? The questions you ask and the answers you get should help determine if you’re comfortable with letting this person manage your money. It doesn’t matter if you’re [...]

By | 2017-06-21T23:50:00+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Investing, Personal Finance|

Past Performance is Not Indicative of Future Results

If you’ve ever spoken to an investment advisor who works for a bank, the odds are they showed you charts with the past performance. This is done to show you that the funds are a “proven” winner and you should invest them. However, what they should really be telling you (but never will) is that [...]

By | 2017-05-31T17:08:49+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|Investing, Personal Finance|

How Fintech in Canada is set to Grow

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Accenture Canada. All opinions are my own. Earlier in the week, I attended and live streamed the #TOfintech symposium where many of the city’s top fintech community members, regulators, and even students got together to discuss the importance of Canada’s global position as a [...]

By | 2017-05-28T23:36:33+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Investing, Personal Finance|

How to Transfer Your RRSP to Another Financial Institution

Now that the RRSP season is officially over, although technically there is no RRSP season, I want to focus on a subject that many people wonder about. How to transfer your RRSP to another financial institution. At first glance, making the switch may appear difficult, but it’s a surprisingly easy process. Generally speaking, all you [...]

By | 2017-05-24T23:27:33+00:00 May 15th, 2017|Investing, Personal Finance|

Worried About Trump? Here’s What to do With Your Money

Ever since Donald Trump became President of the United States (and even before), he’s been making headlines for a variety of reasons. From his immigration policy to his weird handshakes, people can’t stop discussing Trump. The problem with these kinds of headlines is that it creates a lot of uncertainties. What the President says or [...]

By | 2017-03-20T08:37:46+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Investing, Personal Finance|