The Economic Revolution: 3 Ways Covid19 is Shaping the Economy of the Future

A lot of people are making predictions of what a post-Covid19 world looks like: We’ll never shake hands again, we’ll never go on cruise ships again, massive events are out of the question, masks everywhere!...

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4 Learnings (so far) During the Latest Bear Market

Partway through this current bear market, I decided to start documenting some learnings....

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There's Always a Narrative...

Market volatility doesn't just happen....

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March is National Fraud Prevention Month

March is National Fraud Prevention Month and I thought I'd take the opportunity to update a blog post from a few years ago. One thing that hasn't changed over the past 5 years is that people still keep getting defrauded......

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Sometimes financial journalism nails it.

I dug up a great article from 2008, during the crash, that includes the time tested advice you can use in all market conditions....

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Decade in Review

I’ve been slow this year to get my usual annual market review out, and the more I read other people’s market reviews, the harder it gets to write something original here....

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Advanced Financial Planning

November is financial planning month. I've written plenty of times before about some basic financial planning, so I wanted to take a bit of a detour this month into the realm of “Advanced Financial Planning”....

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Registered Retirement Income Fund

It's November, and if you turned 71 this year or are turning 71 before year-end and haven't already converted your RRSP to a RRIF, the clock is ticking on you to a December 31st deadline (most institutions will require this to be done sooner)....

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What happened to all the top mutual funds?

Whatever happened to the top-performing mutual funds of 1994? Would they have made good investments over the past 25 years?...

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What's the alternative?

Aversion to investing in stocks can only be rational if there truly is an alternative to invest in. Is there an alternative?...

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