Revisiting the need for bonds

“Bonds make bad times better.” This is the message from investing guru Paul Merriman who is an authority on index investing, asset allocation and active money management. It was interesting to read Merriman’s recent take on bonds in this MarketWatch…

Maybe it’s because the market is up and down all over the place and I’m thinking about them more. Maybe it’s because bonds are one of the first things I learned about when I opened my RRSP account almost 12 years ago.…