How to plow through $10 million A few weeks ago, I read about a sad financial story in The Star.  After winning $10.5 million nine years ago thanks to a winning Lotto Super 7 ticket, Sharon Tirabassi is now almost…

The following is a guest post by Ratehouse.ca – Home of Canada’s Best Rates.   The global financial crisis has caused a significant decline in almost all industries. However, if you’re in Canada and your interest lies in real estate,…
Three Steps to Plan Your Portfolio

Three steps to plan your portfolio “Investing is simple, but not easy.” – Warren Buffett All too often, because we’re all human and flawed creatures, we take the simple and make it unnecessarily complicated all too quickly.   For today’s…
Three Investing Enemies

Three investing enemies “The investor’s chief problem – and even his worst enemy – is likely to be himself.” -Benjamin Graham, Value Investor, Mentor to Warren Buffett Contrary to what many institutions might have you believe, investing in sub-par performing…

The objective:  to provide long-term capital growth and passive income by investing in a diversified portfolio of dividend income-producing Canadian securities. Part of my investment strategy: 1.  Own the same companies the big dividend mutual funds and ETFs own. 2.…