Self-directed investing 101

The investment industry has evolved – that’s a great thing for investors.  We now have more choices than ever before regarding where, how much, and how often to invest our money.  With more choices available to us however that can…
Dividend Tax Credit 101

I’ve known for some time now that I get a tax-break by investing in Canadian dividend paying stocks owned outside registered accounts like my Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) and my Tax Free Savings Account (TFSA).  For today’s post, I’ll…
Lost in Financial Translation

Financial literacy month is coming up soon (November) and I’m going to try and do my part.  I read a project management article at the office recently and it caught my attention. The thesis of the article stated poor communication…