Indexing 101

First My Own Advisor reader:  “Great site, but I don’t know what you mean by indexing?” Me:  I should write a post on that. Second My Own Advisor reader:  “Hi Mark, I found this article interesting and while unable to…
April 2014 Dividend Income Update

Welcome to another dividend income update.  For those of you new to these posts on my site, every month I discuss my approach to investing using Canadian dividend paying stocks and some Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) to help reach financial…
Help!  I’m just starting to invest

Should you save?  Should you invest?  If you invest, what should you invest in?  Do you need a Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)?  Do you need a Tax Free Savings Account?  Do you need an emergency fund?  What about your…