ETFs 101

ETFs 101 During the past “RRSP Season” I received a few emails from readers asking about Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs).  It inspired this ETFs 101 post.  This particular question caught my attention: Hi, I’ve recently learned I can use my…
RRSP Fast Facts and Our Game Plan

Ok, I’m sure you already know the basics about the Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) – so let’s play a game of True or False. RRSPs are an investment product themselves so go out and buy some RRSPs now! You…
Cha-ching?  When to cash out your RRSP

Largely because I’m working full time and these are my contribution years, I haven’t put too much thought into making any withdrawals from our Registered Retirement Savings Plans (RRSPs).  Enter my parents… Now both of my parents are fully retired,…
Tax Deferred Investing – RRSPs 101

An RRSP is a Registered Retirement Savings Plan that you establish, the Canada Revenue Agency registers, and to which you or your spouse or common-law partner can contribute to. RRSP facts An RRSP is an account, not a mutual fund or an…