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SPY Stock Is Just the Tip of the Iceberg for Canadians Investing in the U.S.

These two BMO ETFs are great alternatives to just buying SPY.

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REITs in a Rising Rate Environment: What Every Canadian Investor Should Know

REITs can be moody when interest rates are high – here's what you need to know before investing.

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Where to Invest $5,000 in November 2023

When I'm out of ideas, I usually just default to an S&P 500 index fund.

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Dividend Stocks

The Rise of Dividend ETFs in Canada: A New Era of Investment

Sick of picking individual dividend stocks? These three ETFs cater to a wide range of dividend investing strategies.

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Stocks for Beginners

Investing in the Era of Rising Rates: 5 Tips for Every Canadian

Here are my tips on how investors can navigate a high interest rate environment.

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Adjusting Your Portfolio for the New Normal: Higher Interest Rates in Canada

Here's how I would personally adjust my portfolio for today's high interest rate environment.

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Canadian ETFs That Shine Bright Even When Markets Are Dim

This highly unique hedge fund ETF has the potential to buoy your portfolio even when the market does poorly.

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Dividend Stocks

Canadian Dividend Aristocrats: The Backbone of Reliable Investing

This ETF provides a tailored portfolio of Canadian dividend aristocrat stocks.

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Higher Interest Rates Ahead! Here’s How to Invest

Cash is the only winner in the current high-rate environment.

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Where to Invest $1,000 in November 2023

Just buy VGRO!

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Bucking the Trend: How Savvy Canadians Are Capitalizing on Rising Rates

Here's a unique ETF that can help you earn a nearly risk-free 5% yield right now.

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Bear Market Ahead? Why It’s Still a Prime Time for Canadian Investors

Worried about a bear market? This low-volatility ETF can help you stay invested.

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Why Canadian Investors Are Flocking to Global ETFs

Here's the perfect ETF pick to round out your portfolio of Canadian dividend stocks.

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Dividend Stocks

How to Build a Bulletproof Monthly Passive-Income Portfolio With Just $10,000

Here are my ideal ETF picks for monthly passive-income needs.

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Dividend Stocks

The TFSA Play: Turn $6,500 Into a Retirement Goldmine

This is how I would personally invest a $6,500 TFSA contribution for long-term growth.

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Dividend Stocks

Chasing Yield: The Balance Between Dividend Rate and Stock Stability in Canada

Stop chasing yield and consider these two vital dividend metrics instead.

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Investing

How to Shield Your Portfolio From the Impact of Soaring Interest Rates

Here's how using ETFs can help you hedge against, and even profit from, a rising interest rate environment.

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Dividend Stocks

How Much to Invest to Get $500 in Dividends Every Month

It all depends on what you invest in and how much risk you're willing to take.

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Where I’d Invest a $10,000 Windfall Right Now

Here's how I would personally invest a $10,000 windfall.

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Rising Rates: The Best ETF Strategies for Canadian Investors

Here's how I would navigate the current interest rate environment via ETFs.

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Canadian ETFs That Shine Bright Even When Markets Are Dim

Defensive-minded investors may like these low-volatility Canadian ETFs.

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Higher Interest Rates Ahead! Here’s How to Invest

Here's how to take advantage of high interest rates with a very low-risk ETF that yields 5% and above.

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Investing

Why Canadian Investors Are Flocking to Global ETFs

Global equity ETFs like XAW can be a great way to diversify a Canadian stock portfolio.

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Investing

Bucking the Trend: How Savvy Canadians Are Capitalizing on Rising Rates

Rising interest rates have boosted the yield of this very low-risk ETF to over 5%.

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The ABCs of Diversifying Away From SPY Stock for Canadians Investing in the U.S.

Here are some Canadian ETFs that can help diversify a U.S. heavy portfolio.

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Enhance Returns and Reduce Volatility: Diversifying Beyond TSX and SPY Stock

Canadian investors can easily diversify outside of North America with these two Vanguard ETFs.

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Stocks for Beginners

Turn Market Fear Into Opportunity: Strategies for Canadian Investors

Here are two ways Canadian investors can thrive during a bear market.

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Dividend Stocks

Yield vs. Growth: Striking the Right Balance in Canadian Dividend Investing

Here's how I would personally settle the high dividend yield versus dividend-growth debate.

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Defensive Sectors: A Safe Haven for Canadian Investors in a Bear Market

ETFs targeting TSX-listed consumer staples and utilities stocks can provide lower volatility.

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Dividend Stocks

Evaluating Dividend Safety: Key Indicators for Canadian Investors

Here's how to figure out if your dividend stock is a solid company or potential yield trap.

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Dividend Stocks

How Much to Invest to Get $500 in Dividends Every Month

Here's how a covered call ETF can help you meet your passive-income goals.

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REITs in a Rising-Rate Environment: What Every Canadian Investor Should Know

Here's how the current rising-rate environment may affect your REIT investment.

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Investors: Here’s How to Make $750 Each Month in Retirement

A covered call ETF can help investors generate an above-average level of monthly income.

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Dividend Stocks

How Much Do You Need to Invest to Give Up Work and Live Only Off Dividend Income?

Like many things in investing, the answer is "It depends." Here's my analysis.

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TFSA: How to Create $500 in Income Each Month for Retirement

The TFSA is a great place to create a source of modest monthly income from.

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Canadian Stocks Set to Dominate the Global Market

Here's why I would personally overweight Canadian stocks in my portfolio.

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Stocks for Beginners

You Don’t Have to Pick a Winner in the U.S. Stock Market: Here’s Why

Just buy an S&P 500 Index ETF and chill.

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Bank Stocks

You Don’t Have to Pick a Winner in Bank Stocks

Why fret over which bank stock is best when you can easily buy them all?

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Tech Stocks

You Don’t Have to Pick a Winner in AI Stocks: Here’s Why

Buy the sector instead of hoping for a moonshot.

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Energy Stocks

High-Octane Returns: Fueling Your Portfolio With Canadian Energy Stocks

TSX-listed energy stocks are looking undervalued right now compared to the broader market.

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