How to Invest in Volatile and Recessionary Markets

*Posted in 2009* So you’ve lost 50% of your portfolio and wondering what to do and how you could have avoided the pain. Most are hearing sit tight, which is true, or heck, even buy, which is even more true. But is there anything you could or can do in a market that is in … Continue reading How to Invest in Volatile and Recessionary Markets

The Truth About Universal Life Insurance – Comparing Investments

**Read part one of the this crucial series on Universal Life insurance by visiting the universal life scams and complications page.** Important Questions to Ask About Universal Life ‘Insurance’ If you still INSIST on looking at UL here are crucial questions you must ask: I understand that there is flexible and accelerated funding but if … Continue reading The Truth About Universal Life Insurance – Comparing Investments

Important Reminder on TFSA Contributions – Can’t Recontribute

The new investment instrument for Canadians is the tax free savings account or TFSA. Over time the contribution room will grow (loosely by 5000 + inflation per year). Depending on the type of agreement that you have for your TFSA, you can generally withdraw any amount from the TFSA at any time and for any … Continue reading Important Reminder on TFSA Contributions – Can’t Recontribute