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January 27, 2020

By Scott Ronalds

Snubbed at the Grammys

In a bit of a risky move, we've collaborated on a song about investing. But so far, clients seem to love it. Were we snubbed at the Grammys? You be the judge.

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January 23, 2020

By Scott Ronalds

Canada's new stock market darling

Shopify has been on fire since it went public in 2015 and has been a great story for the Canadian technology sector. Let's just hope history doesn't repeat itself.

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January 14, 2020

By Scott Ronalds

The benefits of diversification

A colourful look at the benefits of diversification.

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January 9, 2020

By Scott Ronalds

Bradley's Brief — Q4 2019

A brief look at the letter from the Prez.

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January 1, 2020

By Scott Ronalds

Sixty-nine thousand five hundred dollars!

With the turn of the calendar comes a fresh $6,000 in contribution room for your Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA). Even better, the lifetime contribution limit for these accounts now stands at $69,500.

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December 23, 2019

By Scott Ronalds

Not just another book on investing. Really

A shameless plug for our upcoming book, It's Really Not Rocket Science: Plain-English Advice for Managing Your Investments.

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November 28, 2019

By Scott Ronalds

Year-end distributions

All you need to know about distributions, and the estimated year-end figures for our funds.

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November 25, 2019

By Scott Ronalds

The biggest shopping day you've never heard of

Singles' Day, a made-up holiday in China, has turned into the world's biggest shopping day, outpacing Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined — a reminder of the immense scale of China's consumer market.

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November 12, 2019

By Scott Ronalds

The great temptation

Late last year, it looked like a good time to get out of the market and sit out what many observers were forecasting would be an ugly 2019. Hasn't exactly worked out well for those who sold—proving once again that you simply can't time the market.

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October 28, 2019

By Scott Ronalds

The gin & tonic, latest victim of the paradox of choice

Gin is having a moment. The juniper-based spirit is everywhere these days, with more selection than ever. But is a vast product shelf always a good thing for consumers?

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October 9, 2019

By Scott Ronalds

Bradley's Brief — Q3 2019

A brief look at the letter from the Prez.

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September 26, 2019

By Scott Ronalds

Money for nothing

Money for nothing remains a controversial topic well beyond the Dire Straits song. We explain.

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