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Cutting Through the Noise


March 22, 2021

By Scott Ronalds

Steadyhand tax documents: All you need to know

To assist with your tax filing, we provide a review of the tax documents you've received from us this year along with a brief explanation of their purpose.

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March 18, 2021

By Tom Bradley

Where do young investors go?

An unmistakable feature of the market’s run over the last year has been the surge of new and mostly young do-it-yourself investors, with much of the new money going into highly speculative bets. For those looking for some guidance and a less dicey approach, there are good options out there, including Steadyhand ;)

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March 15, 2021

By Tom Bradley

Three words that can help investors take advantage of stock market mayhem

The stock market is getting wilder by the day. We offer some tips to take advantage of the mayhem.

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March 11, 2021

By Scott Ronalds

Corona corporate casualties

On the 1-year anniversary of the pandemic, we know all too well the impact the virus has had on both a human and corporate scale. Nonetheless, seeing the list of failed businesses is still astounding.

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March 4, 2021

By Tom Bradley

Bad accounting? Thoughts on Canadians' rising net worth

Canadians’ net worth increased 5% in the first nine months of 2020. But are we looking at the right number? Tom Bradley explains.

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March 1, 2021

By Tom Bradley

When it comes to SPAC investing, the house always wins. The public, not so much

SPACs (special purpose acquisition company) are being billed as a better way for pre-IPO companies to go public. But better for who?

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February 23, 2021

By Scott Ronalds

State of the Union

Our annual update on all things Steadyhand.

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February 16, 2021

By Tom Bradley

What would Warren Buffett make of this stock market silly season? He's already told us

Mr. Buffett is eminently readable and forever logical, and his words are a wonderful counterpoint to the times we're in.

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February 12, 2021

By Tom Bradley

Fantastic February

One prognosticator recently laid out 10 reasons why February may be a fantastic month for investors. While we're all suckers for market calls, they're largely a waste of time and space — which is why ours is rather succinct: Markets will go up. And down. And sideways.

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February 11, 2021

By Salman Ahmed

Responsible investing myths

There are a number of myths about responsible investing. We attempt to debunk them.

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February 8, 2021

By Scott Ronalds

Look at you, empire builder

Investors don’t typically think of themselves as business owners. But when you strip it down to basics, this is what investing is all about.

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February 2, 2021

By Tom Bradley

Thoughts on the GameStop saga

The price surges in GameStop, AMC, Blackberry and other stocks that are being hyped in chat rooms is the talk of the town. How does it end? We weigh in.

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