The You First Blog

In the February 16, 2009 issue of Newsweek Magazine Canada received some high praise indeed from journalist Fareed Zakaria. He extols the virtues of our government’s prudent financial management and our sound banking and financial systems.  Seems that after all, Canada is more than just hockey, moose and mounties. Not that there is anything wrong… Read More

The Penalty For Not Staying Invested

February 17, 2009
Terry Broaders

In an environment of negative economic news it may be tempting to invest in cash or GICs until “things calm down” and there are signals that it is “safe” to go back into the market. A graph from the Investment Funds Institute of Canada shows that as the value of the TSX rises, the amounts… Read More