Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are one of the most popular forms of investment products. They share characteristic features of both shares and mutual funds. Like stocks, ETFs are generally traded on major exchanges on a real-time basis with their price fluctuating throughout the day. And at the same time, like mutual funds, ETFs pool money from […]


What are the GST Payment Dates for 2021?

Are you a Canadian citizen who files tax returns every year? Yes, then you could be eligible for a tax credit on the GST (Goods and Services Tax) and HST (Harmonized Sales Tax) payments that you have made. What exactly is GST/HST, who is eligible, and when are the GST payment dates for the year […]


Shares of Canada’s largest company Shopify (TSX:SHOP) were down close to 5% on April 29 after it gained over 11% a day before. The e-commerce giant reported record sales of almost a US$ 1 billion in the March quarter. While sales rose over 110% year over year, its earnings soared 11x in Q1 of 2021. […]


In order to start investing in the equity or bond markets, you first need to set up an online brokerage account. For investors who are new to this space, selecting an online broker may be a tedious process as you need to identify a platform that aligns with your financial goals. Retail investors can now […]


Are you looking to invest your money in the Canadian stock market? You may be feeling a bit overwhelmed by investing directly into company stocks. So, what is a better alternative if you are an investor with a low risk appetite? Index funds are a popular asset class for passive investors who are not looking […]

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