Are You Covered? Key Advantages and Disadvantages of Group Life Insurance Question. My partner and I have been thinking about life insurance recently. We have a young child, and are considering a house soon for our growing family. A friend of ours told us it’s really important that we get some life insurance to protect ourselves. But I already have […]
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September was another negative month for most global equity markets, with the exception of the US.
Question. Hi, I’ve been a ModernAdvisor client for about a year, and everything is great. I understand the investment philosophy and the rationale for using index funds in the portfolios, but I’m also very interested in investing in marijuana. I keep hearing about the big opportunities, and how it could be a chance to get in on the ground floor […]
August was a negative month for most global equity markets, with the exception of the US. The latest report on active managers showed the underperformance continues.
June was a good month for North American stocks, while international markets struggled. Bonds and REITS performed well.
Question. I currently have a pre-authorized contribution (PAC) set up for my investment account, and contribute $500 on the 1st of each month. I’ve never had a problem with this in the past, but I’ve changed jobs recently, and it’s becoming a problem now. The problem is that I’m a commission-based real estate sales agent, and my income fluctuates considerably […]
Question. I’ve been working with the same employer for about 7 years, and I’m a member of the company pension plan. A few weeks ago I applied for a position at another firm, and was just recently offered the new job. It’s a significant increase in pay and seems like a great position, so I intend to move forward with […]
May was a good month for stocks, both in Canada and most international markets. Bonds also performed well. Meanwhile, at the other end of the risk spectrum, the first leveraged marijuana ETF has been launched.