Q: Hi, my husband and I got married a few years ago, and we’re now planning on purchasing our first home together! He has about $40,000 in his RRSP and I have about $55,000 in mine. I’m wondering what your thoughts are on the Home Buyers’ Plan. Can you explain how it works? And do you think it’s a good […]
Despite its historical reputation, September was a good month for stocks. Bonds didn’t fare as well as interest rates continued to rise.
August was a relatively good month for stock and bond markets around the world.
At ModernAdvisor, our goal is to help you meet your goals faster. And while we pride ourselves on offering professional investment management at a very low cost, we wanted to make it even easier to choose us to manage your investments. That’s why we’ve decided to eliminate management fees altogether if your total invested with us is 10K or less. […]
July was a difficult month for Canadian stocks and bonds, outside of Canada most stock and bond markets were positive.
In today’s knowledge-driven world, a post-secondary education is more important than ever. But because of increasing tuition costs, many students need their family’s support to pay for a college education. To help families save for their children’s post-secondary education, the government of Canada introduced the Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) back in 1972. RESPs have evolved substantially since then and […]
June was a difficult month for most stock and bond markets. And after 6 straight positive months, our Core portfolios had a negative month as well.
ModernAdvisor was the first online investment advisor (aka robo-advisor) in Canada to offer a socially responsible investment option back in February 2016. At that time SRI options in the ETF space were much more limited than we would have liked, as a result our SRI portfolios did not have any non-North American developed market or emerging market exposure. We’ve since […]