Category Archives: Investing

Changing investments in a Group RRSP

I’ve always said that psychology plays a big role in investing. I’ve been seeing this first hand when we are providing financial education for members of Group RRSP and Pension Plans. Good news about returns Recently, I was talking to a group of employees and showed them the returns on the asset allocation funds withinContinue Reading

Beware of Chasing Winners

“If past history was all there was to the game, the richest people would be librarians.” – Warren Buffett A few weeks ago, I had a phone call from a woman who wanted to change the investments that she had in her Group RRSP. She’d just received her statement and was disappointed with the return.Continue Reading

Rent or own vacation property

Every year, I meet more and more people that have bought vacation property or are thinking about buying vacation property.  The question I get is whether this is a good idea or not. It’s in the numbers I’ve always said there are two influences to every decision we make – the logical influence and theContinue Reading