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Tom Drake is a Financial Analyst and Personal Finance Expert
Tom Drake is a Financial Analyst and Personal Finance Expert

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What You Need to Know about Withdrawing RRSPs Before Retirement

Sometimes, you end up in a position in which you want to access the money in your RRSP before you retire. One of those situations might be a desire to return to school. The Lifelong Learning Plan, allows you to withdraw a limited amount of money from your RRSP for educational purposes. But what if you […]
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Achieve Financial Well-Being with the Help of Investing

This post has been brought to you in partnership with BlackRock Canada. All thoughts and opinions are my own and do not necessarily reflect the views of BlackRock Canada. Now that we’re a month into 2018 and your health and fitness resolutions aren’t as top of mind, it’s a good opportunity to evaluate your financial […]
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The Best Robo-Advisors in Canada

In today's world, putting money into a traditional savings account just isn't enough to cut it. You can scrimp and save for decades and still not end up with enough money for your retirement. In order to build up enough wealth to meet your long-term goals, you need to invest your money. Thanks to technology, […]
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New Year Investing: Build Your Portfolio

Now that we're in a brand new year, it's time to figure out what you can do to build wealth this year and for the future. With the new year, there are many new opportunities for investing, and improving your finances. One of the best ways to improve your overall financial situation is to invest. […]
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Is Your Portfolio Truly Diverse?

Many of us understand that we are supposed to have diversity in our portfolios. After all, portfolio diversity is one of the basic tenets of successful long-term investing. However, diversity goes beyond just having stocks and bonds in your portfolio. There are other measures of diversity as well. Here are some things to keep in […]
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WealthBar Review: Robo-Advisor with a Personal Twist

If you're looking for a way to start investing but aren't sure how to go about it, a robo-advisor might be able to help. Robo-advisors are increasingly sophisticated and they offer you a way to build your wealth — even if you don't have a lot of money available right now. On top of that, many […]
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What is a Locked-In Retirement Account (LIRA)?

If you are in a registered pension plan with your employer and leave that company, or if you are laid off, your pension will be transferred into a Locked-In Retirement Account (LIRA). Locked-In Retirement Accounts are sometimes referred to as the more appropriate name of Locked-In Retirement Savings Plans (LRSP). What are locked-in accounts? Locked […]
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What is a GIC? Guide to Guaranteed Investment Certificates

In these volatile times, many investors and savers are looking for a very safe investment. One of the options you have, if you want safety and guaranteed income, is a Guaranteed Investment Certificate (GIC). Many investors like to add them to their portfolios for stability. What is a GIC? GICs are a form of investment […]
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Nest Wealth Review: A Robo-Advisor for Larger Portfolios

In recent years, robo-advisors have become increasingly popular in Canada. In many cases, they provide a cost-efficient way for inexperienced investors to get a good start on their portfolios. If you aren't sure how to get started investing, robo-advisors like Wealthsimple offer low costs and a simple long-term investing strategy. But what if you already […]
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ETFs vs. Mutual Funds: Which Is the Best Choice for You?

This post has been brought to you in partnership with BlackRock Canada. All thoughts and opinions are my own and do not necessarily reflect the views of BlackRock Canada. When it comes to building wealth for the long-term, it's a good idea to start investing early, diversify your portfolio, and keep your costs low. One way […]
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