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ETF Fees Are Dropping

Management fees, part of the expense ratio of funds, have always been considered one of the primarily nuisances for investors when deciding between a fund and individual stocks.  Don’t confuse management fees with commissions fees when buying into funds.  They are two different animals.  These days ETFs are free when buying through a discount broker […]

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When Should You Sell a Stock?

There can be a number of reasons for an investor to sell a stock. To determine when you should sell a stock, investors should review what the original goal was of buying each individual stock. Here are some illustrative examples. Is it a speculative play? I bought Katanga Mining Ltd. (TSX:KAT) about three weeks ago […]

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4 Positive Developments for Blockchain Tech and Cryptocurrencies in 2018

In 2017, cryptocurrencies and the decentralized network that enables them were thrust into the mainstream. Bitcoin staged a stunning rally that saw it go from a $1,000 valuation in January to $20,000 in December 2017. This year has been a different story. Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have been battered as a number of nations have […]