Buying dividends
Personal Finance

How to Avoid the Next Dividend Disaster

The protracted slump in crude and the ongoing weakness of commodities over the last two years triggered a dividend crisis for Canadian investors. A raft of dividend darlings in the energy patch slashed or even terminated their dividends as they battled to shore up over-levered balance sheets and protect diminishing cash flows. This wasn’t only […]

Tax-free income
Personal Finance

Do You Want High Tax-Free Income?

If you want more income, one of the first places you can explore is real estate investment trusts (REITs). They own portfolios of properties that are diversified geographically and across many tenants. Some are diversified across asset types as well. Most importantly, many REITs pay juicy distributions that can help you pay your bills. Here […]

Stock Market Growth During a Decline
Investing

5 Stocks Worth Grabbing During This Market Decline

October has seen a pullback in the stock market with TSX, S&P, and the other major indices seeing a decline. Although many had predicted this reversal of gains during this period, it certainly doesn’t mean you should be weathering it out on the sidelines. Here is a list of my 5 favourite currently underpriced stocks worth adding into your portfolio.

Value Stocks worth investing
Investing

Two Value Stocks Worth Buying

Quality cheap stocks continue to be far and few these days despite the record setting highs in the markets. We’ve compiled a few stocks that have shown consistent growth, strong balance sheets, competent management, and most importantly, a willingness to reward investors with excellent returns over the years.