Making sense of the markets this week: April 5, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors. Serious concerns over the Canadian housing bubble BMO has sounded the alarm…

Making sense of the markets this week: March 29, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors.  The bitcoin ETFs are a hit, and it’s causing a price war…

Should You Buy Bitcoin in Your TFSA and RRSP?

Can I buy Bitcoin with my TFSA or RRSP? You bet! An expert explains the new Bitcoin ETF and how to use a TFSA or RRSP to tax-shelter your investment.…

Making sense of the markets this week: March 1, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors.  The greatest threat to stocks might be…bonds The tech-heavy Nasdaq 100 index…

Making sense of the markets this week: February 22, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors. Boosting the portfolio for the commodities EV supercycle A commodities supercycle occurs…

How to invest in cryptocurrency (without losing your shirt)

I have until now not written about the ongoing cryptocurrency boom—but, given the spectacular rise of bitcoin in the last few months, and last week’s subsequent correction, decided it was…

Should you invest in cryptocurrency? 

How much is bitcoin worth? Should you invest in it? If so, how do you invest in bitcoin? Great questions. And since its creation in 2009, bitcoin investing has intrigued,…

Should you speculate with your retirement portfolio?

Save, invest, prosper with My Own Advisor. Should you speculate with your retirement portfolio? Should you speculate with your retirement portfolio? “…if you really can’t refrain from buying individual stocks,…

The best investing plays for your “play money”

MoneySense readers know our investing philosophy well: Buy for the long-term, favour low-cost exchange-traded funds and diversify across geographies, sectors and asset classes. Yes, we’re pretty boring, but we’re not…