Making sense of the markets this week: October 4, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors.  Will the energy crunch turn into an energy crisis?   The energy story…

Making sense of the markets this week: September 27, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors.  What was behind this week’s “mini-crash” The big story of the week…

New for 2021: The Ultimate Couch Potato Portfolio Guide

Overview 5 ways to build a portfolio Core portfolios Advanced portfolios There’s a catch-22 facing many would-be investors that’s keeping them out of the market. On the one hand, they…

Ways to build a Couch Potato portfolio

Overview 5 ways to build a portfolio Core portfolios Advanced portfolios You can invest in a ready-made Couch Potato portfolio, or you can build your own. The former generally costs…

Making sense of the markets this week: September 20, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors.  New inflation data: transitory signs?  The week ending Sept. 17 delivered a…

Making sense of the markets this week: September 13, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors.  Check the supply chain: We’re out of chips The pandemic has challenged…

MoneySense Live: Using ETFs to cultivate financial independence

Jonathan Chevreau, a longtime personal finance journalist, former Editor-in-Chief of MoneySense and the creator of our perennially popular Best ETFs in Canada package has said there’s only one free lunch…

Making sense of the markets this week: August 30, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors.  Big earnings from the big Canadian banks The Big Six Canadian banks…

Making sense of the markets this week: July 26, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors. Earnings season, part II: both sides of the border In last week’s…

Making sense of the markets this week: July 19, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors.  Why inflation might stick around a while America’s finance chiefs don’t think…