Articles on Mutual Funds

Investing Series: You really don’t give a rat’s ass about your money, do you?

I am starting to realize that if you are a person who has…. ever randomly picked some mutual fund based on historical (past) returns haven’t looked […]

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Investing Series: What is the difference between weighted, listed, and effective MERs?

This is a part of the Investing Series. ————————————————- SHORT ANSWER: There is the “list” price of an MER (what the cost is), and then based […]

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Investing Series: Where I invest my money in index funds (ETFs) in Canada

This is a part of the Investing Series. ————————————————- I have almost every single penny of my investments (except for about $14,000 that is locked-in and […]

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Investing Series: How to buy and sell ETFs on Questrade

This is a part of the Investing Series. ————————————————- WHY BOTHER SIGNING UP TO TRADE ON QUESTRADE? Because ETFs are cheaper than mutual funds, even indexed […]

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Investing Series: Scared of investing your money and have no clue WTF you’re doing? Start here.

This is a part of the Investing Series. ————————————————- I am seeing a trend when I talk to people who are not part of our little […]

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Investing Series: 10 Top Index-Tracking ETFs to hold in your Canadian Portfolio

This is a part of the Investing Series. ————————————————- Total credit goes to Mark of My Own Advisor who goes into detail for each index fund. […]

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Investing Series: Should you sign up with TD Canada Trust E-Series Funds or go with Questrade and Vanguard or iShares ETFs?

This is a part of the Investing Series. ————————————————- Really, these are the only two options available in Canada in my opinion. Either you go with […]

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Investing Series: How to look for and choose an index fund to invest your money in

This is a part of the Investing Series. ————————————————- It is no secret that I think everyone should pretty much invest their money in index funds […]

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Investing Series: How to sign up for TD Canada Trust E-Series Mutual Funds

This is a part of the Investing Series. ————————————————- This is the easiest, most hassle-free way I have found to sign up for TD Canada Trust E-Series Mutual […]

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Investing Series: What is an “MER” (Management Expense Ratio)?

This is a part of the Investing Series. ————————————————- Management Expense Ratios are a fancy way of saying that investors need to pay for the guy […]

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