Drawing a direct comparison between the S&P/TSX Index and mutual funds and the implications of having a volatile index.
The Toronto Composite Index (S&P/TSX) is often used as a benchmark for the performance of your investments, but it is really an index?
We all want financial security. We want to make enough money to support our lifestyles, raise and educate our children, save for a wonderful retirement, and (of course!) have fun along the way. So to achieve it all, what will help you more – having a financial plan or a budget?
When we look at the financial planning world and the individuals preparing plans, you might be surprised to learn that the overwhelming majority of these individuals are actually working as commissioned sales people or on salary and bonus where almost every one of them have sales targets set by their employers.