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RRSP/TFSA Management Fees: Possible Tax Implications?
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Category: Tax and Estate Planning, Investing
On November 29, 2016 the CRA released a Technical Interpretation (TI) regarding investment management fees incurred by an RRSP, RRIF or TFSA.
The TI addressed the situation where investment management fees were paid by the annuitant (account holder) personally and NOT via the registered plan... Continue Reading
Are ETFs cheaper than mutual funds?
Exchange Traded Funds, or ETFs for short have enjoyed a major boom in the Canadian market over the last 10-15 years. They’ve gone from a niche investment vehicle to mainstream and are synonymous with two major features: Low-costs and indexing. This article will focus on the first feature, I’ll write a follow-up on the second... Continue Reading
How do dividends affect my portfolio?
Theoretically, whether a company pays a dividend or not should have no bearing on their stock value or the value of your portfolio if you’ve invested in that company. But reality is a far cry from theory. Dividends can be an integral component of your investment portfolio and understanding what dividends are and how to use them... Continue Reading
What is an Exchange Traded Fund?
Exchange Traded Funds or ETFs for short are an investment vehicle rapidly growing in popularity. While you may be familiar with mutual funds you may not be as familiar with ETFs. But you should be. What is an ETF? ETFs are a type of investment fund that trade like a stock on a stock exchange. Like mutual funds, ETFs are simply a... Continue Reading
Evolution of ETFs (Exchange Traded Funds)
ETFs or Exchange Traded Funds have increased in popularity exponentially since their inception in the 90s. The ETF sector in Canada has seen a major boom in recent years with ETF manufacturers creating products in three main categories... Continue Reading
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