2017: Market Review

At the beginning of 2017, a common view among money managers and analysts was that the financial markets would not repeat their strong returns from 2016. Many cited the uncertain global economy, political turmoil in the US, implementation of Brexit, and other factors.

The Uncommon Average

“I have found that the importance of having an investment philosophy—one that is robust and that you can stick with— cannot be overstated.” —David Booth   The US stock market has delivered an average annual return of around 10% since 1926.* But short-term results...
The Registered Disability Savings Plan

The Registered Disability Savings Plan

Once in a while we can sit back and say that our Canadian government got it right. On December 1, 2008, the federal government implemented an important program to assist families with disabled children. The Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) is an important...