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How to Be a Successful Long-Term Investor

“The stock market is a device to transfer money from the impatient to the patient.” – Warren Buffett.

How can you become a successful long-term investor? What separates highly successful investors from the majority who achieve average and below market returns? It is not pure luck but the disciplined adherence to a long-term investment plan and the application of that plan through consistent investment habits. This article provides tips to help you become a successful long-term investor.

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I Want to Invest: Where Do I Start? Who Do I Speak To?

Most of us were not taught about personal investing, either at home or in school—but it’s never too late to learn! Where do you start? Who do you speak to? This article provides a step-by-step process, along with a bonus tip on an investing habit that will almost effortlessly contribute to your long-term financial wellbeing.

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3 Reasons Why You May Wish to Consider a Prenup in Canada

3 Reasons Why You May Wish to Consider a Prenup in Canada

Are you planning to get engaged, or are you recently engaged? A prenuptial agreement (or “prenup” for short) may be the last topic you or your partner want to have a conversation about right now; however, when two people come together, it is a partnership, and you are joining your assets. Stay informed—here are three reasons why you may wish to consider a prenup.

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Is Dollar Cost Averaging the Right Investment Strategy for You?

Is Dollar Cost Averaging the Right Investment Strategy for You?

Dollar-Cost Averaging (DCA), also referred to as unit cost averaging, incremental averaging or cost average effect, is an investment strategy intended to minimize the impact of volatility when investing. What is dollar-cost averaging, what are its benefits and drawbacks, and is this investment strategy best for you? Read this article to learn more.

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