Making sense of the markets this week: April 12, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors. How (much) retail investors took over the markets It has been a common theme in the pandemic: Bored and flush with cash, retail investors and many freshly-minted newbies became a market force to be reckoned with.  Michael…

How to cultivate the right mindset for investing success

Successful long-term investing requires self-knowledge and self-discipline. Whether you are just starting out on your investing journey or have been investing for decades, it is critical to have the right “mindset.” Over the long term, the stock market has consistently yielded positive returns. But we know that, from time to time, the stock market will…

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Reading Time: 2 mins We’re giving three lucky winners the chance to win a GEMEX Deluxe Creation Station and GEMEX Unicorn Accessory pack? the prize The Gemex Deluxe Creation Station (SRP £29.99) is the ultimate Gemex work station! The magic shell, which magically turns the gel to gems, sits comfortably in the creation station base…

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Reading Time: 2 mins Win a spring cleaning bundle from Ocean Free! the prize Spruce up your spring cleaning and sanitising ritual with this home and travel-friendly bundle in multiple sizes for whatever your use. Whether you require disinfectants for home or the workplace, this collection is the perfect choice for all your needs –…

All the Secrets You Need to Know to Buy Quality Meat

Reading Time: 4 mins The COVID-19 pandemic outbreak has sent tremors around the world, with people even going to the extent of questioning their meat-diet choices. And it became all the more critical to pick the right meat. There is nothing in this world like a meal with the most delicious assortment of meat prepared…

How does credit card debt affect a mortgage application?

If you’re shopping around for a mortgage, you probably already know that lenders ask for a ton of financial information before determining how much you can borrow. That list includes your household income, down payment amount and how much you owe—including credit card debt, car payments and unsecured personal. With debt being so common these…

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Reading Time: 2 mins Win a bundle of luxury knives from Opinel! the prize French brand Opinel have been making luxury knives for 130 years. Their UK Distributor, Whitby and Co, is giving one lucky winner the chance to win a great bundle of kitchen knives worth just under £90. You can win their Art…

Making sense of the markets this week: April 5, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors. Serious concerns over the Canadian housing bubble BMO has sounded the alarm with strong warnings about what many are calling a housing bubble in Canada. In fact, it’s on fire. From a Yahoo! Finance post… “One of…

Best ETFs in Canada for 2021

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Best Canadian ETFs for 2021

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