Best U.S. ETFs for 2021

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Best international ETFs for 2021

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Best fixed-income ETFs for 2021

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Desert-island ETF picks for 2021

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Money management: What to do when COVID-19 debt payment deferrals are over

You remember last year when credit card companies and other financial institutions offered payment deferrals for people who needed the help? Well, those payments are coming due.  Beth works in real estate, and deferred both her credit card and mortgage payments for six months last year, after the COVID-19 pandemic hit. “I did both because…

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Marriage or mortgage: Which is the better investment?

Weddings can be expensive, but so can many of the things that come after a wedding—like a home purchase, starting a family and saving for retirement. And so money is an important relationship issue even before a couple ties the knot.  Both weddings and home purchases can both cause people to think or spend irrationally—especially…

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Is life insurance taxable in Canada?

Life insurance is essentially buying peace of mind. You’re helping your loved ones deal with the financial impact of your death and hopefully mitigating some of the accompanying stress and emotional turmoil. But what happens after your loved ones receive their inheritance? Is life insurance taxable in Canada? Is the payout you’re leaving behind subject…

Making sense of the markets this week: March 29, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors.  The bitcoin ETFs are a hit, and it’s causing a price war Canada was the first country to approve bitcoin ETFs. And first out of the gate was Purpose Investments, with its introduction of BTCC, on Feb….