Tangerine’s New Global ETF Portfolios Are Another Solid Option for Investors

Tangerine’s globally diversified index mutual funds have long been solid options for new investors looking for an easy way to start investing. But their fees have not been competitive for some time. With Management Expense Ratios (MERs) of around 1.06%, they are more expensive than robo-advisors, TD e-series mutual funds or the one-fund index exchange-traded … Continue reading Tangerine’s New Global ETF Portfolios Are Another Solid Option for Investors

The Real Reason to Own a Home, Aside From Needing a Place to Live

While most Canadians seem to think that housing is the best investment you could make, the main reason to own a home is because you need a place to live. As a pure investment, housing has a lot of undesirable qualities: it's expensive to buy and sell (realtor and legal fees, taxes);its value is tied … Continue reading The Real Reason to Own a Home, Aside From Needing a Place to Live