Articles By Dale Roberts:

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Columns

Housing affordability: What happens when lower home prices take on higher borrowing costs?

Borrowing costs are increasing as Canada experiences the fastest...

Housing affordability: What happens when lower home prices take on higher borrowing costs?
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Investing

Making sense of the markets this week: August 7

Do earnings matter in 2022? Will Canada follow the...

Making sense of the markets this week: August 7
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Investing

Making sense of the markets this week: July 10

The worst start for markets since 1962, rate-hike fears,...

Making sense of the markets this week: July 10
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Investing

Making Sense of the Markets this week: June 26

Who killed bitcoin? Will we have a recession, stagflation...

Making Sense of the Markets this week: June 26
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Investing

Performance: The Ultimate Couch Potato Portfolio Guide

A lookback at the performance of the MoneySense Canadian...

Performance: The Ultimate Couch Potato Portfolio Guide
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Financial Planning

Budget 2022: How it may affect Canadians’ finances and investments

The budget includes a new program for first-time home...

Budget 2022: How it may affect Canadians’ finances and investments
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Investing

Making sense of the markets this week: April 3

Dale Roberts signs off from “Making sense of the...

Making sense of the markets this week: April 3
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Investing

Making sense of the markets this week: March 27

War is resketching the world’s trade map. Smart ETFers...

Making sense of the markets this week: March 27
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Investing

Making sense of the markets this week: March 20

The Fed makes the first move on rate hikes,...

Making sense of the markets this week: March 20