The only reason not to invest is if the projected returns aren’t high enough to justify the risk.

Bonds

Don’t sweat the return outlook

Investors hate risk, but at times the biggest risk...

Don’t sweat the return outlook
return assumptions

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It’s time to reset your return assumptions

Historical returns are no longer a good gauge of...

It’s time to reset your return assumptions

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Set up your portfolio for success in 2016

How to prepare for the year ahead after one...

Set up your portfolio for success in 2016
rate of return

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Your expected rate of return

Canadian equity portfolios are expected to yield 6.3% before...

Your expected rate of return

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Calculating your portfolio’s rate of return

It's not as straightforward as you might think

Calculating your portfolio’s rate of return

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Calculate your personal rate of return

Any time you introduce cash flows to the portfolio,...

Calculate your personal rate of return

Income Properties

Get real about your real estate returns

What return will you need to make an income...

Get real about your real estate returns

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Estimating future stock returns

What are the long-term expected returns for stocks? That’s...

Estimating future stock returns

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RRSP Guide: Why

My RRSP returns are abysmal so why bother?

A long-term view makes the benefits of RRSPs more...

My RRSP returns are abysmal so why bother?

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