Building A Financial Safety Net: My Real World Experience

Recently I was asked to share my personal experiences regarding my opinion on achieving financial success. While being a very broad question that has different meanings and answers for specific individuals, I can summarize the answer to this question in one word, ‘time.’   There’s little debate that time is the ally of anyone seeking … Read more

April Stock Considerations

I can hardly believe that one quarter of 2015 is already in the books. Whoever coined the phrase “time flies” certainly knew what they were talking about. Looking back, the first quarter finished at pretty decent levels considering the insane volatility we have seen in stock and commodity prices. Going forward I can only guess … Read more

March Stock Considerations

As 2015 is rapidly moving along another new month is upon us which brings my portfolio back into focus as I look forward towards my March potential stock buys. Looking back at February my potential picks exclusively rested on the large Canadian banks as continued weakness in share price and more attractive valuations along with … Read more

February Stock Considerations

As another new month approaches I am reminded to, once again, look at my portfolio holdings and decide where to deploy my fresh capital for the month. Looking back at the month of January, I have seen additional declines in the large Canadian bank stocks. No doubt, this was in direct correlation to the continued … Read more

December Stock Considerations

As we head into the home stretch of 2014 a great opportunity is seemingly handed to us for the month of December. That opportunity comes in the form of continued weakness in the oil and materials sector as depressed commodity prices have given rise to a sea of great dividend income opportunities for those willing … Read more