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Resource List | Season 2 Episode 4 | John Robertson, PHD | Because Money

The DIY Investing Environment | John Robertson

Only ~13% of Canadians are DIY investors, and most of them started in the last 5 years. While we didn’t quite agree on precisely how many people should/could use a DIY approach, we were all giving estimates well above that figure. There’s a lot of room for improvement.

So what is stopping people from becoming DIY investors, what are the barriers? I like to think in terms of intrinsic and external factors.

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ETF Investing: Low Maintenance and Stellar Results | Kyle Prevost

Low Maintenance & Stellar Results Why ETFs? If you have blindly been supporting the mutual fund industry or have been talked into the latest stock-picking fad, then you need to see the studies featured in our book. There is a chance that you - or the fund manager that you hire - could beat the ...

August 17th, 2015 by Potato Hello, and welcome to a free directory of Canadian fee-only planners, advisors, and coaches. Whether you need help with your household budget, planning your retirement, or support as a DIY investor, there are lots of great people out there who can help you meet your goals.

The Value of Simple

The Value of Simple: A Practical Guide to Taking the Complexity Out of Investing is a plain-language guide to investing for Canadians. Putting your money to work can look suspiciously like math at times, but this book lays out a simple approach that anyone can follow.

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