Tim Hortons (THI) is definitely a Canadian symbol. Wherever you go in Canada, chances are you can find a Tim’s coffee :) However remote you may be … The growth of Tim Hortons has also crossed the borders. Tim Hortons…
Dividend Income – January 2013

A new year, a new dividend income target! Last year I was hoping to reach $7,000 but I had to rectify that early and target $6,000. I finished the year slightly short of $6,000 with $5,790.71. This year, as much…

Often times, when you want to make a decision about your mortgage, you want to try different mortgage interest rates and different mortgage terms to see where you land. I do that quite often. When I get a raise, I…

I am finishing the year strong! I am ending the year with my biggest dividend income month. Considering I took at step back a few months ago when I sold all my mutual funds, I am pretty pleased with the…

The Tax-Free Savings Account, or TFSA, is a special type of investment account that provides tax benefits for Canadians. The main tax benefit of this type of account is that investment income earned in a TFSA is not taxed upon withdrawal. It was…

Rebalancing a portfolio is a very powerful concept. It allows the investor to systemically sell high and buy low. Index investors do that regularly and there are no reasons why a dividend investor cannot do the same and it doesn’t have…

I have been readjusting my RESP investments since I dumped all my mutual funds. I wrote a few posts over RESP and most recently I have shared my RESP strategy. The recent market drops are also providing me with an…