Posts Categorized: Market Updates

Refer a friend to WealthBar

Refer a friend to WealthBar, be $50 richer

Being good to the people you care about is its own reward, but we think nice folks deserve a little something extra. Every time you refer a friend** (or someone else you care about) to WealthBar, you both can come out ahead with $50 each!… Read more

Canadians, get a second opinion about your investments

Get a second opinion on your investments

Checking your investments lately? You may have noticed the market had some ups and downs this month. Hey, it happens from time to time (See our recent article about how experienced longer-term investors know to tune out temporary hiccups in the market). Either way, it’s… Read more

Investing in the age of Trump

Canadians investing in the age of Trump

In my Year in Review update to WealthBar clients about performance, ‘Making Investing Great Again,’ I talked a bit about the Donald Trump effect on the markets. Love him or hate him, the new US chief executive (and his tweets) form part of that bigger… Read more

Breaking up with your bank

Breaking up with your bank isn’t hard to do

When I started WealthBar, many financial industry leaders told me that it would be tough to get people to switch over from their bank. “Canadians are naturally apathetic,” they said. “They stay loyal to the bank where they opened a bank account when they were… Read more