Just as in life, there are triggers with our investments that can lead us to react out of emotion and to make decisions we might regret in the aftermath. Knowing what the triggers are can help us to maintain perspective.
As clients you know you can count on us for timely investing advice and guidance in selecting funds that are appropriate for you. But sometimes you don't realize the importance advisors place on being aware of the significant events taking place in your lives. An important part of our job is adjusting your investing strategy in response to important life events.
A recently released poll from the Investor Education Fund found that paying down debt was a priority for Canadians in 2012. Statistics maintained by the TransUnion, shows that Canadian consumer debt at the end of 2011 was at a record-high average of $25,960 per person.
Guaranteed investments may not provide the returns you need
Market volatility has many Canadian investors beating a path from equity investments to low-risk vehicles like Guaranteed Investment Certificated and money mutual funds. We work to ensure your portfolio is diversified to mitigate risk.
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