Investment Blog

Dollar Cost Averaging Through the Chaos

I’ve been telling people to load up on quality investments ever since quality investments started getting cheap. But that doesn’t mean that this will be a natural fit for everyone. I have good news though. People that are unwilling or unable to write a big cheque can still write a series of smaller ones. And, […]

The Four Truths of Bear Markets

At the end of the day, this is just another bear market and, despite all the anguish and trepidation, we have seen this movie before and we know how it ends. All objections to these four truths are based on the hypothesis that this time it’s different. This time it is not different. It never […]

Coronavirus and Your Investments

If you have a long-term time frame, and you own high quality investments, then this is not a time to panic or mourn. This is a time of potential opportunity. At worst, just ride it out and you will see better days ahead. But at best, you have some additional cash kicking around and you […]

A Day in the Life of the Prosperity Fund

A Day in the Life of the Prosperity Fund You grab yourself a nice cup of Nestle tea and sign onto the TD Bank website to do your banking with your Apple iPhone. The premium for your Manulife insurance policy is due, and you want to see if your Visa pre-authorized payment has came out […]

Tell Me About This ESG Investing

So what is meant by ESG investing? Well, as a matter of fact, that’s a really good question. The short answer is that ESG stands for environmental, social, and governance. It is laudable to invest in a way that is intended to encourage positive social change. But, like many things in life, ESG investing isn’t […]

How to Create Wealth

Last year I launched my own investment fund as Portfolio Manager. Consequently I have been spending significant time mulling over various investment ideas. I have kicked the tires on a lot of potential investments. I have even taken second and third looks at ideas that I have previously dismissed for individual clients, thinking that perhaps […]

Brad Brain Needs New Shoes

You might not guess it to look at me, but I am a bit of a high-mileage runner. I can run upwards of 100 kilometers a month. I am also a pretty big guy, which means my running shoes take a pounding. I will wear out a pair of high-quality running shoes in under a […]