Salary And Debt

By: Hanson Feng

November 1, 2020

When I entered the workforce, I always thought a direct deposit was the only aspect of compensation I could receive from my company. But it is important to remember that your cost is far greater than the amount you see deposited into your account every month....

Budgeting And Compound Interest

By: Hanson Feng

October 15, 2020

How do I budget? 100% of my income is disposable income, no bills, loan payments, or other financial obligations. I use the pay yourself first method – I know how much I’m being paid as I’m on a salaried payroll sequence, I know when and how much each paycheque will be....

What Can I Invest In?

By: Hanson Feng

September 26, 2020

I want to make money from money, what can I go for? For everyday investors, the main risk mitigation strategy is portfolio diversification and allocating your assets to reflect the stage in your life.

Global Economy Six Months Into The Pandemic

By: Hanson Feng

September 20, 2020

This week marked the six-month mark of the World Health Organization declaring a Pandemic as COVID-19 took a chokehold of the global economy as they were shut down. As each region and country took different measures, we now look at how their response to COVID-19 tolled their economy.

Back To School Time Management

By: Hanson Feng

September 4, 2020

Ready? Set. Go! You have 1,000 minutes. It’s not about the amount of time but how you use it.

Billionaire On Covid-19

By: Hanson Feng

August 7, 2020

There are lots of winners and losers, from institutional investors like Mutual Fund managers to personal investors like you and me. Whether you’ve invested in highly lucrative companies that benefit directly or indirectly from the pandemic, you’ve benefited.

101 Stocks And Etfs

By: Hanson Feng

July 14, 2020

It is important to note that ETFs and Mutual funds both have management fees as they’re considered “managed investment funds”. ETFs are typically managed by AI technology to mirror an industry or market, so their management fee (called a MER) is far lower (under 1% of your investment annually) than a mutual fund.

Bull Market Confusion

By: Hanson Feng

June 24, 2020

It’s June 3, 2020; I woke up and opened my usual apps, Instagram, outlook, and apple stocks. It’s been three and a half months of an upward trend for the S&P 500 (the largest composite index covering the American Stock market)...

Boosting The Economy With Consumer Spending

By: Hanson Feng

June 16, 2020

If you’re blessed in this time of economic turmoil with a secure high paying job, this is the time to spend to boost an economy for every Canadian.

Canadian Oil Isn't Ethical

By: Hanson Feng

June 5, 2020

Canadian oil and gas have taken a beating with no recovery after the 2014 crash. Husky Energy (TSX: HSE.TO) was once known as a stable and blue-chip stock with a price of over almost $50 before the great recession of 2008.....

Investments As A Teenager

By: Hanson Feng

June 4, 2020

As Gen Z, we’ve seen the financial woes faced by Millennials due to rising costs of living and lack of work following a recession. It’s never too young to start saving for future chapters in your life; a home, an education, etc...

Bank Fees

By: Hanson Feng

June 4, 2020

After 2008, the battered reputation of banks took the front stage and the distrust from millennials has only exacerbated the situation...

The 'ethical Canadian Oil' Claim From Politicians Will Soon Be Dead

By: Hanson Feng

May 26, 2020

Canadian oil and gas have taken a beating with no recovery after the 2014 crash. Husky Energy (TSX: HSE.TO) was once known as a stable and blue-chip stock with a price over almost $50 before the great recession of 2008, since the beginning of 2020, a Starbucks latte is more expensive than a share of this giant organization.

$817 Billion Cad Spent In Direct Relief Paired With A Message To Canadians To Save For A Rainy Day

By: Hanson Feng

April 28, 2020

The Government of Canada has launched a spree of support Canadians and businesses, helping the most vulnerable in society to ensure Canadians can continue to live after the pandemic comes to an end. This will cost taxpayers over $817 billion dollars plus interest on borrowed capital.

Investing And Economy

By: Hanson Feng

April 20, 2020

On Sunday April 19, 2020 a Reuters report outlined a multi-billion-dollar bankruptcy declaration by America’s largest luxury department store. This was after a $5.7 Million USD bond payment was left unpaid earlier that week....

The Demise Of Andrew Scheer

By: Hanson Feng

April 15, 2020

All after a major corruption scandal, unmet fiscal promises, and policy that alienated the west; Trudeau still came out on top on a 2019 Monday night with minority control of the house all after what many Canadians called a battle of “evil versus evil...