Investing is the art of using your money to make more money. The concepts and practices are simple, if you know about them. Here are the most important things to know.

Investing 101: Investing Basics For Beginners

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Want to invest like a pro? Learn the basics of investing from us and we'll have you on the road to investing in no time.

How the Stock Market Works

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Losing sleep wondering how the stock market works? Today's your lucky day. We'll impart all you need to know to become a market pro in no time.

Active vs Passive Investing

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Not sure of the difference between these two investment philosophies? Not for long you're not! We'll set you straight and even tell you how to get started.

Financial Advisors: How To Choose & The Cost

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Find out exactly what a financial advisor does, what they cost, and why you might need one. We'll also give you our best advice for choosing financial advisors.

How to Invest Money Wisely

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All the fundamentals the beginning investor should know to make wise investment decisions. Find out how and where you should invest your hard earned cash.

Best Investing Strategies

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There's no one-size-fits-all best investing strategy—everyone's needs and goals are different. But there are some basics that most investors should consider when building their investment strategy.

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Learn the difference between the two main investing philosophies, active and passive investing.

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What Is Value Investing?

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Value investing is finding investments that are good value for money. Here's everything else you need to know about value investing.

What is Hedging

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At the basic level, hedging is protecting your finances from risk in case your investment loses value. It also helps you limit your losses if things don’t go as planned.

How to buy Bitcoin in Canada

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Want to buy Bitcoin but not sure where to start? Pay attention: here’s everything you need to know about buying Bitcoin.

What Inflation Is, and How to Measure It

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Understanding how inflation affects your finances will help you make informed decisions regarding saving and investing your money in the long run. If you’re unaware of how inflation affects your money, you could inadvertently make decisions that cause you to lose money or miss out on opportunities to grow your money.

What is Fintech? Explanation & Examples

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Fintech is a word that combines the terms “financial” and “technology” and has come to refer to any company that seeks to use new technology to disrupt the financial services industry. Learn more here.

How to Buy Ethereum

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Heard of Ethereum but not sure how to get your hands on it? This article’s for you.