Should you invest in mid- and small-cap funds now?

Should you invest in mid- and small-cap funds now?

With the new government taking office with a massive majority, it has the elbow room to push through the reforms. No wonder markets are expecting the government will take adequate steps to set right the slowing down economic trajectory and...
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When you should and should not invest in tax-free bonds

When you should and should not invest in tax-free bonds

Ashvin is in his early forties and wants to invest in a fixed income product. His investment adviser has told him that quite a few tax-free bond issues are coming up from public sector companies. Such bonds are long tenor bonds, typically...
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You can make your investment journey as smooth as a road journey

You can make your investment journey as smooth as a road journey

Summer is upon us and most of us would have already started packing our bags to hit the road. But would it surprise you if I were to tell you that your investment journey is quite similar to your road...
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Small Business Thank You Letters Don’t Have to be Hard, See These 5 Samples

Small Business Thank You Letters Don’t Have to be Hard, See These 5 Samples

Sending a simple thank you letter goes a long way in strengthening strong and long-lasting business relationships. You might write to a hard-working employee that shows dedication and commitment to your business. Or you might write to a loyal customer...
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A passion for small business is overrated – it won’t make you money

Passion? Oh, puh-lease. I oftentimes speak to people starting up their own companies. They’re “excited” and “passionate” and “overjoyed” to be entrepreneurs. Good for them. It’s important to be passionate. But that’s not the most important th...
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How do you solve a marketing problem like Mary Jane?

How do you solve a marketing problem like Mary Jane?

Tim Dewhirst is a senior research fellow in marketing and public policy at the College of Business and Economics at the University of Guelph. Despite Canada’s legalization of recreational marijuana on Oct. 17, uncertainty remains about what marijuana marketi...
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