Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) can provide a way to enhance the performance of a portfolio but the recent proliferation in the number, complexity and variations of the financial instrument may require investors to seek out the guidance of a professional adviser.

Yes, you can buy happiness — especially if the money saves you time. People who dole out cash to save time on things like housekeeping, delivery services, and taxis are a little bit happier than those who don't, new research finds.

The new home experience, however, doesn't end at the purchase of your house or condo. It continues as you make all the choices regarding features, finishes, upgrades and even exterior brick and paint. It can be a daunting process, but if you are prepared, it shouldn't be too difficult.


I'm buying a condo, and my salesperson wants to include a condition about the status certificate. What does that mean? There are a few additional wrinkles in a condo purchase, compared to buying a house, that you should be aware of.

Maybe you’ve been working in your current role for a couple of years and are itching to take over the reins on an important project. What can you do to make sure your name is the first that comes to mind the next time the higher ups are thinking about moving someone another rung up the corporate ladder?

You’ve just been offered the job that you’ve dreamed about ever since you were a pimply teenager, but there’s one problem-you’re going to have to relocate. Do you take the job and call up a moving company? Or keep looking for something great locally? Here are a few things to consider before you start packing your knick-knacks and dreaming about your new city.

A part-time summer job can teach teens the value of earning a paycheque, but not necessarily how to manage their money wisely. That's a job parents should take on, and the earlier the better, experts say. Teaching teens the basics of saving, following a budget and the principles behind responsibly managing checking and credit accounts can instil healthy financial habits that will serve them well as adults.