Before entering into the details of technical buy and sell signals, it is necessary to understand what the basic technical patterns are telling us: waves of buyers, waves of sellers, neutral patterns between waves, and the impact of transaction volumes during technical patterns.

Have $1,000 to invest and wondering how to make your money grow? Maybe you’re even wondering whether it’s possible! You probably think that you need experience and a large amount for it to be worth investing. Think again. You can actually grow your money without much effort!

If you’re having your first child or adding to your family, you might be worried about the impact doing so will have on your pocketbook. The cost of all the diapers, onesies and teething toys you’ll need to buy in your child’s first year can be enough to overwhelm most parents, but the expense of raising kids adds up over a child’s life. In fact, in 2015 MoneySense pegged the cost of raising a child until the age of 18 at over $250,000 Canadian dollars. To help put your mind at ease, here are some ways to prepare before your new addition arrives.


If you’ve been spending your weekends at open houses and dreaming of getting the keys to your first home, it’s easy to get caught up in the search. However, it’s important to take the time to do your research first and think about how much you can afford to spend on your new home.

In good years and bad, property is a safe investment. It is, however, an area where it’s better to think long term than to try to turn a quick profit by betting on speculation. Here’s an overview of real estate trends, to help you better understand the opportunities available.

Commission is the only cost that’s really visible when you buy or sell stocks. However, every stock transaction involves other costs that can be harder to spot, and even harder to predict.

The ups and downs of the stock exchange has recently made us aware that stocks are periodically subject to the whims of investors whose hesitation can turn quickly to nervousness.