Inflation: The Silent Money Killer

Inflation: The Silent Money Killer

What is Inflation? I do like Investopedia’s definition of inflation: It is the decline of purchasing power of a given currency over time. A quantitative estimate of the rate at which the decline in purchasing power occurs can be reflected in the increase of an average...
What Is A Balanced Mutual Fund?

What Is A Balanced Mutual Fund?

What Is A Balanced Mutual Fund? A balanced mutual fund is basically a mutual fund that is a combination of bonds, equity (stocks) and cash holdings. The goal of this type of fund is to conserve capital, appreciate capital, as well as create an income stream. These...
Mutual Funds Vs Segregated Funds

Mutual Funds Vs Segregated Funds

What is a Mutual Fund? A mutual fund is a type of financial vehicle where the money collected from investors gets pooled and invested in a combination of stocks, bonds, money market instruments, commodities, cash investment strategies and other assets. Mutual funds...