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Investing Lessons – Warren Buffett

Investing Lessons – Warren Buffett

Investing Lessons from Warren Buffett (arguably the world’s most successful investor)

Lessons on Investing from Warren Buffett

…on long term investing
“Over the long term, the stock market news will be good. In the 20th century, the United States endured two world wars and other traumatic and expensive military conflicts; the Depression; a dozen or so recessions and financial panics; oil shocks; a flu epidemic; and the resignation of a disgraced president. Yet the Dow rose from 66 to 11,497.”
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A Financial Recap on 2011

A Financial Recap on 2011

Courtesy of Claire Sarda from Redsell-Seguin and Associates.

A Financial Recap on 2011

As we close out 2011, a heavily volatile year for stock markets, we breathe a sigh of relief that the year is now behind us. Some stock indices finished the year higher like the US Dow Jones Industrial Average, some lower like the Canadian S&P TSX. However, European markets by far took centre stage throughout 2011.

To recap, each quarter of 2011 was captivated by headline news. There was the ...

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Financial Planning can give Elderly Clients Peace of Mind

Financial Planning can give Elderly Clients Peace of Mind

Courtesy of Janet Baccarani from DFS Private Wealth.

Most financial planners have many elderly clients. Some need legal assistance, whether for drawing up a will and power of attorney, selling a home or completing an estate plan. The financial planner wants to have a referral arrangement with a law firm that understands the needs of the elderly clients. As a financial planner, I want to know that the lawyer I refer clients to is patient and understands that the ...

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