We have built a library of articles with content that is educational and very simple to read. Please read them to help gain knowledge or to pass on to another family member or friend.
Investments at a glance: This brochure from the CSA gives a description of the different types of investments along with the return, the risk, costs, and other information
Understanding Mutual Funds: This brochure from the CSA gives information on what Mutual Funds are, types of investments, risks, costs, questions to ask, and more...
Knowing Your Investments: This link takes you to investright.org. It provides information on Monitoring your portfolio, Understanding Company Material & Following the Market
About Investments: This link takes you to investright.org. It provides information on The Basics of Investing, Private Company Investing, High Risk Investments, Cash & Fixed Income Securities, Investment Funds, and Shares
Capital Gains & Losses on Investments Explained This link takes you to a PDF from Dynamic Funds. It provides some excellent information on Capital Gains & Losses.
The following sites are also a great resource for additional information:
CSA (Canadian Securities Administrator): In this section, you will find current information, brochures and tools to help you learn about your rights and responsibilities as an investor, how to protect your money and how to avoid frauds and scams.
BCSC (British Columbia Securities Commission): Offering educational sessions for the beginner investor
Investright.org (BCSC's Investor Education program): Providing information for investors on being an informed investor, working with an advisor, following the market, spotting investment scams, and more...